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Grilled Asparagus with Warm Crab Salad

I hope this recipe for Grilled Asparagus with Warm Crab Salad will inspire you to devote more real estate on your grill to vegetables. I realize burgers may be the first thing you think of when you fire up the grill. Charred steaks and grilled seafood are natural choices too. But live fire can really transform vegetables in ways that other methods of cooking just can't. Grilling vegetables enhances and intensifies their natural flavor, causing the sugars to caramelize and giving a crisp outside and a soft center. Take asparagus – even thin woody stalks can go from coarse to creamy when cooked over high heat. Read More


About Greg

I started my blog on a whim. I was looking for a creative challenge, which may sound odd because I spent 20 years as an entertainment industry photographer. I’m not talking paparazzi, I don’t have the personality to hide in the bushes! I like fresh takes on the familiar. My recipes are often simple, modern and colorful, with roots in traditional styles. I'm the author of two cookbooks. I’ve been a speaker at IFBC, Food Buzz and Camp Blogaway. I’ve led cooking demonstrations in Panama and Costa Rica and developed recipes for major brands. I’ve traveled to Peru, Mexico, Norway and Alaska to promote culinary and/or vineyard travel tours. I was even featured in Food & Wine Magazine. I also co-host The Table Set on Home Fries podcast network.