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37 Fruity Dinners To Make Before Summer Is Over

Enjoy the fruits of your labor.

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1. BBQ Chicken And Pineapple Grilled Cheese

Take your favorite comfort food for a tropical vacay. Recipe here.
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Take your favorite comfort food for a tropical vacay. Recipe here.

2. Farro, Kale, And Strawberry Salad With Bacon and Chili-Dusted Pepitas

Bacon, meet your new fruity BFF. Recipe here.
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Bacon, meet your new fruity BFF. Recipe here.

3. Braised Lamb Chops With Cranberry-Harissa Chutney

This ain't your grandma's cranberry sauce. Recipe here.
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This ain't your grandma's cranberry sauce. Recipe here.

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4. Sake-Steamed Mandarin Fish

Sake to me. Sorry. Recipe here.
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Sake to me. Sorry. Recipe here.

5. Fig & Blue Cheese Tart With Honey, Balsamic, And Rosemary

What a coincidence, you love all of those things! Recipe here.
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What a coincidence, you love all of those things! Recipe here.

6. Grilled Pork Chops With Peaches And Walnuts

This pork is peachy keen. Recipe here.
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This pork is peachy keen. Recipe here.

7. Duck Meatballs à L’Orange

Je t'aime. Recipe here.
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Je t'aime. Recipe here.

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8. Macadamia Salmon With Pineapple Salsa

This salmon wants to move to Hawaii. Recipe here.
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This salmon wants to move to Hawaii. Recipe here.

9. Honey Mustard Pretzel-Crusted Chicken & Brie Crêpes With Strawberry-Basil Salsa

You can fit all that goodness in a crêpe?! Recipe here.
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You can fit all that goodness in a crêpe?! Recipe here.

10. Caramelized Fennel & Apple Tart

Part quiche, part pie, all delicious. Recipe here.
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Part quiche, part pie, all delicious. Recipe here.

11. Glazed Five Spice Burger with Gingery Mangos

Sweet and savory at its finest. Recipe here.
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Sweet and savory at its finest. Recipe here.

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12. Persimmon Latkes

😍 😍 😍 Recipe here.
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😍 😍 😍 Recipe here.

13. Sweet Potato Pineapple Soup

Super refreshing yet still filling! Recipe here.
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Super refreshing yet still filling! Recipe here.

14. Iranian Jeweled Rice

This buttery rice is bedazzled with currants, barberries, and orange peels. Recipe here.
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This buttery rice is bedazzled with currants, barberries, and orange peels. Recipe here.

15. Summer Grilled Veggie Tacos With Strawberry-Basil Salsa

The fruit and veggie double whammy. Recipe here.
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The fruit and veggie double whammy. Recipe here.

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16. Blueberry-Mushroom Risotto

So sweet, so creamy. Recipe here.
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So sweet, so creamy. Recipe here.

17. Duck Breast With Concord Sauce

Your favorite waterfowl meets your favorite fruity spread. Recipe here.
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Your favorite waterfowl meets your favorite fruity spread. Recipe here.

18. Raw Mango Curry

The curry to rule all curries. Recipe here.
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The curry to rule all curries. Recipe here.

19. Ricotta Ravioli With Blueberry Pan Sauce

Cheese, blueberries, and pasta. YUP. Recipe here.
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Cheese, blueberries, and pasta. YUP. Recipe here.

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20. Spiced Turkey Breast With Balsamic Grilled Peaches

Because everyone knows meat and peaches are ~meant to be~. Recipe here.
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Because everyone knows meat and peaches are ~meant to be~. Recipe here.

21. Halloumi, Fig and Pomegranate Salad

Grilled cheese done fruity. Recipe here.
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Grilled cheese done fruity. Recipe here.

22. Rustic Pear, Serrano Ham & Goat Cheese Tartlets

Ham and cheese just got classy AF. Recipe here.
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Ham and cheese just got classy AF. Recipe here.

23. Watermelon Tomato Salad

The ultimate summer salad. Recipe here.
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The ultimate summer salad. Recipe here.

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24. Roasted Pork Tenderloin With Blackberry-Merlot Reduction

What could make meat and fruit better? WINE, OF COURSE. Recipe here.
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What could make meat and fruit better? WINE, OF COURSE. Recipe here.

25. Boiled Plantains With Curly Kale

A Caribbean favorite. Recipe here.
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A Caribbean favorite. Recipe here.

26. Prosciutto-Wrapped Peach & Arugula Salad

And there's cheese in there, too. Recipe here.
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And there's cheese in there, too. Recipe here.

27. Grilled Shrimp And Watermelon Kabobs

The most refreshing thing you'll grill all year. Recipe here.
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The most refreshing thing you'll grill all year. Recipe here.

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28. Blood Orange Roasted Chicken With Parsnips & Maple Pecans

A bloody feast. Recipe here.
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A bloody feast. Recipe here.

29. BBQ Jackfruit Sandwiches With Avocado Slaw

Being vegetarian just means more fruit for you! Recipe here.
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Being vegetarian just means more fruit for you! Recipe here.

30. Slow-Cooked Beef & Plum Stew

Trust me, you're gonna love it. Recipe here.
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Trust me, you're gonna love it. Recipe here.

31. Roasted Pear Stuffed With Spinach, Feta Cheese & Walnuts

You basically get to eat the bowl! Recipe here.
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You basically get to eat the bowl! Recipe here.

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32. Thai Baked Pineapple Fried Rice

The most festive fried rice you ever did see. Recipe here.
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The most festive fried rice you ever did see. Recipe here.

33. Fried Chicken And Spicy Plum Chutney Biscuit Sliders

Chicken and biscuits gets fruity. Recipe here.
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Chicken and biscuits gets fruity. Recipe here.

34. Tea-Poached Pears With Soba Noodles

Tea time. Recipe here.
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Tea time. Recipe here.

35. Venezuelan Plantain Casserole

If only all casseroles could be this sweet. Recipe here.
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If only all casseroles could be this sweet. Recipe here.

36. Aloha Meatball Sub Sandwiches

This whole sandwich is steeped in pineapple. Recipe here.
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This whole sandwich is steeped in pineapple. Recipe here.

37. Single-Serving Peach Gazpacho

Because you would never want to share this deliciousness. Recipe here.
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Because you would never want to share this deliciousness. Recipe here.