Summer Recipes

Summer Recipes

From summer side dishes to healthy salads and more, stay cool with light and easy summer recipes!


Marinated Cucumbers, Onions and Tomatoes

By Angie Buehler
I grew up marinating cucumbers, onions, and tomatoes every summer as a side dish. Always a...

Chicken With Zucchini and Pesto Over Angel Hair Pasta

By Linda Knowles
I made this one day because I had these ingredients on hand. My husband took the...

Gazpacho

By Laura Roy
This recipe is from my mother and it has always been a summer favorite. It keeps...

Beer Batter Fish Tacos

By cyndi Williams
My first experience with fish tacos was in Ensenada, Mexico and they were delicious! Here's...

Watermelon Summer Salad

By Sheri Mullins
A light refreshing side dish for the heat of the summer! Goes great with chicken salad...

Fruit Salad to Die For!

By Betsy Chesser
This is such an easy thing to make and the whole family will enjoy it. I...

Sweet n' Spicy Black Bean Salad

By Theresa Poma
This is one of my favorite bean salads ever. Sweet, spicy, and FRESH. I love it!

Florida Slaw

By Tiege stucky
This is light and so refreshing on a hot summer day or alongside a burger.

Bourbon Baked Beans

By Danielle Lorton
I know the ingredients may seem a little odd, but these are soo good. I hope...

Triple layer lemon meringue pie

By Heather Kelley
*This recipe was passed down from my Great Grandmother Jenny...

BLT Chicken Salad

By Cherie Hammond
This is one of my favorite chicken salads. It is versatile because you can use...

Orange Cream Fruit Salad

By JANE LOUISE
This is a lick the spoon and bowl kind of recipe. The creamy orange sauce enhances...

Bruschetta

By Kristine Pruitt
I came up with this recipe when I lived in Los Angeles, CA. It makes...

Lemon Lovers Pound Cake

By Laura Davis
This has a great fresh lemon taste. Excellent for spring picnics. Or maybe even a potluck.

Squash Croquettes

By DEBORAH SANDERS
Great side dish. When cooked in the cooking spray, it is just 2 Weight Watchers points...

Coney Island Sauce

By Kyra Brier
This is a topping for hot dogs and burgers. This message as made by my grandma....

Summer Spaghetti Salad

By Rhonda Gibson
This is one of my favorite summer dishes!

Mango Strawberry Salsa

By Wendy Rusch
Was bored and wanted a fruity salsa so came up with this...Yummy, Yum. Served with...

Momma's German Potato Salad

By melanie kenefsky
This dish was handed down by my great grandmother. I still make it for family and...

Mexican Bruschetta

By Vera Cardia
Add a little twist to the common bruschetta (which I love as much) but with a...

Yummy Apple Coleslaw

By Diane Haun
My children never liked coleslaw until I started making it with apples! Even their friends...

Ricotta Mascarpone Mousse w/ Balsamic Strawberries

By Jo Anne Sugimoto
For some reason or other, I really like balsamic vinegar, especially with fruits and vegetables. And...

Heaven in a Pie Plate

By Peggi Anne Tebben
Oh yeah!!! It's that good. I had to rename this once I made it. The old...

One of the Greatest Grilled Burger Recipes

By brooke beauvais
This is one grill out recipe that my husband, kids, and friends have declared a must-have....
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