Food·Posted on Aug 1, 201831 Things To Cook And Eat In AugustGet your kitchen in full summer mode.by Marie TellingBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Hannah Wong / BuzzFeed Alice Mongkongllite / BuzzFeed 1. Couscous Summer Salad pinchofyum.com Summer in a bowl. Here's the recipe. 2. Cherry and Peach Cornmeal Cobbler brooklynsupper.com You can replace the cherries and peaches with any stone fruits, like plums or apricots, for instance. Here's the recipe. 3. Gazpacho gimmesomeoven.com For those who are missing soup season, try this quintessential Spanish summer dish. Here's the recipe. 4. One-Pan Caprese Pesto Quinoa Skillet Taylor Miller / buzzfeed.com On top of being an easy one-pan meal, this baby is also meat-free and packed with protein.Here's the recipe. 5. BLT Panzanella pinchofyum.com Because you should add bread to every salad. Here's the recipe. 6. Oven-Roasted Whole Fish gimmesomeoven.com If cooking fish intimidates you, this step-by-step guide should help you get more adventurous with it. Here's the recipe. 7. Roasted Raspberry Peach Tart Julia Gartland / food52.com This gorgeous tart is very customizable so feel free to swap the raspberries and peaches for any summer fruits of your choosing. Here's the recipe. 8. Red Pepper Fettuccine With Shrimp pinchofyum.com They're creamy, they're spicy, they're yummy, they're everything you need them to be. Here's the recipe. 9. Cucumber-Watermelon Salad With Chipotle and Sumac brooklynsupper.com A fresh summer salad with a kick. Here's the recipe. 10. 5-Ingredient Vegan Peanut Butter Pudding minimalistbaker.com These require only a few minutes of prep and five ingredients, but you'll have to let them rest in the fridge overnight before you can dig in, so make sure you plan accordingly. Here's the recipe. 11. Grilled Scallops With Herbed Zucchini Noodles and Charred Corn brooklynsupper.com On the grill or stovetop, scallops are ALWAYS a good idea. Here's the recipe. 12. Radicchio and Plum Salad Ted Cavanaugh / bonappetit.com The sweetness of the plums perfectly balances out the bitterness of the radicchio in this super flavorful salad. Here's the recipe. 13. Unfussy Eggplant Parm Julia Gartland / food52.com No need to use a casserole dish for this smart take on the traditional eggplant parm. Here's the recipe. 14. Roasted Sweet Potatoes, Pickled Beets, Aioli, and Goat Cheese Sandwich Alexandra Stafford / alexandracooks.com Step up your sandwich game. Here's the recipe. 15. Plum-Cardamom Crumble With Pistachios Alex Lau / bonappetit.com It's plum season and you should definitely be excited about that.Here's the recipe. 16. Heirloom Tomato and Lemon Mascarpone Tart Julia Gartland / food52.com Who said summer tarts had to be sweet?Here's the recipe. 17. Corn Fritters Deb Perelman / smittenkitchen.com These can act as a great side to a grilled meat, or you can have them on their own with a salad for a lighter meal. Here's the recipe. 18. Baked Black Bean and Avocado Burritos Kimberley Hasselbrink / thekitchn.com You can replace the black beans with minced beef or shredded chicken if you feel like it. Here's the recipe. 19. Creamy Dragon Fruit Smoothie Bowl minimalistbaker.com Breakfast, but make it fashion. Here's the recipe. 20. Grilled Garlic Herb Zucchini damndelicious.net You can't really get any easier than this: All you have to do is grill the zucchini and quickly put together the dressing. Here's the recipe. 21. Vegan Cherry Cheesecake Bars ambitiouskitchen.com These bars don't require any baking and anyone who's tried to cook during a heatwave knows that's great news. Here's the recipe. 22. Green Salad With Peas, Green Beans, and Buttermilk Ranch Dressing David Lebovitz / davidlebovitz.com So green, fresh, and crunchy. Here's the recipe. 23. 2-Layer Tres Leches Cake tasty.co Sure, chocolate cake is great but if you want to try something different for your next birthday party, this one's for you.Here's the recipe. 24. Prosciutto, Nectarine and Fontina Panini on Rosemary Focaccia James Ransom / food52.com New summer plan: Putting nectarines everywhere and in everything until they're out of season. Here's the recipe. 25. Bourbon Peach Smash Deb Perelman / smittenkitchen.com You may have eaten and baked peaches this summer but if you haven't had them with bourbon at some point, you ain't doing it right. Here's the recipe. 26. Summer Spaghetti With Tomatoes and Burrata damndelicious.net Because you will never *not* need a new pasta recipe in your life. Here's the recipe. 27. Grilled Zucchini Ribbons With Pesto and White Beans Deb Perelman / smittenkitchen.com All you really need for a great summer salad is pesto, zucchini, white beans, and parmesan. Here's the recipe. 28. Skillet Balsamic Peach Pork Chops With Feta and Basil halfbakedharvest.com 😍Here's the recipe. 29. Vegan Strawberry Shortcake Pops tasty.co These strawberry-coconut pops are coated with dairy-free yogurt and granola for some extra crunch. Here's the recipe. 30. Grilled Pesto Zucchini Stuffed With Tomatoes and Orzo halfbakedharvest.com I need more zucchini boats in my life. Here's the recipe. 31. Blueberry Crumb Bars cookingclassy.com Blueberry bars for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, please! Here's the recipe.