Using the oven grill function
One of the most underused functions on an oven is the broiler setting. Did you know that it can be used as a make-shift grill?
Who doesn´t love a good BBQ?
There is a certain something to cooking food over a flame. The sight... The sound... The smell...
But sometimes nature has other ideas
Winter, rain, hail or just bone-chilling cold. You can´t always barbecue outside.
By utilizing the broiler setting on your oven you can actually grill inside - all year round.
How to use the grill function in your oven
Have you ever used the broiler setting on your oven? Think of it as an upside-down grill. Instead of heat coming from the bottom it comes from the top. While you won´t get the smoky flavor - you can get a great char. Quick cooking grilled recipes work great in the oven. Most ovens shut off the broiler once the target temperature is reached - to keep you "grill" going, leave the oven door slightly ajar. Be sure to check the food frequently so it doesn´t burn.