Avocado and cucumbers blend with yogurt to make a creamy summer soup.
Keep cool with this refreshing fruity drink.
Asian soba noodles with purple cabbage and peanuts makes large salad for a potluck picnic.
A cool, quick dinner for hot summer nights.
Scapes are the tendrils that sprout from garlic bulbs. They also add a tasty crunch to savory dishes.
The Olympics of the pastry world was full of astonishing deserts and sometimes tragic results.
Deviled eggs or not, pimento cheese stuffed eggs makes any summer picnic complete.
Serve everyone's favorite outdoor summer treat indoors using individual pudding cups.
A crunchy salad that will keep its freshness more than a day.
Chunks of fresh fish are poached in butter and olive oil over very low heat with fresh thyme, salt and pepper and served over a simple salad for a quick, cool summer meal.
The summer is ripe with fresh vegetables, so embrace the season with a corn and zucchini salad topped with a spicy chipotle sauce.
Whether you will be grilling at home after the parade, or packing up a basket to watch the town fireworks, here's a round-up of ideas for your outdoor meal.
Flavor your dish of risotto with juicy and sweet beets.
Celebrate the Fourth of July with this eye-pleasing patriotic flag cake.
A good bun, melted blue cheese, grilled toppings (hold the ketchup!) make for a perfect burger.
At your next cookout, try grilled corn seasoned with with Parmesan, lime, and paprika.
Creating a 'core' in each cupcake makes for a rich, gooey center.
There's nothing like homemade fries with fresh seasoning to make ordinary seem haute-cuisine