Best of: Summer Recipes

Best Summer picnic recipes Best of: Summer Recipes

Cook Up Something Special With A Trio Of Our Best Summer Recipes

Welcome to “Best of Week” here at we heart this! We’re celebrating our independence and Independence Day – the ultimate summer holiday – by bringing you some of our favorite and most popular summertime posts. Over the years we’ve tasted our way through plenty of warm weather dishes, and shared our yummiest results. And now we’ve got the cream of the crop – a trio of our very best summer recipes. Bon Appétit! ~ wht

Corn, Avocado and Tomato Salad

corn avo salad Best of: Summer Recipes

Yes, we’ve shared the Corn, Avocado and Tomato Salad a few times – but that’s because it’s the best summer recipe ever! Use summer ripe corn, tomatoes and avocado to make this simple but delish cold side salad. For us, no barbecue or picnic is complete without it!

The Juicy Lucy Burger

Juicy Lucy 5 8 Club Best of: Summer Recipes

President Obama recently enjoyed the Juicy Lucy, a popular Minnesota burger in a Minneapolis diner. If it’s good enough for the leader of the free world – it’s good enough for us! Not convinced? Five words: Melted. Cheese. Inside. The. Burger.

Ginger Icebox Cake

GingerCake1 Best of: Summer Recipes

We love retro-inspired recipes, so we’re thrilled to reshare this updated classic, the Ginger Icebox Cake. This cool dessert makes an impressive presentation, will be one-of-a-kind if you’re at a potluck or picnic, AND (best of all) requires minimum effort and no baking!

Readers – What are YOUR very favorite summer recipes?

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