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Beyond burgers: 6 healthy, tasty alternatives to grill Memorial Day weekend

Five tips for a successful Memorial Day weekend grill

With Memorial Day weekend coming up, Judith Fertig and Karen Adler, cookbook authors of "Red, White and 'Que" (Running Press), demonstrated five tips for a successful grilling at Smoke 'n' Fire in Overland Park.
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With Memorial Day weekend coming up, Judith Fertig and Karen Adler, cookbook authors of "Red, White and 'Que" (Running Press), demonstrated five tips for a successful grilling at Smoke 'n' Fire in Overland Park.

Sure, you could throw some burgers on the grill this Memorial Day weekend and call it a day, but where’s the fun in that? Or the nutrition?

Here are six alternatives to start your summer off right:

Guaca-Bella Fajitas

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Grilled Chicken Spiedini

chicken spiedini
Grilled Chicken Spiedini with pasta Tammy Ljungblad tjungblad@kcstar.com

 

Herbed Fish With Avocado Sauce

herbed fish
Herbed Fish With Avocado Sauce David Eulitt deulitt@kcstar.com

 

Grilled Chimichurri Shrimp Salad

chimichurri shrimp salad
Grilled Chimichurri Shrimp Salad TAMMY LJUNGBLAD tljungblad@kcstar.com

Citrus-Glazed Turkey

citrus glazed turkey
Citrus-Glazed Turkey JILL TOYOSHIBA jtoyoshiba@kcstar.com

Grilled Shrimp and Vegetable Pasta Salad

pasta salad
Grilled Shrimp and Vegetable Pasta Salad Tammy Ljungblad tljungblad@kcstar.com

 
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