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30 Delicious Things To Cook In June

When in doubt, just grill it.


(This will vary depending on the time of the month and where you live).











Dandelion greens


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Summer squash


1. Sour Cherry Pie

Gentl & Hyers /

Recipe here.

2. Strawberry Guacamole

Lindsay Landis /

A super-seasonal spin on what's already a summer classic. Recipe here.

3. Spinach Salads With Hot Bacon Dressing

Jessica Merchant /

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

Lindsay Johnson /

Summer's bounty, accented with some really great cheese. Recipe here.

6. Grilled Chicken Kebabs with Bacon Rub

7. Jalapeño Hush Puppies

Sommer & Dan Collier /

Dare I say, the most delicious carb of all time? Recipe here.

8. Potato and Zucchini Salad

Yossy Arefi /

Up the nutrition factor of your favorite summer side by adding zucchini (which tastes great in season). Recipe here.

9. Grilled Corn with Pesto

Todd Coleman /

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

Ashley McLaughlin /

Recipe here.

12. Havarti and Green Onion Cornmeal Biscuits

Teri Lyn Fisher & Jenny Park /

Recipe here.

13. Spicy Curry Shrimp Tacos

Teri Lyn Fisher & Jenny Park /

Fried taco shells haven't been getting enough exposure lately. Recipe here.

14. Grilled Caesar Salad

Kimberly Hasselbrink /

Really, anything delicious will taste even better grilled. Recipe here.

15. Strawberry Basil Jam

Lindsay Landis /

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

Alexandra Stafford /

Don't shy away from cold green soup. Recipe here.

17. Eggplant Involtini with Grilled Ratatouille

Con Poulos /

Who says vegans can't grill? Recipe here.

18. Coconut-Chocolate Dipped Cones with Homemade Sprinkles

Lucy Hewett & Rachel Adams /

Did you even know homemade sprinkles were possible? Recipe here.

19. Vegan Double Chocolate Crispy Frozen Dessert Bars

Angela Liddon /

Recipe here.

20. Sweet Tea and Ginger Lemonade Shot Bites

Joy Wilson /

Jell-O shots are classier in two-tone. Recipe here.

21. Summer Sangria Berry Crumble

Jessica Merchant /

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.

22. Sugar Snap Pea Salad

23. Grilled Caprese Skewers

Heidi Larsen /

Ain't nothin' caprese can't do. Recipe here.

24. The Bon Appétit Burger Deluxe

Romulo Yanes /

A good, classic burger recipe that you'll want to make this summer, next summer, and every summer after that. Recipe here.

25. Watermelon Sangria

Ree Drummond /

Recipe here.

26. Triple Berry Cinnamon Swirl Bread

Joy Wilson /

Recipe here.

27. Eggplant Prosciutto Picnic Sandwiches

Hello, picnic season. Glad you're finally making an appearance. Recipe here.

28. Mango Blueberry Quinoa Salad

Melissa Crane /

Recipe here.

29. Peach Oatmeal Muffins

Chung-Ah Ree /

Recipe here.

30. Barbecue Pork Spare Ribs

Heidi Larsen /

Because sometimes you just want to suck the bone, you know? Recipe here.