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    Updated on Apr 24, 2020. Posted on May 1, 2016

    31 Delicious Things To Cook In May

    This ~may~ be the most delicious month of all.

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    1. Rhubarb Tart

    But how much do you really love plaid? Recipe here.

    2. Grilled Mango Chicken with Strawberry Mango Salsa

    Sometimes, dinner should be a little fruity. Recipe here.

    3. Broccoli Melts

    It's like broccoli cheddar casserole... on bread. Recipe here.

    4. Steamed Mussels with Fennel and Tarragon

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    So perfectly simple, you won't even believe that you cooked this yourself. Recipe here.

    5. Strawberry Shortcake Cupcakes

    The cutest dessert you could bring to a potluck. Recipe here.

    6. Lemony Herb-Loaded Chopped Greek Salad

    7. Artichoke Ricotta Flatbread

    Everybody knows "flatbread" is just a sophisticated way to say "pizza". Recipe here.

    8. Blackened Salmon Burgers with Herbed Cream Cheese

    Soon it'll be time to fire up the grill. But for now, these salmon burgers get seared to perfection in a skillet on the stove. Recipe here.

    9. Thai Spring Rolls with Cashew Dipping Sauce

    10. Veggie Hummus

    Invite your friends over for a huge plate of colorful crudite and this veggie hummus. Recipe here.

    11. Spring Fettucine Primavera

    Here's an easy weeknight pasta dinner that you'll feel great about. Recipe here.

    12. Pad See Ew

    It isn't bikini season yet. Recipe here.

    13. Everything Spring Farmer's Market Salad

    Power bowls are the big new thing. Recipe here.

    14. Rhubarb Meringue Cups

    15. White Beans with Garlicky Parsley Oil

    This easy side dish is extra satisfying, thanks to the addition of fiber-rich white beans. Recipe here.

    16. Pecan-Encrusted Okra

    I mean, YUM. Recipe here.

    17. Strawberry Tiramisu

    18. Miso Black Sesame Caramel Corn

    Seasonal? Nah. Just timelessly delicious. Recipe here.

    19. Hawaiian Chicken Fajitas

    Bet you didn't even realize that regular fajitas were severely lacking in pineapple until this very moment. Recipe here.

    20. Fresh Mango Margarita Frosty

    A dessert that will get you drunk is truly the ultimate home run. Recipe here.

    21. Yellow Coconut Curry with Mango

    22. Homemade Ricotta Gnocchi with Asparagus Pesto

    Once you've tried homemade gnocchi, regular pasta may be ruined forever. Recipe here.

    23. Broccoli and Chicken Quinoa Casserole

    Yep, that's a potato chip topping. Recipe here.

    24. Spiced Lentil Soup

    Make a big batch of this healthy, vegan soup one night, then pack leftovers for lunch. Recipe here.

    25. Salmon Pappardelle with Spinach and Watercress Pesto

    26. Tartine's Potato-Crusted Quiche

    Who needs pie crust when you can have an outer layer of thinly sliced, perfectly cooked potatoes? Recipe here.

    27. Blackberry Cheesecake Brownies

    28. Oatmeal Superfood Breakfast Bars

    Blueberries add a fresh touch to these homemade granola bars. Recipe here.

    29. Mediterranean Baked Trout with Olives, Fennel, and Tomatoes

    A sheet pan dinner that takes less time than chicken. Recipe here.

    30. Artichoke Avocado Toast

    Seasonally on-trend. Recipe here.

    31. Red Wine Gin Sour

    Get to sipping one of these on the porch immediately. Recipe here.