Asian Grilled Squab with Vegetable Slaw Recipe

Asian Grilled Squab with Vegetable Slaw Recipe

Asian Grilled Squab with Vegetable Slaw


Asian Grilled Squab With Vegetable Slaw 

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8 squab, butterflied, rinsed & dried

2 ounces vegetable oil

3 tablespoons grated ginger

5 garlic cloves, minced

1 tablespoon kosher salt

1 teaspoon black pepper


For vegetable slaw:

2 tablespoon ginger

½ cup rice wine vinegar

1 tablespoon soy sauce

1 tablespoon lime juice

2 tablespoon sesame oil

½ cup peanut butter

2 teaspoons cayenne pepper

1 head Napa cabbage, sliced thin

1 red bell pepper, julienne

1 yellow bell pepper, julienne

1 carrot, grated

3 green onions cut on bias

2 tablespoons cilantro, chiffonade

2 tablespoons mint, chiffonade

1 teaspoon black pepper


Rub squab with vegetable oil. Combine ginger, garlic, salt, and pepper. Rub over squab. Prepare grill for medium heat. Grill until internal temperature reaches 165F. Remove from grill.

In small bowl combine ginger, vinegar, soy sauce, cayenne, lime juice, oil, and peanut butter. Whisk until smooth. In large bowl combine all other ingredients and then toss with dressing.



Place squab in center of plate. Top each squab with vegetable slaw.


Yield: 8 servings


Asian Shopping Tip

Staples of Asian cuisine such as ginger, daikon, rice vinegar, and spicy chile sauces like Sriracha add bright, fresh flavors without lots of fuss.

Asian Cooking Tip

Sriracha has good heat but also has flavor - its mild sweetness comes from sun-ripened chili peppers as well as sugar and garlic.