What’s Cooking in Gail’s Kitchen? Home Cooking featuring a Happy Hobo Picnic! The best thing about this recipe is ANY combination of meat and vegetables can be used! No more picky eaters. Everyone chooses the vegetables they favor that appeal to their personal taste buds. And clean-up is a snap leaving more time for outdoor fun!
HAPPY HOBO PICNIC
2 pounds of beef tips, marinated
1 onion, sliced
4 new red potatoes, sliced
1 pound of carrots, peeled and cut up
2 ears of corn, cut into thirds
1 teaspoon seasoned salt
1 teaspoon Herbs de Provence
1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
Dash black pepper
6 tablespoons butter, sliced
Beef Tip Marinade:
1/2 cup olive oil
1/2 cup garlic wine vinegarette
1/4 cup Worcestershire sauce
1/8 teaspoon garlic powder
1 teaspoon sea salt
1/2 teaspoon pepper
Combine marinade ingredients and pour over beef tips. Cover. Allow to marinate overnight in the refrigerator. Remove tips and discard marinade.
Instructions for Hobo Packets:
Preheat grill to medium-high heat. Prepare foil packets for single serving. Layer beef, onion, carrots, corn, and potatoes. Season with spices to taste. Place 1 tablespoon of sliced butter in each packet. Wrap foil around food and seal tightly. Grill 30 minutes, or until potatoes are tender. Carefully open each packet and serve. Caution: Steam will escape packets when opened.