Wherever you are right now, we can all agree to the fact that it’s definitely warmer right now than the past couple of months. Hot, steamy, and thick soups and chowders are not suited for the warm weather anymore. We’ve list down 14 light and refreshing food and drinks recipes just for you. Check them out here:
1. Grilled zucchini caprese
This quick and very easy recipe adds a perfect twist to your family barbecue. Check out the recipe here.
2. Bacon ranch potato salad
Who would say no to a good old potato salad? No one! Especially when there’s bacon in it! Here’s how you can make it.
3. BBQ chicken cob salad with cilantro dressing
A cob salad is a staple in many barbecue. With little hint of smokiness from the bbq chicken, this salad is absolutely perfect for the summer weather. Get the recipe here.
4. Cucumber dill summer salad
Cucumber is probably the perfect veggie for summer. It’s very juicy and refreshing that it keeps you cool. This easy to do salad will leave you wanting for more. Here’s the recipe.
5. Cucumber tomato avocado summer salad
Two of the most summery food in one recipe, what more can you ask for? The avocado perfectly blends together with the sweetness of the tomato and the crunch of the cucumber. Get the recipe here.
6. Tropical crispy chicken summer rolls
This one is different twist to a classic spring roll. It’s as light and tasty, and definitely worth the effort. Learn how to make them here.
7. Sun dried tomato basil pinwheels
This recipe is perfect for picnics and even for your kids’ lunch in school. It’s very easy and definitely yummy. Check out the recipe here.
8. Salmon and summer veggies in foil
This is a perfect vegetarian option for family barbecues. It’s very light and healthy. Here’s how you can make it.
9. Fruit salsa with cinnamon crisps
Salsa for dessert? Why not! This sweet and tangy combination of the fruit salsa and cinnamon crisps make this summer dessert unique and very tasty. Here‘s how you can make it.
10. Banana split bites
The smaller and easy to eat version of our favorite ice cream dessert is perfect for summer kiddie parties. Your kids (and those kids at hear) will definitely enjoy eating this. Check out the recipe here.
11. Strawberry pineapple smoothie
Strawberries and pineapples are definitely in this season! This smoothie is very refreshing and would help keep you cool during the hot summer days! Here‘s how to make it.
12. Home-made peach iced tea
This fruity peach iced tea is perfect for when you’re just lounging around with friends and family. Here‘s how to make it.
13. Fresh strawberry lemonade
Add a cool twist to your lemonade by adding fresh strawberries. It’s the perfect summer drink for the whole family. Check the recipe here.
14. Rainbow sangria
Of course, we wouldn’t leave you a list without a cocktail recipe. This refreshing, fruity, and absolutely colorful sangria will make summer an easy breeze. Learn how to make it here.