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Herb Grilled Vegetables


Herb Grilled Vegetables

Herb Grilled Vegetables

Yield

Makes 6 servings

Ingredients

3/4 cup olive oil
1/4 cup red wine vinegar
2 to 3 tablespoons finely chopped mixed fresh herbs or2 teaspoons mixed dried herbs
1 tablespoon lemon pepper
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 medium eggplant (about 1-1/4 pounds)
2 medium zucchini
2 to 3 medium yellow squash
2 medium red bell peppers

Preparation

  1. Combine oil, vinegar, herbs, lemon pepper and garlic in small bowl; mix well.
  2. Slice eggplant, zucchini and yellow squash lengthwise into 1/4- to 1/2-inch-thick slices. Cut red peppers into 1-inch strips. Place vegetables in 13X9-inch baking dish. Pour oil mixture over vegetables; turn to coat. Marinate 30 minutes.
  3. Spray grid with nonstick cooking spray. Prepare grill for direct cooking. Remove vegetables from marinade; reserve marinade. Grill vegetables, on covered grill, over medium coals 8 to 16 minutes or until fork-tender, turning once or twice.
  4. Return grilled vegetables to baking dish; turn to coat with remaining marinade. Serve warm or at room temperature.

Variation

Cut the eggplant, zucchini and yellow squash into cubes. Toss with the red peppers and remaining vinaigrette.

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