Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown
Show: Good Eats
Episode: Sprung a Leek
Save Recipe Print
Total:
35 min
Prep:
15 min
Cook:
20 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
35 min
Prep:
15 min
Cook:
20 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Directions

Watch how to make this recipe.

Preheat grill to high. Cut each leek in half lengthwise and rinse thoroughly to remove all dirt and sand. Pat dry. Brush the cut side of each leek half with the bacon drippings and sprinkle with kosher salt. Grill over direct, high heat, cut side down, with lid closed, approximately 6 to 7 minutes or until grill marks appear. Remove the leeks to a sheet of aluminum foil and lay cut side up. Brush the leeks with balsamic vinegar. Reassemble the leek halves together, wrap tightly in foil, and set back on the grill away from direct heat for 10 to 12 minutes.

Remove the leeks from the foil and serve immediately, as is or with crumbled bacon and goat cheese.

More from:

Easter

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Sushi Brain 00:53

This sushi brain is the most delicious way to creep out your friends.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Braised Short Ribs

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Marinated Grilled Pork Tenderloin

Recipe courtesy of Charlie Palmer

Smoked Salmon Frittata

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Grilled Chicken Cordon Bleu

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Grilled Veal Chops with Raw Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Rachael Ray

Carrot Cake Cupcakes

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Baklava

Recipe courtesy of Michael Symon

Brined Fresh Ham

Recipe courtesy of Anne Burrell

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Food Network Apps

          In the Kitchen

          Get over 70,000 FN recipes on all your mobile devices.

          Facebook Messenger

          Ask our bot for recipes, meal ideas and daily food trivia.