Summer

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Some drinks are just as beautiful to look at as they are to sip. The glow of a sunbeam through a glass of Sparkling Blanco Sangria definitely qualifies. This sweet and buzzy summertime refreshment is infused with fresh citrus, crisp apples, and floral nectarine flavors, and then it pops with sparkling wine and bright soda for a glittering gallery of tastes. The fruit glistens like jewels in the chilled brew! Sparkling Blanco Sangria is a drink of luxury, especially considering it's so quick to make. Sparkling smiles are sure to follow when you start serving these.

Posted: May 19
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Hot dogs and hamburgers usually take the lead for summer barbecues, but they're about to step aside because there's a new staple in town. Pulled Chicken Sammies share in the ease of preparation of the cookout classics yet outplay them when it comes to flavor. In this case, the flavor comes from the juicy shredded chicken that's submerged in a sweet, savory sauce. Slapped on a fluffy bun, topped with crunchy coleslaw, and served by the pool, Pulled Chicken Sammies will be your BBQ go-to!

Posted: May 20
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BLT Pasta Salad is the prime choice when you'd prefer to switch out your carbs, say, a bun for some pasta. Bouncy fusilli spirals, sweet cherry tomatoes, crunchy romaine lettuce, healthy baby spinach, and salty chopped bacon are tossed together with a creamy, garlicky, dilly dressing. You can serve it as-is or chilled; either way, tasty BLT Pasta Salad will make you forget there are other options out there!

Posted: May 20
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When the weather is just right, being outside at all times of the day is a must—meal times included! The Ultimate Picnic Salad is the perfect go-to when you want to whip something up quickly and not miss a minute of the glorious sunshine. With every bite, you'll enjoy some cheesy tortelloni, a mix of crunchy fresh greens, juicy ​​tomatoes, bitter artichokes, and salty parmesan cheese. It's all tossed together in a sweet and savory dressing that will make your day even brighter! Grab your favorite ice-cold summery drink and a quilt and enjoy the Ultimate Picnic Salad!

Posted: May 20
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Creamy, crunchy, salty, sweet–this Berrycado Salad is a flavorful summertime tastebud retreat! It starts with a bed of fresh mixed greens, sweet summertime strawberries, hearty sliced avocado, and crispy crumbled bacon. On top is a drizzle of a creamy, dreamy dressing that's sure to delight. Whether sitting by the pool or enjoying a picnic, Berrycado Salad tastes like pure warm weather magic!

Posted: May 20
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Peaches are quite the warm-weather gift. They're great on their own as a snack or dressed up as a dessert, or even smothered with some bbq sauce to create some Peachy Ribs! This marvelous pairing starts with a hefty rack of baby back ribs rubbed in a sweet and spicy mix. But the magic really starts once they're lathered in a tangy yet sugary, peach-infused sauce! Peachy Ribs are sure to become a go-to for grilling!

Posted: May 20
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Tropical Chicken Tacos take you right to the tropics, but not in a hurry. The juicy shredded chicken takes a dip in a sweet and spicy sauce to really infuse that beloved jerk flavor. And don't worry, it's all done in a slow cooker so you can keep living on island time. It's packed in a salty (not sandy!) corn tortilla and topped with tasty green onions, crunchy red cabbage, creamy feta cheese, and a squeeze of fresh lime. After just one bite of Tropical Chicken Tacos, you'll be singing, "Is this love, is this love that I'm feelin'?"

Posted: May 20
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Summertime is the season of tall glasses of lemonade, grill parties, and fresh-off-the-vine strawberries. Sweet Strawberry Cake shows off the ruby red, juicy, and sweet fruit in all its summery glory! The strawberries form the topping for a fluffy, moist, and buttery vanilla cake so delicious it doesn't even need frosting. Sweet Strawberry Cake is an afternoon teatime treat or the best last course after a patio dinner party, especially if you serve it with whipped cream. Strawberry shortcake may come up a little short in comparison!

Posted: May 23
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When we think of slow cooking, we tend to think of hearty winter stews or pulled pork, not desserts. Yet the Summer Grunt proves that low and slow also applies to the wild, bright, sweet, and tart flavors of summer berries. A cousin of the cobbler, Summer Grunt creates a jammy mixture of fruit and tops it with cinnamon-sugar-crusted, buttery dumplings for a delightful pastry pillow. Served alongside some whipped cream or ice cream, this will become a summertime favorite that you welcome with anticipation as it cooks itself!

Posted: May 25
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Not everyone loves sweet pies, but savory Nacho Pie is sure to be a fan favorite! Crunchy, tangy nacho cheese and tortilla chips make up the "crust" of this unexpected and exciting dish. Layered with fatty ground beef, nutty chili beans, acidic tomato sauce, and melty mozzarella cheese, every crunch is loaded with that beloved Tex-Mex flavor. It's safe to say, Nacho Pie is "na-cho" average mealtime experience that will keep you wanting more!

Posted: May 26