Make Summer Delicious With These Savory Summer Grilling Favorites!

Summer has finally arrived and it’s time to get friends and family together to fire up the grill. Think beyond grilling only meat and fill your grill with a variety of fresh produce this summer. Filling half your plate with produce will be a snap once you toss colorful vegetables and fruit on your grill!  Grilling an entire meal of fresh fruit, vegetables and lean meat can be an easy and fun way for everyone at the party to enjoy a variety of nutritious and delicious foods.

Savory Fast, Fresh and Easy™ magazine from MARTIN’S Food Markets is here to provide kitchen inspiration that won’t break your summer budget.  Let’s make the summer sizzle with these grill-ready, kid-pleasing barbecue meal ideas!


sliced grilled heirloom tomatoes and mozzarellaSliced grilled heirloom tomatoes and mozzarella

Fast and fresh, this gorgeous summer recipe will be your go-to for the season.

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inside-out turkey cheeseburgersInside-out grilled turkey burgers

These burgers are juicy, tasty and leaner than beef burgers. The cheese melts just enough to add a little gooey goodness.

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grilled corn on the cob with herbed cheese prinCorn on the cob with herb cheese   

Corn is at its sweetest and most delicious when grilled. A cheesy herb topping just makes things even better.

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grilled fruit kabobsGrilled fruit kabobs

While the grill is still hot, why not make dessert? Fruit kabobs are a fun and easy way to prepare and serve summer fruit—and their natural moisture keeps them from drying out over the flame.

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For more summer recipe ideas, be sure to download the Savory Fast, Fresh and Easy™ magazine app.  New recipes are uploaded every week, including easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions and quick tips to make cooking easier.

If you are in search for nutrition information for a healthier lifestyle, your Richmond area MARTIN’S in-store nutritionists are here to help through individual consultations, store tours, community events and classes!  Both Richmond area MARTIN’S nutritionists, Valerie Pulley and Caroline Roessler, are offering classes in June. Please visit the Richmond MARTIN’S website for an upcoming class schedule.

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Valerie Pulley
Valerie Pulley, RDN has more than 25 years of experience as a Registered Dietitian and is currently a Richmond area in-store nutritionist for MARTIN’S Food Markets. As a working mom of two daughters, Valerie relates well to the challenges today’s moms face trying to establish and maintain healthy habits for a busy lifestyle. She is committed to offering practical advice based on up-to-date medical information to help families make sustainable healthy changes to their lifestyle. To schedule a consultation or store tour with either of our in-store Nutritionists, call Valerie Pulley, RDN at 804-364-3644 or Caroline Roessler, MS, RDN at 804-794-7074. For more healthy tips, visit the MARTIN’S website.