Labor Day weekend is here and you know what that means…
Family, friends, fun and grilling! Tasty grilling is the best part of the long weekend, which is why having a variety of food is important. The menu doesn’t have to be filled with unhealthy options either. Here are the some healthy recipes you can try on the grill that are mouth watery delicious.
#1 – Marinated grilled veggies: If veggies aren’t usually your thing, try them with a honey mustard and soy sauce marinade. You’ll instantly add flavor to them.
#2 – Portabella Caprese Skewers: Veggie lovers and meat lovers both will enjoy this grilled caprese salad.
#3 – Grilled Sweet Potato Salad: Sweet potatoes are jam packed with vitamins A, C and beta carotene. Try grilling them and pairing them with a salad.
#4 – Elote Mexican Corn: Instead of the usual grilled corn with butter and mayo, add a spicy kick with cayenne pepper or chipotle powder.
#5 – Turkey Burger: This burger is made with mushrooms, black beans and avocado.
#6 – Smart Dog: Don’t just settle for hot dogs filled with all kinds of mystery parts. Instead, go for a nitrate and MSG-free vegan smart dog.
#7 – Grilled Fish Tacos: If you grill the fish instead of deep frying it, you’ll have a healthy seafood choice for the holiday.
#8 – Lemon Grilled Chicken: This is an oldie, but goodie. Sprinkle lemon juice on your chicken breasts and throw it on the grill.
#9 – Chicken Satay: This delicious meat can be eaten right off the stick.
#10 – Lemon Dill Grilled Salmon: Flavorful salmon with lemon dill seasoning.
#11 – Salmon Burgers With Dill Tartar Sauce: Salmon is full of Omega 3 fatty acids. The more of it you eat, the better. Try this salmon burger twist with dill tartar sauce.
#12 – Marinated Ginger Garlic Shrimp: Try this delicious twist on shrimp with ginger, garlic and lime marinade.
READ MORE: 27 Healthy Grilling Recipes For Labor Day