Infusing flavor with marinades made with fresh ingredients is a healthy way to take ordinary to extraordinary! Our tomato basil marinade with fresh herbs and tomato juice is a great addition to transform your favorite proteins from chicken to tofu.
Tomato Basil Marinade
Yield: 2 cups of marinade or enough for 4, 5-ounce protein servings
2 cups tomato juice (such as V8 or homemade tomato juice)
2 Tbsp olive oil
2 Tbsp chili powder
4 garlic cloves, minced
½ Tbsp balsamic vinegar
1 Tbsp brown sugar
4 stems fresh oregano or 1 tsp dried
10 large basil leaves, freshly chopped, or 1 tsp dried
Combine all ingredients and pour over desired protein and toss to coat. Leave to marinate in fridge for at least 30 minutes or up to 10 hours. Enjoy!