Catalan Grilled Tomato Bread - Steven Raichlen Recipe #10

  CATALAN GRILLED TOMATO BREAD This recipe for grilled tomato bread combines artisanal bread and juicy heirloom tomatoes for a mouthwatering appetizer... Source: Steven Raichlen Catalan Grilled Tomato Bread, prepared by Steven Raichlen. Photo by Chris Bierlein. Serves: 8 4 large garlic cloves, peeled and halved 4 ripe red heirloom tomatoes, cut in half crosswise Maldon sea salt and freshly ground black pepper Premium extra virgin olive oil, preferably Spanish Finely chopped fresh chives, for serving 8 slices of your favorite artisanal bread, preferably with a coarse crumb (each slice should be 6 to 8 inches long, 4 inches wide,...

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5 Best Hibachi Grills for Your Own Backyard

    Hibachi at Home  5 Best Hibachi Grills There are a lot of reasons to consider the best hibachi grills on the market. Cooking hibachi style is fun, easy, a crowd pleaser, a kid pleaser, and it's way cheaper to host a hibachi party in your own back yard than at a hibachi restaurant. My kids absolute favorite restaurant for any celebratory dinner is a hibachi restaurant here called Sakura. For birthdays - Sakura. For the closing performances of plays - Sakura. For sports team victories - Sakura. To celebrate that it is Monday, which means only 5 more...

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Tuna Tacos with Tequila Crema - Steven Raichlen Recipe #9

Tuna Tacos with Tequila Crema Source: Steven Raichlen Serves: 8 as a main course This recipe from master griller Steven Raichlen comes just in time for National Kids Take Over the Kitchen Day! Teach them how to take a Mexican favorite - tacos - to a whole other level. These tuna tacos are sophisticated and delicious. Your adult guests will be more than happy to help finish off the tequila after you add a splash to make the crema. (Check out this Fiery Margarita Recipe.) Steven Raichlen's Tuna Tacos with Tequila Crema. Photo by Chris Bierlein. 3 pounds sushi-quality tuna steaks,...

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Best BBQ Grill Accessories and Master Griller Must-Haves

 BBQ Grill Accessories You'll Love While it's nice to think you can rely on your caveman instincts to grill your food just right every time you barbecue, a few handy tools will take the guesswork and mess out and make the experience stress free.  Lavatools PT12 Javelin Digital Instant Read Meat Thermometer Lavatools PT12 Javelin Digital Instant Read Meat ThermometerThe worst part of barbecuing is those few minutes when a wrong decision will leave you with meat that is either too rare or cooked to the toughness of leather. This handy little tool gives you a temperature reading within 3...

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Designer Backyard: 5 Fashionable Picks for Outdoor Spaces

How to Create a Designer Backyard Fashion Week is coming up, which has me thinking about how to create a designer backyard. Your back garden and patio can be dressed up just like those chisel-cheeked beanpoles on the runway. A lot of them come into hair and makeup looking pretty plain, so even a nondescript plot of grass can be transformed into a designer backyard in a jiffy. Order one or two or a few of these ultra cool items and your outdoor space will become so alluring that you may never go back inside. 1. Gorgeous Gloster Grid Deep...

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