Fast & Fresh Summer Ideas
Quick snacks, healthy dinners and summertime side dishes -- we have a fast idea for every occasion!
Asian Chicken & Herb Salad
Need a quick substitute for fish sauce? Get a similar boost of umami by using 3 tbsp. of chicken stock and 1 tbsp. soy sauce.
Lemon-Basil Burrata with Garlic Toasts
All this super creamy cheese needs is a little lemon zest and chopped herbs.
Grilled Steak & Asparagus with Stout Sauce
To help steaks cook evenly, take them out of the fridge at least 20 minutes before grilling.
Nectarine Salad with Pepitas
This salad looks like summertime on a plate! Bring it along for a picnic side dish, or top with grilled chicken for a satisfying lunch.
Wild Rice & Black-Eyed Pea Salad
Bored of potato salad? Try this veggie and herb-packed summer side dish instead.
Speedy Raspberry-Almond Scones
For a quick dessert, split the scones and fill them with sweetened whipped cream and fresh raspberries.
Pimiento-Cheese Hush Puppies
Serve these crispy bites with jalapeno jelly for a spicy party-starter!
Mediterranean Veg Wedge
Wrap the sandwich in foil and press it under a heavy pan in the fridge for a few hours. As it sits, the bread will soak up even more tapenade.
Using naan bread = the easiest & tastiest pizza shortcut.
Mixed Veggie Slaw with Miso Dressing
Miso brings an unexpected flavor to this spin on standard slaw.
Barbecue Chicken with Sweet Potatoes & Cornbread Croutons
Nothing says summertime like some classic barbecue!
Adding ice cubes to each bowl means you can have cool soup now -- without having to wait for it to chill in the fridge.
Quinoa-Crusted Pork with Watercress Salad
If you're looking for a healthy swap, use quinoa instead of breadcrumbs.
Asparagus & Prosciutto Pasta Salad
Top this light dish with a little grated Parmesan for pasta perfection.
Cheesy Rosemary Twists
Frozen puff pastry is the key to savory success.
Use this Mediterranean-inspired side dish as a salad topper -- you'll get a tasty and healthy protein boost.