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Chapter: Condiments: Marinade Recipes
Section: Citrus and Oil
Recipe: Lemon-Basil Marinade

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Lemon-Basil Marinade
A tangy marinade for chicken or veal.

1 large lemon
1/2 cup olive oil
1/2 cup finely chopped fresh basil or 
  3 tablespoons dried leaf basil, crumbled
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper

Grate peel from lemon; squeeze juice from lemon. In a medium bowl, whisk 
together lemon peel, lemon juice and remaining ingredients. Use immediately
or pour into a container with a tight-fitting lid. Cover tightly; 
refrigerate up to 7 days. Makes about 1 cup.

From: Grilling & Barbecuing: Best-ever Recipes for Meats, Vegetables,
Fruits, Breads & Desserts-Indoors or Out!
by John Phillip Carroll and Charlotte Walker
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