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rachelinthecity Apr 18, 2007 04:18 PM

i've noticed a few restaurants doing smoked and/or grilled fruits in unusual ways and am loving it! anyone else seen local spots doing cool stuff w/ fruit?

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    backyardbbq RE: rachelinthecity Apr 18, 2007 06:23 PM

    I have not seen it in restaurants but I own a grill store and we host grill classes where I have seen chefs grill all kinds of fruit particularly pineapple and apples. Last Saturday a chef quartered a pineapple drizzled rum on it, sprinkled with a dessert rub, then grilled it. The crowd loved it!

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      MikeLM RE: rachelinthecity Apr 19, 2007 09:58 AM

      Peaches and apricots do really well on the grill. Bobby Flay has several recipes, and I'm sure Michael Chiarello has some grilled fruit creations as well.

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