There's nothing better than meeting up with friends and family for a catch up in the garden when the sun's out. It's what summer nights and weekends are made for! Whether you're planning on setting the table for an al-fresco lunch, or you want a few quick and easy recipes up your sleeve for those days where 'afternoon drinks' turn into a midnight taxi call, then you're in the right place. Check out our favourite summer recipes below, and click on each picture to find out more info!
Lillie Farrow's 'Best Ever Chicken Salad'
If you don't already follow @lilandlife on instagram where have you been? Lillie's recipes never fail to impress, and this chicken salad is up there with one of the tastiest summer dishes you can make. Crispy ciabatta croutons, shredded roast chicken and creamy cheese - what's not to love!
Cheesy Corn on the Cob - Delicious Magazine
Your go-to BBQ side just got even better! Take your corn on the cob to the next level with only a few key ingredients including butter, soured cream, cheese, chilli flakes and herbs. Click on the photo to go straight to the recipe at deliciousmagazine.co.uk.
Tesco Food's Burger Bowl Recipe
This burger bowl recipe is perfect for guests to build themselves depending on what veggies and dips they want, leaving you with minimal prep and zero presentation to worry about! The Tesco Food website is home to literally hundreds of amazing recipes just like this one - check it out if you're struggling for meal planning inspo.
Cilantro Lime Chicken Tacos - eatyourselfskinny.com
Tacos are the perfect summer sharing dish, and are so quick and easy to make. We found this zingy cilantro and lime chicken recipe on Pinterest from eatyourselfskinny.com and we can't wait to try it!
Grilled Peaches with Vanilla Ice Cream - What's Gaby Cooking
At last - a simple summer dessert that everyone will enjoy! Firing up the BBQ to feed a crowd this weekend? Keep a section of your barbecue clean to make this quick-grilling pudding after the main event. It also works amazingly well with pineapple!
Watermelon Frose by How Sweet Eats
Is it even a summer party without a frozen cocktail?? So refreshing and so easy to make, you can find the complete 'how-to' guide over at howsweeteats.com.
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