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#summer food Recipes

Two bowls filled with chocolate peanut butter ice cream and garnish with raspberries and mint leaves on a blue mat.

Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream

When it's hot outside (even when it's not) what better than a cold treat! Enjoy ...

Grilled marlin steak on a white plate with vegetable slaw.

Grilled Marlin Steaks

The flavorful marinade makes this dish a scrumptious meal! This is a great protein to ...

Two glasses filled with juice and garnish with lime wedges and raspberries on a red, blue and yellow table mats.

Tropical Sunshine Smoothie

Need sunshine to your morning? My Tropical Sunshine Smoothie will not only bring vitamins/nutrients to ...

Submarine on a plate with a lime wedge.

Mexican Chicken Sub

Not your average sub... it has so many great flavors to enjoy... yum! This is ...

Raspberry vinaigrette in a small pitcher on a yellow table mat with carrot, cherry tomatoes and green onions in the background.

Raspberry Vinaigrette

Although this homemade vinaigrette is quite popular during the summer months, this can be enjoyed ...

Bruschetta on a white plate.

Italian Style Bruschetta

You want a healthy appetizer with tons of flavor then don't look any further...!

Vegetable in a serving glass bowl.

Vegetable Medley

Simple, fast and healthy, this side dish will become a family favorite.

Pork ribs on a white plate with mashed potatoes and broccoli.

BBQ Pork Ribs

If you like tender, juicy ribs falling off the bones, you have to try this ...

Tortilla pizza on a plate

Chipotle Chicken Tortilla Pizza

Think outside of the "pizza" box! This is a flavorful twist on your regular pizza!

Baked potatoes with filling sitting on a white napkin.

Twice Baked Potatoes

You won't believe how amazing these delicious potatoes are! Super loaded with yummy ingredients, these ...

Quesadillas on a plate with a small dipping bowl of sour cream.

Easy Chicken Quesadillas

Absolutely delicious, this easy dish is a great meal to have anytime you're craving Mexican ...

Gazpacho in 2 orange bowls with a spoon and white napkins on the black table mat.

Spanish Gazpacho

Amazingly flavorful, this refreshing classic Southern Spanish cold soup is the perfect dish during the ...

Potatoes, peppers and onions in a bowl with a spoon.

Tex•Mex Potatoes

This side dish is tasty, flavorful and pairs so well with grilled meats! It's a ...

Guacamole in a blue serving dish with tortilla chips.

Creamy Spicy Guacamole

Smooth, velvety and delicious, this Creamy Spicy Guacamole is a yummy twist on an old ...

Blue cheese dressing with salad on a white plate.

Blue Cheese Dressing

Making your own blue cheese dressing, you can really savor the ingredients! This recipe can ...

Spinach and strawberries in a wood salad bowl.

Strawberry Salad

Looking for a summer salad? Here's a delicious one for you! This salad is packed ...

Hamburger buns with sesame seeds on a cutting board.

Hamburger Buns

These tasty, soft homemade buns are perfect for your burgers and sandwiches... a great addition ...

Fresh vegetables with rotini pasta

Classic Pasta Salad

Not only is this salad colorful but it's also healthy and flavorful! This is a ...