Super Summer Recipes (60 Recipes)


Here is a collection of our favourite summer recipes. Whether you’re looking for a main meal of the day, a snack, a dessert or a summer drink, we’ve got you covered.


Italian Potato Salad

There is something about potato salad that just says summer. It’s backyard food. It’s picnic food. It’s potluck food. Potato salad is present at every family gathering and neighborhood get together during the summer months. It is a classic.


Mediterranean Roasted Vegetable Galette

This savory Mediterranean-inspired roasted vegetable galette is elegant yet fuss-free and the perfect way to enjoy a summer vegetable bounty!


Antipasto Skewers

Antipasto Skewers are a fun and easy appetizer for a crowd! These colorful skewers are a fun and healthy appetizer for any occasion!


Kombucha Float with Summer Berries

This Kombucha Float with Summer Berries is a 3 ingredient summertime dessert. Kombucha gets poured on coconut ice cream & berries for a dairy free recipe.  


Blackberry Coconut Vegan Panna Cotta

This Blackberry Coconut Vegan Panna Cotta is a refreshing summer dessert made with blackberries and coconut milk. Perfect Vegan & Dairy-Free treat.


Summer Tomato and Tuna Salad

Summer Tomato and Tuna Salad is in the Mediterranean tradition of healthy seasonal food served up in the simplest way possible.


Raspberry and Almond Summer Rice Pudding

This dessert is great for a summer’s day if you are entertaining for family or friends. It’s colourful and full of freshness, a great show stopper and most importantly – very easy to do.


Rainbow Summer Rolls

Rainbow Summer Rolls are a healthy and refreshing Vietnamese salad wrap filled with colorful veggies for an amazing crunch ~ they're vegan and gluten free!


Strawberry and Vanilla Cupcakes with Prosecco Frosting

Do you love a glass of fizz? Try these strawberry and vanilla cupcakes with prosecco frosting!


Grilled Salmon Tacos with cilantro crema

Grilled Salmon Tacos with cilantro crema ~ set out the tortillas and fixings, and let people make their own, it's the perfect summer 30 minute meal!


Eggs Benedict Quiche with Hollandaise Sauce

Eggs Benedict Quiche with Hollandaise Sauce ~ this brilliant hack lets you enjoy your favorite luxury breakfast in easy sliceable form ~ complete with little chunks of Canadian bacon, and a quick and creamy hollandaise sauce!


Italian Spritz

Summer drinks don't come much better than this! Be like the Italians and drink a Spritz!


Blackberry Kombucha Vodka Smash

This Blackberry Kombucha Vodka Smash is a light and refreshing cocktail recipe for summer nights! This low sugar drink is made healthier with kombucha.


Mango & Passion Fruit Tropical Smoothie

Turn mango and passion fruit into this tropical heaven. An easy smoothie that is the ideal refreshment for hot summer days.


Ahi Tuna and Cremini Mushroom Skewers

Ahi Tuna and Cremini Mushroom Skewers are the ultimate easy summer meal!


Drumstick Ice Cream Pie

Drumstick Ice Cream Pie is inspired by one of summer’s most memorable treats. it's an easy, no-bake dessert that wows everybody!


Rainbow Chicken Skewers with Spicy Pesto Sauce

Rainbow Chicken Skewers with Spicy Pesto Sauce ~ my easy chicken skewers can be made on the grill or in the oven, so you can enjoy this healthy 30 minute meal all year long!


Orange Raspberry Mimosa Cocktail

An excellent brunch drink, this Orange Raspberry Mimosa Cocktail is the perfect fit to celebrate the arrival of spring! Just mix Champagne with Orange juice and you're ready to serve!


Tuscan Cherry Tomato and White Bean Salad

Tuscan Cherry Tomato and White Bean Salad is a beautiful summer salad that's perfect alone or on the side with almost any grilled protein!


Vegan No Mayo Coleslaw

Vegan No Mayo Coleslaw is a light and fresh summer classic without the calories! Just fresh vegetables and a delicious mustard dressing.


Flake 99 Cupcakes

Summer's here! Get your flake 99! How about these fuss free cupcakes as a twist on the classic ice cream?


Gin and Tonic Cupcakes

It's G&T time with these delicious gin and tonic cupcakes!


Fresh Mint Ice Cream

This Fresh Mint Chip Ice Cream is made with real mint leaves and dark chocolate ~ summer eating doesn't get any better! The zippy flavor of the fresh mint paired with an extra quantity of dark chocolate makes this the best mint chip ice cream I've ev...


Cold Thai Cucumber Avocado Soup with Cucumber Relish

Cold Thai Cucumber Avocado Soup with Cucumber Relish is as refreshing as it gets on a hot summer day!


Lasagna with Pesto Green Beans and Potatoes

Lasagna with Pesto, Green Beans and Potatoes is the perfect way to use the rest of this year’s fresh basil.  Or, if you have frozen pesto, make this for a taste of summer all year long!


Artichoke, Hearts of Palm & Olive Flatbread Pizza

Homemade pizza is just the best! This pizza is delicious and you’ll keep going in for more.


No Bake Strawberry Cheesecake

This No Bake Strawberry Cheesecake is the perfect dessert for hot summer days. A light and delicious creamy treat, ready in just 30-minutes plus cooling time.


Chopped Israeli Pasta Salad

Israeli Pasta Salad is a mash-up of two of my favorite summer salads, it's packed with veggies and actually gets better after a day or two in the fridge!


Tomato Salad with Feta Cheese, Onion and Pumpkin Seed Oil

This Tomato Salad is our Summer Favourite. Add Feta cheese and onions and dress with a good-quality Pumpkin Seed Oil for extra flavour.


