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Grilled Rock Star Tuna

Fresh thick Yellowfin, or Blackfin Tuna works well for this recipe. This is such a delicacy, that you want to be able to taste the flavor and not spend time disguising it!
Grilled Rock Star Tuna

Grilled Rock Star Tuna

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Published Jan 13, 2016 | Last updated Feb 17, 2021

  • Prep: 30 mins
  • Cook: 10 mins
  • Yields: Feeds 2
Grilled Rock Star Tuna



1Combine Old Bay, Lemon Juice, Lime Juice, Olive Oil, and Oregano; Mix Well.

2Place tuna into ziploc bap.

3Pour seasoning mixture over tuna and seal bag.

4Marinate for 20 min

Grilling Instructions:

1Preheat GrillGrates to 500°F

2Remove tuna from bag and place on grill

3Sear Steaks 1-2 min each side for medium rare

4--Note- Judge the initial sear marks to get an indication of how hot you are cooking. If the sear marks are dark to black on the first flip, you are cooking too hot, turn down the burners. Notice how the natural juices sizzles just under the tuna to enhance juiciness. Your grill never sounded so good.


(2) 6-8 oz. Pieces of Fresh Tuna

1 tbsp Old Bay Seasoning

2 tsp Lemon Juice

2 tsp Lime Juice

1/4 cup Olive Oil

1 tbsp Chopped Fresh Oregano OR

2 tsp Dried oregano

1 Large ziploc bag

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