WHAT’S IN SEASON:
(This will vary depending on the time of the month and where you live).
2. Strawberry Guacamole
A super-seasonal spin on what’s already a summer classic. Recipe here.
3. Spinach Salads With Hot Bacon Dressing
A salad for anyone who’d rather eat bacon than vegetables. So, a salad for everyone. Recipe here.
4. Cherry Beer Margaritas
Don’t worry, there’s still plenty of tequila in there. Recipe here.
5. Pea Shoot and Stone Fruit Salad with Brie and Walnuts
Summer’s bounty, accented with some really great cheese. Recipe here.
7. Jalapeño Hush Puppies
Dare I say, the most delicious carb of all time? Recipe here.
8. Potato and Zucchini Salad
Up the nutrition factor of your favorite summer side by adding zucchini (which tastes great in season). Recipe here.
10. Grilled Korean BBQ Short Rib Dogs with Sweet Peach Relish and Spicy Korean Slaw.
There’s a whole lot going on here, all of it good. Recipe here.
11. Grilled Veggie Fajita Salad
12. Havarti and Green Onion Cornmeal Biscuits
13. Spicy Curry Shrimp Tacos
Fried taco shells haven’t been getting enough exposure lately. Recipe here.
14. Grilled Caesar Salad
Really, anything delicious will taste even better grilled. Recipe here.
15. Strawberry Basil Jam
Yes, summer is just starting. That doesn’t mean you shouldn’t already be trying to make it last forever. Recipe here.
16. Cucumber and Green Grape Gazpacho
Don’t shy away from cold green soup. Recipe here.
17. Eggplant Involtini with Grilled Ratatouille
Who says vegans can’t grill? Recipe here.
18. Coconut-Chocolate Dipped Cones with Homemade Sprinkles
Did you even know homemade sprinkles were possible? Recipe here.
19. Vegan Double Chocolate Crispy Frozen Dessert Bars
20. Sweet Tea and Ginger Lemonade Shot Bites
Jell-O shots are classier in two-tone. Recipe here.
21. Summer Sangria Berry Crumble
Usually I’m all for booze being in booze form. But, this is basically sangria plus ice cream and crumbly bits, so, approve. Recipe here.
23. Grilled Caprese Skewers
Ain’t nothin’ caprese can’t do. Recipe here.
24. The Bon Appétit Burger Deluxe
A good, classic burger recipe that you’ll want to make this summer, next summer, and every summer after that. Recipe here.
27. Eggplant Prosciutto Picnic Sandwiches
Hello, picnic season. Glad you’re finally making an appearance. Recipe here.