Tag Archives: summer

Watermelon Gazpacho

Sweet with a kick, watermelon gazpacho is a great summer soup.

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Roasted Summer Squash

A simple way to enjoy this summer vegetable.

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Crisp Summer Salad

Ingredients Lettuce greens 1 handful arugula Cherry tomatoes Black olives Cucumbers, peeled and sliced Nasturtium flowers 1 teaspoon fresh oregano leaves Drizzle with olive oil and balsamic vinegar Directions 1. Prepare ingredients, toss together and enjoy! 🙂

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Gazpacho

Cold Spanish soup is an ingenious way to endure the summer heat.

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Basil Gimlet

This herb-inspired cocktail will do the trick on a warm summer evening.

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Charred Eggplant and Buffalo Burgers

Summer is a time for grilling. And a time for burgers. Try this burger recipe to add some new flavor to your regular burger: grilled eggplant slices. Eggplant is a super cool summer nightshade veggie, and it’s pretty versatile. And it tastes amazing grilled. I originally had a recipe where you charred, peeled, chopped, drained, […]

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Bruschetta with Tomato and Basil

Bruschetta has been on my mind. I was recently in Costco with my mom, and as she browsed the DVDs, I looked over the cookbooks. There were at least four by the same publisher on authentic Italian cuisine. With bruschetta recipes galore. And, who could forget that scene in “Julie and Julia” where Amy Adams […]

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Smoky Salmon Burgers

Ingredients 1 pound cold skinless salmon fillets, cut into large chunks 2 1/2 ounces smoked salmon, finely chopped 1 tablespoon plus 1 1/2 teaspoons chopped fresh dill 4 gluten-free rolls/hamburger buns, split 2 teaspoons extra virgin olive oil Vegenaise Grainy or spicy mustard Upland cress or watercress, to taste Directions 1. Pulse salmon chunks in […]

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Tomato and Cucumber Salad

When you say “salad,” everybody and his uncle automatically thinks “lettuce.” But really, it’s entirely possible to make a salad without any lettuce, spinach, or other spring greens. This tomato and cucumber salad is fresh and crisp, and it’s the perfect summer lunch or side to a family dinner. In most parts of the U.S. […]

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