Summer Cookout & Picnic Recipes

How is it already August? We are into the long hot days of summer right now. That means grilling, cookouts, and outdoor picnics are in full swing, because it’s way too hot to heat up the house with turning on the oven. Our group of bloggers has some terrific summer recipes to share with you this month. Check out the refreshing drinks, side dishes, main meals, and desserts to plan out some of your August meals and enjoy the rest of those summer days eating outdoors.

Don’t forget to check back on the first day of each month to see our themed monthly recipe round-up for your menu planning inspiration.

~Drinks & Side Dishes~
Raspberry Peach Rose Sangria from Books n’ Cooks
Cantaloupe Mint Lemonade from Palatable Pastime
Creamy Potato Salad from Blogghetti

Bread & Butter Refrigerator Zucchini Pickles from Savory Moments

Creamy Horseradish Grilled Shrimp Deviled Eggs from Faith, Hope, Love, and Luck Survive Despite a Whiskered Accomplice
Balsamic Grilled Vegetables from Kate’s Recipe Box

Creamy Cucumber Salad from Cheese Curd in Paradise

Quick Pickled Shallot Deviled Eggs from The Saucy Southerner
No-Mayo Poppyseed Slaw from Palatable Pastime
Calico Beans with Hamburger from Cheese Curd in Paradise
Italian Antipasto Pasta Salad from Books n’ Cooks
~Main Dishes~
Kefta Kabobs from Crafty Cooking Mama
Honey Citrus Chicken Sandwiches from Jolene’s Recipe Journal
Grilled Chimichurri Whole Shrimp from Faith, Hope, Love, & Luck Survive Despite a Whiskered Accomplice
Pecan-Crusted Pork Burgers from The Saucy Southerner
Buffalo Chicken Burgers from Savory Moments
Blueberry Crisp Bars from Pies and Plots
Sugar Cone Chocolate Chip Cookies from Jolene’s Recipe Journal 
Sweet & Tart Zest Lemon Bars from Crafty Cooking Mama 
German Carob Cookies from Pies and Plots 


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