Caprese Pizza Pasta Salad

Caprese Pizza Pasta Salad is a cool and easy way to enjoy all the elements of pizza during summer without turning on your oven!


Honeysuckle Vodka Lemonade

Honeysuckle Vodka Lemonade ~ this uniquely refreshing cocktail is make with homemade honeysuckle infused vodka and fresh squeezed lemonade!


Tomato Ricotta Tart with Basil Pesto

This savory Tomato Ricotta Tart with Basil Pesto is a delicious way to enjoy more of those tantalizing summer tomatoes before they're gone!


Thai Salmon Cakes with Basil Lime Mayonnaise

Two of summer's best! Healthful wild salmon and fresh basil pair beautifully in Thai Salmon Cakes with Basil Lime Mayonnaise.


Steak Fajita Skewers with Cilantro Sauce

Steak Fajita Skewers with Cilantro Pesto ~ this easy 30 minute meal is a fun way to enjoy fajitas ~ serve them on or off the skewer, with rice, couscous, or tortillas. I sometimes serve them over salad for a gluten free, low carb meal.


Seafood Skewers

These delicious seafood skewers are great on the BBQ or chargrilled in the kitchen - whatever the weather!


Spicy Thai Spaghetti Salad

This yummy Spicy Thai Spaghetti Salad is an delicious twist on a potluck classic ~ quick to prepare using common ingredients, the Asian flavors in this colorful pasta salad really pop! This easy summer side salad recipe will be your go to for barbecu...


Strawberry French 75

This quick and easy Strawberry French 75 cocktail is a fruity spin on the lemon flavored classic. This light drink recipe uses just 3 ingredients and is sweetened with fruit only! Its the perfect bubbly spring beverage.


Cranberry Orange Gin Fizz

Cranberry Orange Gin Fizz is a festive cocktail filled with Holiday flavor! This easy drink recipe uses a naturally sweetened homemade cranberry sauce. 


Cucumber Fizz

This subtle sweetness and refreshing coolness make this a perfect summer cocktail!


Peanut Sauce Jackfruit Summer Rolls

Peanut Sauce Jackfruit Summer Rolls are made with 5 minute peanut sauce, crunchy vegetables & herbs! This healthy gluten free recipe is bursting with flavor


Low-Carb Chicken Zoodles (Zucchini Noodles)

Low-Carb Chicken Zoodles are an easy and healthy dinner, ideal for hot summer months! Gluten-free and Dairy-Free Low-Carb meal.


Ranch Chicken Skewers

These ranch chicken skewers are delicious and great to serve to guests!


Vegan Grilled Tofu Skewers

These Vegan Grilled Tofu Skewers are a real breeze to make, ready in just a couple of minutes, and delicious. Gluten-Free and Low-Carb!


Jammin' Boneless BBQ Wings

When life gives you fruit preserves, make BBQ wings? Yes!  It’s a thing. In my house, boneless BBQ wings are definitely a favorite.


Tiramisu Ice Cream Cake

Tiramisu Ice Cream Cake is a summer classic, all grown up and made easy with frozen pound cake and your favorite ice cream coffee and chocolate of course!


Lemony Buttermilk Chicken Skewers

An overnight marinade leaves these Lemon Buttermilk Chicken Skewers impossibly tender, and they get a cooling flavor boost from the Rosemary Tzatziki sauce.


Italian Summer Vegetable Casserole

Italian Summer Vegetable Casserole is the best of summer produce in a beautiful Mediterranean-inspired dish with grilled vegetables, marinara and cheese!


Grilled Burgers with Bacon Tomato Jam and Smoked Gouda

Grilled Burgers with Bacon Tomato Jam and Smoked Gouda are a delicious treat! Give them a go today.


Baked Sole in Fresh Tomato Sauce

Baked Sole in Fresh Tomato Sauce is a healthy, 30-minute, low carb, Whole 30 meal that celebrates the bounty of fresh summer tomatoes! This quick and easy baked fish is ideal for busy weeknights.


Spiced Chicken and Halloumi Skewers With Colourful Couscous

These delicious Moroccan-inspired Spiced Chicken and Halloumi Skewers are perfectly paired with a vibrant, healthy and delicious veggie-packed couscous. A quick and easy recipe you have to try!


Tofu Skewers

Easy, healthy, and delicious Tofu Skewers are a family friendly vegan meal that can be on the table in less than 30 minutes!


Cherry Lemonade Popsicles

The flavor of these Cherry Lemonade Popsicles is pure vibrant fresh cherry with a touch of citrus --- they're one of the joys of summer!


Summer Fruit Jumble Crumble

Summer Jumble Fruit Crumble combines all those bits and pieces of delicious ripe fruit you've got lying around into one fabulously easy dessert.


Wild Strawberries Coconut Milk Popsicles

These Wild Strawberries Coconut Milk Popsicles are light, delicious and a real summer treat. Made with fresh wild strawberries and coconut milk.


Grilled Turkish Ground Lamb Kebabs

Grilled Turkish Ground Lamb Kebabs are a delicious, spicy and exotic way to change up your summer grilling routine!


Pimm's Cupcakes

It's Pimm's o'clock with these delicious cupcakes!


Coconut Milk Mango Chia Pudding

This beautiful Coconut Milk Mango Chia Pudding is refreshing breakfast combo, ideal for hot summer days. Vegan and GF with coconut milk and mango puree!


Party Ring Cupcakes

It's time to party! These cupcakes will brighten everyone's day.


Shrimp and Corn Risotto with Bacon

Shrimp and Corn Risotto with Bacon is an American twist on traditional risotto and perfect summer comfort food!


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