Can you agree that July is the best month for summer? The weather is warm, summer is still plentiful, and the produce is literally amazing. Hot summer days call for something fresh, flavorful and colorful.
You know I had to put together 31 pieces for each season. Recipes to make in July Get inspired to get creative in and out of the kitchen for the best start of summer. These recipes are packed with incredibly fresh flavors you’ll crave. We’ve included plenty of grill recipes for those days when the stove or oven is too hot, as well as plenty of apps and desserts that are perfect to bring to a Fourth of July BBQ.
What is the season in July?
This month I stock up on a lot of the following:
Did you know we have an ingredient page dedicated to PS? Yes! Click on any of the produce names above to see all the recipes, or visit our recipe index to filter further.
Let’s go to the goods. Start with a fun appetizer, pair it with a colorful vegetable-filled salad (pasta salad, anyone?), impress your friends with a juicy burger or grilled chicken, and don’t forget to top it off with a sweet summer treat. not at all.
If you make one of these recipes, be sure to leave a comment below and tell us what you liked about it.
almond butter peach blueberry oatmeal cup
Fluffy whole grain zucchini pancakes
Knock You Naked Peanut Butter Strawberry Banana Smoothie
Breaded Oatmeal with Peanut Butter Zucchini
Sunshine Tropical Turmeric Smoothie
heart-healthy olive oil salted chocolate chip zucchini muffins
Grilled Corn Salad, Avocado, Goat Cheese and Hot Honey Vinaigrette
Arugula pasta salad with peaches, tomatoes and corn
Avocado, blueberry and quinoa salad
Summer Glow Strawberry Kale Salad
Herbie Olive Italian Orzo Salad
vegan caesar pasta salad
appetizer and side menu
Grilled crostini with roasted cherries, goat cheese and basil
honey lime basil peach fruit salad
homemade slow cooker baked beans
How to grill vegetables deliciously (4 ways!)
buffalo succhini chicken burger
Firecracker Salmon with Peach Avocado Salsa
Greek Turkey Meatballs with Lemon Orzo and Creamy Feta Yogurt Sauce
Moroccan Spiced Turkey Burger with Creamy Feta Sauce
Zucchini boats stuffed with buffalo mac and cheese
Grilled saison chicken thigh
One Pan Enchiladas Zucchini Turkey Meatballs and Rice
Snacks & Treats
Gluten Free Peach Crisp with Salted Coconut Milk Caramel
key lime white chocolate macadamia cookie
The best tart cherry pie I’ve ever had
Strawberry crisp with peanut butter oatmeal cookie crumble
Ooey-Gooey Tahini S’mores Bar
Baked peaches (+6 topping ideas!)
Coconut Key Lime Pie Energy Bites
If you make one of these recipes, be sure to leave a comment below and tell us what you liked about it. Take a picture and share it on Instagram with the hashtag #ambitiouskitchen. I love seeing what you guys create.