9 Fresh and Easy Summer Recipes


Wings marinaded in the flavors of a margarita with tequila, honey, limes, and salt.

Grilled Margarita Wings

This Limoncello Spritz is made with sweet Italian limoncello, club soda, and prosecco. It is one of the best Italian cocktails to sip on when the warm weather hits.

Limoncello Spritz

There is nothing better than fresh tomatoes in summer. Summer tomatoes are even better with whipped feta pesto!

Tomato Bruschetta with Whipped Feta Pesto

Are you looking to shake up your cocktail game with a refreshing twist on a classic margarita? Next time you’re planning a day by the pool or a backyard barbeque, why not try a blackberry basil margarita!

Blackberry Basil Margarita

Potato salad and zucchini are summer staples, and it just gets better when you combine the two into this modern take on the potato salad.

Grilled Potato Salad Skewers with Zucchini

If you like classic gin and tonics and Aperol Spritzes, you’ll definitely love this Aperol Tonic recipe.

Aperol Tonic Cocktail

Fresh corn is caramelized in butter and cumin and tossed with green beans for one of the best summer sides. 

Caramelized Corn and Green Bean Skillet

If you love strawberry lemonade and margaritas, this Strawberry Limoncello Margarita recipe is about to be your favorite cocktail. 

Strawberry Limoncello Margarita

This iced tea is a copycat recipe for Starbuck's famous pink drink made with passion tea, strawberries, and coconut milk. 

Strawberry Iced Tea with Coconut 

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