The Best Summer Dishes, Using In-Season Ingredients!

July is just a week away! The season’s harvests are full of vibrant color and flavors to satisfy any craving. Below are a few recipes incorporating seasonal, local, ingredients for you to make on these hot summer days.

Appetizer: Watermelon Gazpacho:
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If you’re looking to spice up the dish, add some freshly minced Jalapeño!

Look for these ingredients at your local farmers market, or in your own garden!
: Tomatoes, Bell Peppers, Cucumber, Red Onion, AND Watermelon

Main: Summer Vegetable Kabobs with a Yogurt Dipping Sauce: 

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The great thing about kabobs is anything goes! Variations include: eggplant, carrots, tomatoes, and you can even grill lettuce as a bed for the kabobs.

Look for these ingredients at your local farmers market, or in your own garden!

: Zucchini, White Onion, Red Bell Pepper, Mushrooms, Mint, Parsley, Cilantro, Jalapeño

Desert: Strawberry Rhubarb Crumble 

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What screams summer better than PIE. This is a more healthy version of a traditional Strawberry Rhubarb Pie.

Look for these ingredients at your local farmers market, or in your own garden!

: Strawberries, Rhubarb, Honey, Rolled Oats

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