Balsamic Grilled Mushroom Skewers

balsamic grilled mushrooms recipe - quick and easy grilling recipe

A delicious clean eating starter or vegetarian grilling alternative


  • 2 pounds Portobello mushrooms (sliced 1/4 inch thick or quartered)
  • 3 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 3 cloves garlic, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon thyme, chopped
  • ½ teaspoon rosemary, chopped
  • salt and pepper to taste


  1. Water 8 skewers for 30 minutes.
  2. Mix all ingredients in a bowl with lid or put all ingredients in a ziplock bag and shake it.
  3. Let it marinate for 45 minutes.
  4. Preheat your (charcoal) grill to 190 °C indirect heat.
  5. After marination slide the mushrooms on the skewers. (4-5 pieces per skewer)
  6. Grill the Portobello skewers over direct heat and turn them occasionally for 7-8 minutes. Heads up: Don’t let them burn but place them over to the unlit center portion of the grill (indirect cooking) until all skewers are ready.
  7. At last season with salt and pepper according your taste and serve your Balsamic grilled mushroom skewers!


  • It’s very important to water the wooden skewers before grilling otherwise they could burn.