Grilled Lemon-Garlic Potatoes

Make the lemon mixture the day before; cover and chill. Remove from the fridge about 30 minutes before tossing with grilled potatoes.

Yield:

Makes 8 servings

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Recipe Time

Prep: 10 Minutes
Cook: 30 Minutes
Grill: 5 Minutes

Ingredients

4 pounds small red potatoes, halved
1/4 cup olive oil, divided
1 tablespoon grated lemon rind
1/4 cup lemon juice
2 garlic cloves, pressed
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
1/2 teaspoon coarsely ground pepper
1/3 cup chopped fresh parsley
Vegetable cooking spray

Preparation

1. Bring potatoes and water to cover to a boil in a large Dutch oven over medium-high heat; cook 20 to 25 minutes or until tender. Drain and toss with 2 Tbsp. olive oil.

2. Stir together lemon rind, next 5 ingredients, and remaining 2 Tbsp. olive oil.

3. Coat a cold cooking grate with cooking spray, and place on grill over medium-high heat (350° to 400°). Place potatoes on cooking grate, and grill, covered with grill lid, 5 minutes, turning occasionally. Gently toss hot potatoes with lemon mixture. Serve immediately or at room temperature.

Note:

July 2007