al pastor marinade

made with pineapple, orange juice, & chiles, al pastor is perfection when you’re craving sweet heat with some mexican flare. if you want to make something with MAJOR flavor without the MAJOR time commitment, this al pastor marinade is about to become your newest bff! #playswellwithbutter #alpastor #alpastorrecipe #alpastormarinade #alpastortacos #grilledalpastsor #easymarinade #grillingrecipes #chickenmarinade #porkmarinade

made with pineapple, orange juice, & chiles, al pastor is perfection when you’re craving sweet heat with some mexican flare. my al pastor marinade delivers all the flavor you expect when you bite into a piece of perfectly carmelly & crusty al pastor, using pantry ingredients i always have on hand. if you LOVE mexican food & you want to make something with MAJOR flavor without the MAJOR time commitment, this easy marinade is about…

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chermoula sauce

Similar to chimichurri, chermoula is packed with garlic & punchy fresh herbs (like cilantro, parsley, mint), but it also has a hint of warmth from spices common in North African & Middle Eastern cooking (cumin & coriander ftw!). It’s traditionally served over grilled fish...but I’m pretty sure once you have it you’ll want to put it on everythaaang. #playswellwithbutter #chermoula #chermoulasauce #morrocanfood #morrocanrecipes #marinaderecipe #easymarinade #grillingrecipes #chickenmarinade

similar to chimichurri, chermoula sauce is packed with garlic & punchy fresh herbs (like cilantro, parsley, mint), but it also has a hint of warmth from spices common in north african & middle eastern cooking (cumin & coriander ftw!). it’s traditionally served over grilled fish…but i’m pretty sure once you have it you’ll want to put it on everythaaang. pin this chermoula sauce recipe for later!!! an easy 5-minute chermoula recipe don’t even say it!…

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mom’s teriyaki sauce

My mom’s teriyaki recipe is the perfectly balanced teriyaki sauce, with just the right amount of umami from soy sauce, ginger, & garlic, & a beautiful sweetness from brown sugar, which helps create an addictively caramelized crust on whatever you’re grilling. The perfect teriyaki sauce recipe to make teriyaki chicken, teriyaki beef, or teriyaki burgers! #playswellwithbutter #marinaderecipe #easymarinade #grillingrecipes #teriyaki #teriyakisauce #teriyakimarinade #teriyakichicken #teriyakibeef

my mom’s teriyaki recipe is the perfectly balanced teriyaki sauce, with just the right amount of umami from soy sauce, ginger, & garlic, & a beautiful sweetness from brown sugar, which helps create an addictively caramelized crust on whatever you’re grilling. the perfect teriyaki sauce recipe to make teriyaki chicken, teriyaki beef, or teriyaki burgers! pin this easy teriyaki sauce recipe for later!!! my family’s easy homemade teriyaki sauce recipe my mom’s teriyaki sauce is…

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greek marinade

A Greek-inspired grilling marinade perfect for whenever you’re grilling up a recipe or meal with a little bit of Mediterranean flare. This Greek-ish grilling marinade has a Greek yogurt base, which keeps whatever you’re grilling completely tender & juicy, & tons of garlic, lemon & oregano to add tons of Mediterranean flavor to every single bite. Perfect for grilled chicken, grilled lamb, or grilled veggies! #marinaderecipe #easymarinade #greekmarinade #greekchickenmarinade #grillingrecipes

a greek-inspired grilling marinade perfect for whenever you’re grilling up a recipe or meal with a little bit of mediterranean flare. this greek marinade has a greek yogurt base, which keeps whatever you’re grilling completely tender & juicy, & tons of garlic, lemon & oregano to add tons of mediterranean flavor to every single bite. perfect for grilled chicken, grilled lamb, or grilled veggies! pin this easy greek marinade recipe for later!!! one easy marinade…

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pwwb all-purpose grilling marinade

