May
20

Simple Lemon Grilled Asparagus

This is an easy and delicious way to grill asparagus.  Just marinade it in a plastic bag and grill.  I love the extra touch of grilling the lemon to drizzle over the top.
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Place the asparagus in a large ziploc bag and add lemon juice, garlic, oil, salt, and pepper.
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Seal the bag and distribute the marinade.  Place in the refrigerator for 2 hours.
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Heat your grill to medium-high.  Add asparagus and cook for about 5 minutes, making sure to turn every minute or so.
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Slice lemon in half and grill cut side down for 2 minutes.
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Remove from grill.  Drizzle with grilled lemon juice, season to taste, and serve!
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Ingredients:
1 bunch of asparagus (about 1lb) washed and trimmed

2 Tablspoons olive oil

Juice of 1 lemon

1 lemon; sliced in half for grilling

1 clove garlic; minced

1/4 teaspoon salt

fresh ground pepper to taste

Instructions:
Place asparagus in a large ziploc bag and add in lemon juice, garlic, oil, salt, and pepper.

Seal the bag and distribute marinade onto the asparagus.

Place in refirgerator for 2 hours.

Heat grill to medium-high.

Grill asparagus for about 5 minutes, turning every minute.

Slice 1 lemon in half and grill cut side down for 2 minutes.

Remove aspargus and lemon from grill.  Drizzle with grilled lemon juice.  Salt and pepper to taste and serve!

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Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic and Cranberries
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Roasted Asparagus
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  • http://invertedsneakers.wordpress.com allisonfiorini

    Yum! Looks beautiful. I’m making some asparagus on my grill tonight :)

    • http://jenchoosesjoy.com jenchoosesjoy

      Hope you like it!!

  • http://montrealrunnermom.wordpress.com Jennifer Florence

    Fabulous BBQ ideas!!

  • http://www.runningnreading.com Running ‘N’ Reading

    I love asparagus so much…can we just have this every day? 😉

    • http://jenchoosesjoy.com jenchoosesjoy

      It’s so good!!!

  • http://idonteatthat.wordpress.com Jamie

    I’ve already printed all these recipes for my BBQ next week! : )

    • http://jenchoosesjoy.com jenchoosesjoy

      Hope you love them!!

  • http://oncebyalys.com Alys

    This looks delicious! Will be going on the menu for my birthday BBQ! ?

    • http://jenchoosesjoy.com jenchoosesjoy

      Hope you love it!!

  • thisrunnersrecipes

    Asparagus has been so fresh and delicious lately! Definitely trying this recipe once we set up our grill!

    • http://jenchoosesjoy.com jenchoosesjoy

      Hope you like it!!!

  • http://movinitwithmichelle.wordpress.com Movin’ it with Michelle

    YUM!!! I love asparagus, and LOVE to grill it!!

    • http://jenchoosesjoy.com jenchoosesjoy

      Me too!

  • http://www.thesimplepeach.com/ thesimplepeach

    Asparagus rocks! I’ve been adding it to omelets lately. yum!

    • http://jenchoosesjoy.com jenchoosesjoy

      Yum!!

  • http://cinnamongingertea.wordpress.com Silvia

    Reblogged this on Cinnamon Ginger Tea.

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