About Fred Thompson

Fred Thompson

Fred Thompson is the author of nearly a dozen books about grilling and barbecue, including his most recent title, Williams-Sonoma Grillmaster. He's also the publisher of Edible Piedmont magazine, a food columnist for the Raleigh News and Observer, and has taught grilling classes around the country. A born and bred North Carolinian, he now divides his time between Raleigh and New York City.

Grilled Greek Chicken Recipe

Grilled Greek Chicken

Fresh herbs, a squeeze of lemon, and a foolproof technique lend this grilled chicken its effusive Greek accent.

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Greek Marinade Recipe

Greek Marinade

This Greek marinade made with lemon, herbs, and garlic boasts an authentic Mediterranean style.

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Grilled Fish Tacos Recipe

Grilled Fish Tacos

You’ve had grilled fish tacos. But have you had tipsy fish tacos suffused with tequila? That’s what we thought.

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Grilled Fresh Figs with Country Ham Recipe

Grilled Fresh Figs with Country Ham

Plump figs are slathered with blue cheese and mascarpone cheese, wrapped in southern country ham, and grilled. A perfect finger food before the barbecue.

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Garlicky Lemon-Marinated Portobello Burgers Recipe

Garlic-Lemon Portobello Burgers

Portobello mushrooms act as meat in these savory burgers. The mushroom burgers are first marinated, grilled until perfectly seared, then tucked into pita.

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