Marinating Recipes

Tenderize, season and prepare your meat with marinating recipes in a ton of different styles.

Add Filter

    Smashed Olives

    My best friend and I came up with this recipe to bring back the wonderful tastes of Spain with us. When you are finished with the olives, use the flavored olive oil for a chicken or shrimp marinade. —Tiffani Warner, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

    Multi-Cooker Buffalo Wings with Blue Cheese Dip

    These fall-off-the-bone-tender Ninja Foodi wings have just the right amount of heat. The cool blue cheese dressing creates the perfect...


    Spanish Marinated Mushrooms

    I had some amazing marinated mushrooms in a little tapas bar in Seville when I was stationed in Spain with...


    Grilled Teriyaki Beef Skewers

    These beef skewers are easy to make and even easier to eat—perfect for any party! The horseradish cream sauce pairs...


    Greek Shrimp Canapes

    I grew up by the ocean and then moved to a land-locked state. I wanted to show people in my...

    Cranberry-Glazed Lamb Skewers

    Lamb marinated with savory cranberry sauce—I love making this for Christmas parties. Guests will appreciate that it's not your average...


    Thai Shrimp Appetizers

    Our tasters simply loved the spicy heat, garlic flavor and splash of lime in these yummy, no-cook appetizers that can...

    Margarita Chicken Quesadillas

    Quesadillas have never tasted so good as when they are filled with slightly sweet onions and peppers and topped with...


    Bocconcini & Strawberry Bruschetta

    If you had to capture summer in a salad, this would be it. Mozzarella pearls are infused with a sweet...


    Dijon-Marinated Cocktail Shrimp

    I like to prepare the shrimp for this recipe a day ahead and store them in an airtight container in...


    Chili-Lime Shrimp Kabobs

    Lime and chili add a kick that really make this recipe pop. Plus, the grilled peppers are a great way...

    Lime-Cilantro Shrimp Skewers

    My friend gave me this grill-friendly recipe. The combination of lime, cilantro and soy sauce gives these shrimp skewers a...


    Holiday Pickled Shrimp

    Holiday entertaining is a breeze when I turn to this special appetizer that can be prepared days in advance. Special...


    Grilled Cajun Shrimp Skewers

    Add some veggies like red and orange bell pepper rings on a bed of salad greens for a healthy, elegant...


    Sesame Pork Appetizers

    The honey marinade gives this hearty pork appetizer added flavor. The dipping sauce is so yummy.you might find other uses...


    Garden-Fresh Seafood Cocktail

    For something cool on a hot day, we mix shrimp and crabmeat with crunchy veggies straight from the garden. Look...

    Curried Beef Satay

    Here’s a hearty addition to your appetizer tray. Tender strips of beef sirloin are marinated in a spicy curry sauce,...


    Marinated Sausage Kabobs

    These flavorful and colorful appetizers are so fun they'll be the talk of the party. And they're so easy: Simply...


    Honey-Glazed Wings

    My family favors chicken wings that are mildly seasoned with honey, ginger, soy sauce and chili sauce. Tasty and tender,...


    Taste of Home Logo

    Deep-Fried Chicken Wings

    A soy sauce mixture with sesame seeds and green onion adds flavor to these deep-fried wings. My mom got the...


    Garlic Ginger Chicken Strips

    Writes Candy Snyder from Salem, Oregon, "Whether you serve these moist and tender chicken strips as an appetizer or main...


    Skewered Shrimp

    Joan Morris combines four ingredients to create a ginger mixture that's used as both a marinade and a sauce for...


    Mark’s Marinated Mushrooms

    This appetizer is equally delicious served hot or cold. It's a real crowd-pleaser.—Mark Curry, Buena Vista, Colorado


    Spicy Ranch Chicken Wings

    “My mother gave me this recipe more than 10 years ago,” writes Tracy Peters of Corinth, Mississippi. “Since then, I’ve...

    Magazine Cover

    Subscribe & SAVE

    Save Up To 80%!

    Jalapeno Quail Appetizers

    "My husband quail-hunts every season, and this recipe has become our favorite way to serve the birds. The bacon keeps...


    Honey Soy Wings

    Forget going out to eat when you can make your own chicken wings; You can make them at home. They...


    Marinated Olives

    Our son often made these olives for holiday get-togethers. They are simple to make and add a little zest to...


    Chicken Bacon Bites

    Ginger and orange marmalade give these rumaki-style snacks wonderful flavor. I marinate the wrapped chicken earlier in the day and...


    Orange-Glazed Chicken Wings

    "I normally don't care for wings, but after I tried this recipe that was shared by a coworker, it changed...


    Jamaican Shrimp

    Zesty jerk seasoning is a nice complement to sweet mango in this crowd-pleasing appetizer. Although this delicious dish takes time...