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4 Marinades to Ring in Grill Season

It's finally time to break out the grill and start enjoying fresh and delicious meals outside. Whether you're throwing a Memorial Day cookout, having a barbecue to celebrate your kid's school graduation or just enjoy grilling outdoors on the weekend, there's so many tasty marinades you can take advantage of to add an extra boost of flavor to your foods.

Ring in grill season with these four marinades you can whip up in your Oster® Pure Blend™ 300 Blender.

1. Spicy Peach Marinade
Sweet peaches are a popular addition to grilled meats and salsas, but why not take things up a notch by adding in a little spice with jalapenos. This marinade will add a little kick to grilled shrimp, chicken or steak.

Ingredients:

  • 2 peaches, peeled, cored and sliced
  • 2 teaspoons peach jam
  • 2 tablespoons chopped jalapeno peppers
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro.

Directions
Add all ingredients to your Oster® Pure Blend™ blender jar. Select the PUREE speed and blend for 3-4 minutes or until the mixture is smooth. Place seafood or meat in a large bowl and pour the marinade over it, then cover with plastic wrap or aluminum foil. Refrigerate for 2-3 hours, then grill.

2. Honey Lime Marinade
This light marinade is perfect for giving grilled meats and seafood a subtle, fresh flavor. This recipe pairs especially well with grilled chicken wings or pork.

Ingredients:

  • Juice of 1 lime
  • 3 tablespoons honey
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 teaspoon garlic
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil.

Directions
Add all ingredients to your Oster® Pure Blend™ blender jar. Select the PULSE setting and blend for 1-2 minutes. Pour over meats or seafood and let set in the refrigerator for 3-4 hours. If you're short on time, this marinade is also delicious poured over grilled meats right before serving.

3. Sweet Teryaki Marinade
This flavorful Asian-inspired marinade will be a crowdpleaser when used with steak tips, chicken wings and ribs.

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon grated ginger
  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup of water
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder.

Directions
Add all ingredients to your Oster® Pure Blend™ blender jar. Select the PULSE setting and blend for 1-2 minutes. Pour into a bowl over grilled meats and refrigerate for 3-4 hours.

4. Barbecue Ranch Marinade
Your cookout guests will love this rich marinade that's bursting with barbecue flavor! Try it on all your favorite grilled meats, from ribs to flank steak.

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup barbecue sauce
  • 1/2 cup ranch dressing
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon fresh dill.

Directions
Add all ingredients to your Oster® Pure Blend™ blender jar. Select the PULSE setting and blend for 1-2 minutes. Pour over grilled meats and refrigerate for 2-3 hours.

 
 
 

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