It's summer and the cowgirl's grill has been most definitely been the favorite household appliance. Is there nothing better than savory meat sizzling on a warm sunny summer day? Well, maybe a few things, but honestly summer means good grilled food. Man, could I spew out more adjectives? I guess I could, but I'll be kind and spare you the Dr. Suessish blog post.
Anyway, back to grilled meat. Marinades are so awesome are they not? I mean, a few simple ingredients, zip lock baggie, and fresh meat is really all you need. Oh ya, and a grill.
Now you MUST try this marinade on some good ol' chops. You MUST! So read on and find out how to whip up these most awesome chops :)
1/4 cup red wine vinegar
Juice from one lime
1/2 de-seeded and finely minced jalapeno
1 teaspoon honey
2 tablespoons olive oil
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 cup finely minced cilantro
Blend all marinade ingredients together and pour over 2-3 pounds pork chops. Let chill in the refrigerator for at least 3 hours before grilling up.