Grilled Zucchini with Corn-Radish Salsa

Grilled Zucchini and Corn-Radish Salsa

Got this recipe from the Vegetarian Times website. Link to the recipe HERE! It wasn’t too hard to make and the marinade was really delicious for how simple it was. Next time I might make a few different marinades using (instead of lime) lemon, orange, grapefruit…the world is my oyster! I suggest you try this recipe out for yourself.

Grilled Zucchini with Corn-Radish Salsa

1/4 cup olive oil
4 Tbs. lime juice, divided
2 garlic cloves, thinly sliced
2 ears corn, husked, silk removed
1 cup thinly sliced radishes
1/4 cup finely chopped red onion
1/4 cup chopped cilantro
1 jalapeño chile, seeded and finely diced
1 tsp. grated lime zest
Pinch cayenne pepper
6 small zucchini, cut in half lengthwise

1. Heat oil with 2 Tbs. lime juice and garlic in small saucepan over medium heat until bubbles appear.
2. Let stand 5 minutes. Season with salt and pepper, if desired.
3. Preheat grill over medium heat.
4. Brush garlic oil over corn.
5. Grill 8 minutes, or until corn starts to char, turning often.
6. Transfer to cutting board, and cut off kernels.
7. Toss radishes, red onion, cilantro, jalapeño, lime zest, and remaining 2 Tbs. lime juice with corn in medium bowl.
8. Stir in cayenne pepper, and season with salt, if desired.
9. Score cut side of zucchini halves in crisscross pattern about ı/4-inch deep at 1-inch intervals.
10. Brush garlic oil on cut side of zucchini.
11. Place zucchini on grill, cut-side down, and cook 12 minutes, turning occasionally. Each time cut side is exposed, baste with garlic oil.
12. Serve zucchini hot, topped with salsa.

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