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31 Things You Need To Eat In July

The perfect summer body is one that's filled with frozen cocktails and blueberry pie.

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1. Perfect Grilled Pizza

Turns out, the best homemade pizza you can make is actually on your grill. Recipe here.
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Turns out, the best homemade pizza you can make is actually on your grill. Recipe here.

2. Rainbow Antipasto Pasta Salad

Time to give your run-of-the-mill pasta salad a serious upgrade. Recipe here.
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Time to give your run-of-the-mill pasta salad a serious upgrade. Recipe here.

3. Fudge Brownie Mudslide Ice Cream Cake

Recipe here.

4. Blueberry and Corn Crisp

Two of summer's best offerings in a single dessert. Recipe here.
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Two of summer's best offerings in a single dessert. Recipe here.

5. Spicy Black Bean Burger

Vegetarian burgers should never be a drag; this one is kicked up a notch with cumin, cayenne, jalapeño, and whole corn kernels. Recipe here.
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Vegetarian burgers should never be a drag; this one is kicked up a notch with cumin, cayenne, jalapeño, and whole corn kernels. Recipe here.

6. Vegan Coconut Cream Pie

This vegan, gluten-free take on the classic summer pie is convincing enough for anyone at your barbecue. Recipe here.

7. Skillet-Grilled Fish Tacos

Recipe here.
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Recipe here.

8. Spaghettini with Roasted Tomatoes, Basil, and Toasted Garlic Breadcrumbs

Tomatoes are in season, and it is your duty to eat as many as possible before they get pale and mealy again. Recipe here.
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Tomatoes are in season, and it is your duty to eat as many as possible before they get pale and mealy again. Recipe here.

9. Berry, Burrata, and Almond Salad

Recipe here.

10. Frozen Cherry Cosmos

You can definitely feel good about drinking something with this much fruit in it. Recipe here.
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You can definitely feel good about drinking something with this much fruit in it. Recipe here.

11. Grilled Corn and Zucchini Salad with Sun-Dried Tomato Vinaigrette

Always on the look out for a great new corn salad, tbh. Recipe here.
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Always on the look out for a great new corn salad, tbh. Recipe here.

12. The Ultimate Cherry Pie

Some really great tricks here — use tapioca starch instead of cornstarch in the filling, make "cherry pit whipped cream" — that'll take an already-great cherry pie to the next level. Recipe here.
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Some really great tricks here — use tapioca starch instead of cornstarch in the filling, make "cherry pit whipped cream" — that'll take an already-great cherry pie to the next level. Recipe here.

13. The Ultimate BLT

The best sandwich deserves perfect execution, every time. Recipe here.
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The best sandwich deserves perfect execution, every time. Recipe here.

14. Lemon Blueberry Loaf Cake

Breakfast blueberries don't have to come in muffin form. Recipe here.
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Breakfast blueberries don't have to come in muffin form. Recipe here.

15. Portobello Steaks with Avocado Chimichurri

Meat's not for everyone, but chimichurri definitely is. Recipe here.
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Meat's not for everyone, but chimichurri definitely is. Recipe here.

16. Apricot, Cherry, and Graham Cracker Crumble

Recipe here.
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Recipe here.

17. Cantaloupe Ginger Cocktails

The recipe calls for vodka, but I have a feeling this would be great with your liquor of choice. Recipe here.
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The recipe calls for vodka, but I have a feeling this would be great with your liquor of choice. Recipe here.

18. Spring Onion and Zucchini Rigatoni

Don't let your pasta habit go dormant just because it's technically grilling season. Recipe here.
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Don't let your pasta habit go dormant just because it's technically grilling season. Recipe here.

19. Ricotta Berry French Toast Casserole

Recipe here.

20. BA's Best Piña Colada

If you love piña coladas but hate getting caught in the rain, the safest thing to do is stay home and whip one up yourself. Recipe here.
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If you love piña coladas but hate getting caught in the rain, the safest thing to do is stay home and whip one up yourself. Recipe here.

21. Peach Bread

Would get out of bed early for this one. Recipe here.
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Would get out of bed early for this one. Recipe here.

22. Cinnamon Blueberry Slab Pie

Currently on a blueberry bender, if you hadn't noticed. Recipe here.

23. Grilled Salmon Taco Salad

For when you're tryna be healthy. Recipe here.
theyearinfood.com

For when you're tryna be healthy. Recipe here.

24. Chinese Salad Spring Rolls

Keep it light. Recipe here.
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Keep it light. Recipe here.

25. Raspberry Breakfast Bowls

A berry good way to start the day. Recipe here.
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A berry good way to start the day. Recipe here.

26. Vanilla Bean Strawberry Sherbert

Recipe here.

27. Patriotic Stacked Smoothies

Red, white, and blue food doesn't have to be all Jell-O shots and flag cakes. Recipe here.
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Red, white, and blue food doesn't have to be all Jell-O shots and flag cakes. Recipe here.

28. Fruit Salad with Thai Herbs

Fruit salad is a great, simple potluck dish, but it should feel like more than just an afterthought. Recipe here.
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Fruit salad is a great, simple potluck dish, but it should feel like more than just an afterthought. Recipe here.

29. Corn and Black Bean Weeknight Nachos

Also 100% weekend appropriate, to be clear. Recipe here.
smittenkitchen.com

Also 100% weekend appropriate, to be clear. Recipe here.

30. Chicken Pesto Kabobs

Recipe here.

31. Rustic Strawberry Peach Galette

Easier than pie. Recipe here.
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Easier than pie. Recipe here.

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