Mojo Grilling Marinade

Contributed By: Parker


6 cloves garlic, coarsely chopped
½ cup minced yellow onion
1 cup freshly squeezed orange juice
½ cup freshly squeezed lime juice
½ teaspoon ground cumin
1 teaspoon dried oregano flakes
½ teaspoon lemon-pepper seasoning
½ teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
1 teaspoon kosher salt
¼ cup chopped cilantro
1 teaspoon hot pepper sauce (e.g. Tabasco™) (Optional)
1 cup olive oil


Step 1
Pulse the garlic and onion in a blender until very finely chopped. Pour in orange juice, lime juice; season with cumin, oregano, lemon-pepper, black pepper, salt, cilantro, and hot pepper sauce. Blend until thoroughly incorporated. Pour in the olive oil, and blend until smooth.

Helpful Hints:

This mojo marinade is delicious for use with meats and fish before grilling. It's a great marinade for grilled flank steak, whole pork loins, and on whole rotisserie chickens! Meat and chicken should be marinated overnight, fish only needs one hour.
15 mins
15 mins
3 cups
Nutrition Facts
Per Serving: 177 calories; protein 0.4g; carbohydrates 4.4g; fat 18.1g; sodium 183.7mg.

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