- 1/4 cup olive oil
- 3 tablespoons pure maple syrup
- 1 garlic clove, crushed
- 4 fresh thyme sprigs
- 1 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
- In a small saucepan, combine all the ingredients and simmer over low heat until slightly thickened, about 3 minutes. Let stand for 2 hours before using.
The maple marinade can be refrigerated for up to 3 days.
Pork, chicken, duck breasts, squab: brush before and during grilling.