Fresh fruit pie. We all aspire to that perfect triangle of sweet summer perfection. Here are a few hints.
Swordfish, eggplant and potato salad with harpoon-caught swordfish.
Mixed Berry Oatmeal Porridge. A healthy, nutritious and delicious breakfast or dessert [Scroll Down for English Recipe]
Summer is slipping away & I'm trying to savor the last of the fresh berries. This Raspberry Parfait recipe from Paula Deen is the perfect way to savor summer!
Pancetta, Golden Beet & Gorgonzola Pasta sprinkled with chopped pistachios. A great way to use up all those extra beets in the CSA box.
Homemade ketchup with a hint of spice.
Steam Sauteed Summer Squash
Chocolate...or fresh raspberries? Enjoy both in these dense, dark brownies just begging for vanilla ice cream, or chilled in the fridge.
Fettuccine with Fresh Corn Pesto
Honey, lime, cumin, garlic and cayenne give these wings an intensely savory, sweet-tart kick.
Black Bean, Avocado, Cucumber and Tomato Salad. A perfect summer salad for a hot day. Serve it as a salad or a salsa with nachos.
Miso Salmon Rice Bowl
Here`s how to use excess zucchinis from your garden. Make Poppy Seed Zucchini Muffins.
Grilled Bread with Zucchini, Goat Cheese and Basil
Honey and Ginger Nectarine Tarts ~ Slice up some of summer’s finest fruit for a refreshing tart.
Basil pesto, fresh tomatoes and tangy feta cheese combine to make a delicious pasta salad.
Nectarine-Raspberry Upside Down Gingerbread Cake
white chocolate ice cream, caramel cherry sauce
Pink Lemonade! Perfect for refreshing drinks and cupcakes too!
Tomato and basil bruschetta
Cucumber Salad with Tomatoes, Peppers, and Spicy Thai Lime Vinaigrette [recipe]
Red currants, goat cheese, apricots and figs celebrate the best of the season in this summer fruit salad!
Homemade Strawberry-Yogurt Swirl Pops
Jalapeno lemonade - ice cold, sweet, tangy, with a touch of heat. Just begging to be spiked with tequila!
Linguine with raw tomato sauce - Local, ripe tomatoes oozing with sweetness. The pungent taste of fresh basil. Stress eating can't get better than this.
Pasta Primavera - use some of your favourite seasonal vegetables in this quick and easy dish.
Grilled zucchini? Barbecue hamburgers? You can still have those summer favourites even if you don't have a barbecue.
No-Bake Grilled Vegetable Lasagna. Perfect for summer!
I used cute Flying Saucer Squash to make this Marinated Summer Squash and Chickpea Salad with Lemon, Herbs, and Parmesan.
Clams cooked in white wine, garlic, coriander and lemon at A Grelha, or "The Grill" in Portuguese. It is the al fresco at gastropub The Gun which overlooks the Thames in London. Gorgeous seasfood and the sun is the flavour of su
What to do with a glut of squash: stuff them with herbed couscous, toasted pine nuts, and feta cheese (Summer Fest 2010)
Shortbread tart with apricots and pistachios (translation in side bar)
Fresh bing cherry ice cream. Beautifully hued and bursting with Pacific Northwest bing cherries.
Coffee? Check. Chocolate? Check. Sweet Milk? Check. Beat the heat with these awesome Mocha Popsicles.