Summer Recipes

From barbecues to beach days, these summer recipes will help you create lasting memories. Check out our collection of summer salads, dinners, desserts and more.

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      The Most Essential Summer Recipes: A Countdown

      It just wouldn't be summer without these classic American dishes. We're counting down our top 25 summer recipes of all time. What are your favorites?

      Slow-Cooker Hard-Boiled Eggs

      These slow-cooker hard-boiled eggs are my go-to for a group. They're a lifesaver and perfect for the holidays! I love...


      Bourbon Ice Cream

      The brown sugar in this decadent bourbon ice cream gives a hint of caramel flavor, which complements the bourbon. When...


      60 Vintage Salad Recipes That Deserve a Comeback

      From '40s coleslaw up to Waldorf salad and Jell-O molds, any “salad” is on the table.


      Our Best Summer Sandwich Recipes

      Summer is sandwich season! Serve up the hottest recipes on your picnic blankets, patio tables and poolside buffets.

      80 Picnic Food Ideas

      Head to the nearest park and bring your brightest blanket. These picnic food ideas pack up perfectly and just taste...


      Banana Pudding Cake

      I love to make cakes, and my family loves banana pudding. One day while brainstorming in the kitchen, I came...

      Watermelon Rind Preserves

      This is an old-fashioned recipe and a wonderful way to reduce food waste. Watermelon rind preserves are not like traditional...


      Hawaiian Macaroni Salad

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      I had to figure out how to make Hawaiian Macaroni Salad at home because my husband was getting tired of...


      Slow-Cooker Sauerkraut

      This slow-cooker sauerkraut recipe was made by a special someone in my life. I was never a fan of sauerkraut...


      Sloppy Joe Tater Tot Casserole

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      This Sloppy Joe Tater Tot Casserole is an easy dinner for both you and the kids. Serve with carrot and...

      Southern Peach Toasts

      These mini peach toasts are my creative homage to a beloved southern fresh peach cobbler. It has an upscale presentation...


      Clam Stew

      This clam stew highlights the fresh, sweet and salty clam flavor, with the chorizo adding a little kick. Fresh Swiss...


      Southern-Style Meat Loaf

      When my husband and I moved to the South, we discovered our love for pimento cheese! Its addition lends a...


      Shrimp Puff Pastry Triangles

      Shrimp de Jonghe was invented in Chicago. It is usually baked and served in a casserole dish, but my shrimp...


      Hard-Boiled Eggs in the Oven

      Making hard-boiled eggs in the oven is just as quick and effective as preparing them on the stovetop. This method...

      South Seas Mango Halibut

      This mango halibut recipe is marinated in aromatic spices, then stir-fried and combined with coconut milk and fresh mango. It'll...


      Bananas Foster Cookies

      I was in a Christmas baking frenzy, trying to decide what to make next. My roommate suggested something with bananas...


      Barbecue Popcorn

      With this quick-fix barbecue popcorn, you can experience a summer barbecue any time of the year! —Rashanda Cobbins, Milwaukee, Wisconsin


      Air Fryer Hard-Boiled Eggs

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      This is a wonderful alternative to boiling eggs on the stovetop. These air-fryer hard-boiled eggs are just as easy and...


      Turnip Greens Salad

      This Turnip Greens Salad was created using items from my garden. Because most people cook turnip greens, I wanted to...


      Michigan Cherry Japanese-Style Cheesecake

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      Michigan is known for its cherries, so we have plenty of opportunities to use them—in this Japanese-style cheesecake is a...


      Sweet and Savory Deviled Eggs

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      My Grandma Phyllis' sweet and savory deviled eggs are unrivaled by any of the ones I've tried. The sweetness of...


      Cherry-Tarragon Holiday Dinner Rolls

      My grandmother made these holiday dinner rolls for any big holiday, and we would all clamor at the table to...

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      Celery Gratin

      This celery gratin was a dish our family came to love. My grandmother knew how to create a dish out...


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      22 Camping Desserts That’ll Make the Outdoors Even Better

      Satisfy your sweet tooth in the great outdoors with these camping desserts. Camping just got a whole lot sweeter!


      Two-Step Dinners To Make All Summer Long

      Dinner is going to be a breeze, thanks to these seasonal recipes that come together in just two steps.


      Slow-Cooker Poblano Pork Loin

      I live In Arizona and this slow-cooker pork loin is an easy dish with many southwestern seasonings. It's fantastic with...


      Rose and Raspberry Fool

      I came up with this recipe when I was going through a floral phase, putting rose or lavender in everything....


      Rose Wine Cocktail

      This rose wine cocktail is an easy way to dress up wine for a party. Other fruit, like watermelon balls...