Equal parts zesty, sweet & spicy, this all-purpose grilling marinade hits on all of the the right notes. Brown sugar lends the perfect amount of sweetness to help create an addictively caramelized crust on whatever you’re grilling, & pantry spices like chili powder & smoked paprika add just the right amount of kick. #playswellwithbutter #marinaderecipe #easymarinade #grillingrecipes #steakmarinade #chickenmarinade #porkmarinade #vegetablemarinade

equal parts zesty, sweet & spicy, this all-purpose grill marinade hits on all of the right notes. brown sugar lends the perfect amount of sweetness to help create an addictively caramelized crust on whatever you’re grilling, & pantry spices like chili powder & smoked paprika add just the right amount of kick. don’t forget to pin this easy all-purpose grill marinade recipe for later!!! one easy marinade recipe for perfect grilled chicken, steak, pork, veggies…

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grilling 101

grilling 101: everything you need to know to start grilling this summer! grilling can be intimidating, but it’s so much easier than it seems – i promise! this post will help you go from newbie to grillmaster in no time flat. read on to learn about must-have grilling equipment, how to light your grill, how to clean your grill, & to understand grilling temperatures.  icymi: plays well with butter is all about helping you find…

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the modern gal’s guide to mastering indirect heat & zone grilling

the modern gal’s guide to mastering how to grill with indirect heat by creating temperature zones in your gas or charcoal grill. grilling with indirect heat (by creating temperature zones in your grill) is key to successfully grilling so many different types of food (grilled wings! grilled steak! grilled veggies!). this post will walk you through how to create temperature zones in your grill to control your grill's temperature & grill with both direct & indirect heat. #playswellwithbutter #grilling #grillingtips #outdoorgrilling #grillingDIY #howtogrill #grillingforbeginners #indirectheatgrilling #2zonegrilling

the modern gal’s guide to mastering how to grill with indirect heat by creating temperature zones in your gas or charcoal grill. grilling with indirect heat (by creating temperature zones in your grill) is key to successfully grilling so many different types of food (grilled wings! grilled steak! grilled veggies!). this post will walk you through how to create temperature zones in your grill to control your grill’s temperature & grill with both direct &…

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the modern gal’s guide to mastering how to clean (& deep clean!) your grill

the modern gal's guide to mastering how to clean (& deep clean!) your grill this summer. cleaning your grill regularly is, hands down, the most important thing you can do to keep it burning the way it's designed to. this post will show you how to properly clean your grill after every use, as well as how to deep clean a gas grill at the beginning of the grilling season. #playswellwithbutter #grilling #grillingtips #grillingstation #outdoorgrilling #grillingDIY #howtogrill #howtocleangrill #howtocleangrillgrates #grillingforbeginners

the modern gal’s guide to mastering how to clean (& deep clean!) your grill this summer. cleaning your grill regularly is, hands down, the most important thing you can do to keep it burning the way it’s designed to. this post will show you how to properly clean your grill after every use, as well as how to deep clean a gas grill at the beginning of the grilling season. plays well with butter is…

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the modern gal’s guide to mastering how to light your grill (gas & charcoal!)

the modern gal’s guide to mastering how to light your grill this summer. overcoming the fear & uncertainty of how to light a grill is absolutely one of the most intimidating parts of grilling for new grillers. this post will walk you through mastering how to light a gas grill & how to light a charcoal grill. it’s easier than it seems - promise! #playswellwithbutter #grilling #grillingtips #grillingstation #outdoorgrilling #grillingDIY #howtogrill #grillingforbeginners

the modern gal’s guide to mastering how to light your grill this summer. overcoming the fear & uncertainty of how to light a grill is absolutely one of the most intimidating parts of grilling for new grillers. this post will walk you through mastering how to light a gas grill & how to light a charcoal grill. it’s easier than it seems – promise! plays well with butter is all about helping you find the…

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the modern gal’s guide to must-have grilling equipment

a modern gal's guide to must-have grilling equipment. the first step in gaining confidence behind the grill is having a solid grilling set up. this post will walk you through some must-haves when it comes to setting up your grill this summer! #playswellwithbutter #grilling #grillingtips #grillingstation #outdoorgrilling #grillingDIY

the modern gal’s guide to must-have grilling equipment. the first step in gaining confidence behind the grill is having a solid grilling set up. this post will walk you through some must-haves when it comes to setting up your grill this summer!  plays well with butter is all about helping you find the confidence to really own your spot behind the grill this summer. {learn more about the pwwb let’s grill, girls! series here.} the…

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