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Grilled vegetarian recipes

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Meat-free recipes on the grill

Summer cookouts and get-togethers centered around the grill aren't solely for the carnivores in your circle of family and friends. You can cook extraordinary vegetarian fare over the flame for your meat-eschewing guests and even intrigue the meat-eaters to consider a vegetarian meal. Try the following grilled vegetarian recipes for your next grill fest get-together.


Citrus Salad with Avocado

Makes 6 servings


An ideal vegetarian side-dish to serve with vegetarian and meat dishes hot off the grill.


3 (6-inch) tortillas
4 oranges
4 grapefruits
1/3 cup honey
1/4 cup raspberry vinegar
2 tablespoons oil
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 avocado, sliced


1. Preheat oven to 255 degrees F. Slice corn tortillas into very thin strips. Dry the strips by placing on a cookie sheet and baking for approximately 15 minutes. Set aside.


2. Peel oranges and grapefruits, then section, seed, and place in a large bowl. Set aside. In a small bowl, whisk together honey, raspberry vinegar, oil and salt. Pour over citrus sections and toss gently. Top with avocado slices and tortilla strips then serve.


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