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Grilled Portobello Mushrooms, Sweet Peppers and Onions
From: Karen C. Greenlee

Recipe By : Bon Appetit, November, 1997
Serving Size: 8

  • 1/2 cup balsamic vinegar
  • 1/4 cup olive oil (preferably extra-virgin)
  • 2 teaspoons chopped fresh thyme
  • 1 teaspoon grated lemon peel
  • 6 4 inch portobello mushrooms, stemmed, cut out -- and discard gills
  • 2 large red bell peppers -- halved, seeded
  • 2 large yellow bell peppers -- halved, seeded
  • 2 large red onions, cut into -- 1/2" thick rounds
Prepare gril*l (medium-high heat).
Whisk vinegar, oil, thyme and lemon peel in large bowl to blend well.
Season vinaigrette to taste with salt and pepper.

Brush vinaigrette over vegetables.
Grill until mushrooms are tender and juicy, and peppers and onions are crisp-tender, about 12 minutes per side.

Cut mushrooms and peppers into 1/2-inch-thick strips.
Toss mushrooms, peppers and onions in a bowl.
Season with salt and pepper.

Serve at room temperature.

* Can also be prepared in oven on a broiler pan at about 400-450 degrees F.: