Tag: Summer

Italian Pasta Salad

Italian Pasta Salad

This Italian pasta salad combines summer’s favorite vegetables with chopped salami, black olives, rotini noodles and tangy Italian dressing. 

Key Lime Yogurt Parfait with Granola

Key Lime Yogurt Parfait with Granola

Enjoy a Key lime yogurt parfait with granola as a healthier breakfast or dessert option when you’re craving something sweet. 

Couscous with Grilled Vegetables, Lemon & Goat Cheese

Couscous with Grilled Vegetables, Lemon & Goat Cheese

This couscous with grilled vegetables features zucchini, squash, asparagus, red peppers and mushrooms and is tossed with lemon and goat cheese for delicious flavor.

Oven Baked Barbecue Ribs (Fall off the Bone)

Oven Baked Barbecue Ribs (Fall off the Bone)

These oven baked barbecue ribs are fall off the bone delicious and are hands down the best way to enjoy summer!

Pearl Couscous with Roasted Vegetables

Pearl Couscous with Roasted Vegetables

Go against the grain by serving this summer salad at your next get together.

Crunchy Ramen Noodle Salad

Crunchy Ramen Noodle Salad

This crunchy Ramen noodle salad is the perfect side dish for any barbecue or summer dinner.

Pineapple Milkshake

Pineapple Milkshake

Sip on a milkshake that combines the tropical taste of freshly cut pineapple and banana with a novelty creamsicle popsicle.

Pineapple Pico de Gallo – Fresh Salsa

Pineapple Pico de Gallo – Fresh Salsa

Enjoy the sweet flavors of the tropics with this homemade delicious Pineapple Pico de Gallo. Eat it with chips, on tacos or spoon it over your favorite grilled seafood or chicken.

Peach & Blueberry Trifle

Peach & Blueberry Trifle

This easy no-bake dessert features summer’s sweetest peaches and fresh blueberries.

Grilled Fruit Kabobs

Grilled Fruit Kabobs

Grill your favorite summer fruits like peaches, watermelon, strawberries and kiwi and drizzle them with mint and balsamic glaze for a delicious dessert or side dish.

Tomatoes Caprese Salad

Tomatoes Caprese Salad

A classic Italian salad of sweet tomatoes, creamy mozzarella and fresh picked basil is drizzled with olive oil and balsamic glaze for the ultimate summer side dish.

Grilled Eggplant with a Tomato Caprese

Grilled Eggplant with a Tomato Caprese

Nothing spell summer more so than grilled eggplant topped with ripe tomatoes, creamy mozzarella cheese and fresh basil. 

Red White and Blue Berry Trifles

Red White and Blue Berry Trifles

Satisfy your sweet tooth with an easy no-bake dessert that won’t wreck havoc on your waistline.

Gelato Pizzelle Cookies – Sicilian Ice Cream Sandwiches

Gelato Pizzelle Cookies – Sicilian Ice Cream Sandwiches

Gelato made with fresh strawberries, dark chocolate and espresso is paired with crisp pizzelle cookies in this Sicilian- inspired frozen dessert. 

Fruity Elderflower Sangria

Fruity Elderflower Sangria

Summer’s freshest fruits and elderflower liqueur are the stars of this fruity summer sangria spritzer.

Watermelon Arugula Salad

Watermelon Arugula Salad

Sweet watermelon, juicy cucumber and salty feta cheese are the perfect flavor combination nestled on top of tangy arugula.

Peach Crostini with Whipped Honey Ricotta

Peach Crostini with Whipped Honey Ricotta

Summer sweet peaches glazed with balsamic and served on a toasted pillow of honey flavored ricotta cheese.

Summer Corn Salad – Healthy and Easy to Make

Summer Corn Salad – Healthy and Easy to Make

Enjoy summer’s bounty of fresh fruits and vegetables with a corn salad featuring sweet cherry tomatoes, diced avocado, fresh mozzarella and homegrown basil.

Caprese Pasta Salad

Caprese Pasta Salad

A classic summer pasta salad featuring juicy red ripe tomatoes, fresh mozzarella cheese, homegrown basil and cheesy tortellini. 

Strawberry Watermelon Popsicles

Strawberry Watermelon Popsicles

These watermelon strawberry ice pops are a sweet and refreshing way to stay cool during the dog days of summer.

Summer Berry Salad with Grilled Turkey

Summer Berry Salad with Grilled Turkey

Fresh sweet summer berries are paired with succulent grilled turkey and served with a drizzle of blackberry balsamic vinaigrette. There’s no better way to celebrate summer!

Cilantro Lime Grilled Chicken

Cilantro Lime Grilled Chicken

Celebrate Cinco the Mayo with a pitcher of margaritas and cilantro lime marinated grilled chicken for dinner.

Basil Pesto Vegetable Pasta with Shrimp

Basil Pesto Vegetable Pasta with Shrimp

Need a quick dinner? Make a big bowl of pasta filled with fresh vegetables, flavored with basil pesto and sautéed shrimp.

Southern Fried Green Tomatoes

Southern Fried Green Tomatoes

Don’t throw away those unripe green tomatoes. Turn them into fried green tomatoes topped with fresh mozzarella cheese and chopped basil and finished with a balsamic glaze. 

Grilled Swordfish with a Fruit Salsa

Grilled Swordfish with a Fruit Salsa

Take advantage of these late summer and fall evenings with a grilled swordfish dinner served with a fresh fruit salsa that’s light and delicious.

Greek Avocado Pasta Salad

Greek Avocado Pasta Salad

Keep it cool this summer with this Greek avocado pasta salad featuring summer’s best vegetables. 

Hawaiian Shrimp Skewers with Mint and Honey

Hawaiian Shrimp Skewers with Mint and Honey

Bring the flavors of the Hawaiian islands to your table with these tasty grilled shrimp and pineapple skewers.

Caprese Chicken (Easy Summer Recipe)

Caprese Chicken (Easy Summer Recipe)

Fresh tomatoes, basil and mozzarella top these balsamic vinaigrette marinated chicken breasts. This delicious grilled chicken recipe is on the table in under 30 minutes.

Grilled Shrimp Salad with Blackberries

Grilled Shrimp Salad with Blackberries

Fresh shrimp grilled pink to perfection is the perfect source of protein for any summer salad. Toss in some nectar sweet blackberries, crunchy almonds and crumbled blue cheese for a lunch worthy meal. 

Summer Veggie Pasta Salad

Summer Veggie Pasta Salad

Enjoy a rainbow of vegetables in this easy-to-make summer pasta salad.

Banana Berry Smoothie Popsicles

Banana Berry Smoothie Popsicles

No time for breakfast? Grab one of my berry banana smoothie pops on your way out the door.

Blueberry Ice Cream Recipe with Lemon Curd

Blueberry Ice Cream Recipe with Lemon Curd

Cool down on a hot summer day with a tart and sweet lemon curd and blueberry ice cream. It’s a winning combination that reminds me of my childhood.

Watermelon Chicken Salad with Pine Nuts and Feta

Watermelon Chicken Salad with Pine Nuts and Feta

Salty and sweet, this watermelon chicken salad it’s a perfect way to enjoy a light lunch that’s packed with protein and vitamin C.

Grilled Zucchini with Feta & Pine Nuts

Grilled Zucchini with Feta & Pine Nuts

This recipe of grilled zucchini with feta and pine nuts makes grilling out easy and delicious.

Raspberry & Blueberry Yogurt Granola Popsicles

Raspberry & Blueberry Yogurt Granola Popsicles

Turn a fruity yogurt granola parfait into a special frozen treat that’s delicious for breakfast or a snack anytime of the day. 

Fresh Zucchini Parmesan Stacks

Fresh Zucchini Parmesan Stacks

Crispy zucchini, juicy tomato and fresh mozzarella are nestled in Prego® Farmers’ Market tomato sauce for the ultimate farm fresh dinner.

Ricotta Crostini with Balsamic Strawberries

Ricotta Crostini with Balsamic Strawberries

Fresh balsamic strawberries served on toasted crostini with a honeyed ricotta and fresh basil make the perfect party appetizer.

Mediterranean Chickpea Salad

Mediterranean Chickpea Salad

Bring home the flavors of the Mediterranean in this easy and healthy chickpea salad.

Crabcake Sandwich with a Chipotle Mayo

Crabcake Sandwich with a Chipotle Mayo

This sandwich is all about the crabmeat – your getting plenty of bread via the roll. PLUS a $1000 Cash Giveaway!

Chargrilled Lemon Garlic Chicken

Chargrilled Lemon Garlic Chicken

Need an easy chicken dinner that grills up in a snap and is tender and juicy? Winner, winner – Chargrilled Lemon Garlic Chicken is for dinner. 

Cold Sesame Noodles

Cold Sesame Noodles

Delicious cold sesame noodles with a sweet and spicy peanut sauce comes together easily for a weeknight dinner with plenty for leftovers.

Old Bay Crab Cakes Recipe with Roasted Red Peppers

Old Bay Crab Cakes Recipe with Roasted Red Peppers

The secret to these classic crab cakes is that the succulent crab meat is mixed with just the right amount of crunchy Panko breadcrumbs. 

Authentic Peach Pico de Gallo

Authentic Peach Pico de Gallo

Bring authentic Mexican flavors to your table this evening with this delicious Peach Pico de Gallo. 

Grilled Shrimp, Peach & Goat Cheese Salad with Honey Balsamic Vinaigrette

Grilled Shrimp, Peach & Goat Cheese Salad with Honey Balsamic Vinaigrette

This salad dotted with goat cheese and pecans and drizzled with a honey balsamic vinaigrette is a winner. 

Watermelon Lemonade Slushies

Watermelon Lemonade Slushies

Watermelon and lemonade are two great ways to stay cool during the dog days of summer.

Basil Pesto Chicken Kebobs

Basil Pesto Chicken Kebobs

Basil. Pine nuts. Olive oil. Parmesan. Add it to chicken. Basil Pesto Chicken Kebabs are served! 

Peach Tarts with Goat Cheese & Honey

Peach Tarts with Goat Cheese & Honey

The peaches caramelize beautifully and pair deliciously with the warm goat cheese.

Peach, Tomato & Basil Salad

Peach, Tomato & Basil Salad

Sweet red and yellow tomatoes picked fresh from the vine and fragrant basil. Isn’t this what summer is all about. 

Cotton Candy Ice Cream

Cotton Candy Ice Cream

Return to your childhood by cooling off with a double scoop of Cotton Candy Ice Cream. This candy floss frozen treat will impress even the ice cream man!