Who doesn’t love an easy three bean salad, perfect for summer picnics and potlucks?! This classic American picnic salad has cannellini beans, kidney beans, garbanzo beans, celery, red onion, parsley, and a sweet and sour dressing. Photography Credit: Elise Bauer Three bean salad is one of those quintessential American summer picnic foods. It’s comforting, protein-rich, Read more

Category: Recipes | Date: July 15th, 2019

Amazon has done it again, slashing prices on some of its most popular items and there is no shortage of covetable kitchenware and cookware this year! Lucky for you, the Simply Recipes team is staying up to date on the late breaking deals so you don’t have to. Here are a handful of our favorites:

Category: Recipes | Date: July 15th, 2019

This quick, easy, healthy, and vibrant mango salsa will dress up any backyard barbecue. Move over toast—avocado has a new best friend! Because summer is also outdoor cooking season, I always like to have a quick salsa recipe on hand. It helps tide my guests over while I’m showing them my moves on the grill! Read more

Category: Recipes | Date: July 15th, 2019

Marinated skirt steak, threaded onto skewers and grilled, becomes melt-in-your-mouth tender and delicious, with wonderful caramelized bits! Photography Credit: Elise Bauer Breaking in the Grill with Grilled Skirt Steak Ah, that time of year in which you dust off the grill, vacuum out the cobwebs, scare away any critters who have taken up residence over the Read more

Category: Recipes | Date: July 14th, 2019

Sweet corn! Zucchini! Goat cheese! Basil! Fold these up in a quesadilla, and you’ve got one quick dinner. If you need a super easy meal to make on a hot summer day, this is definitely it. I relish cooking simple foods in the summertime. It’s hot, and no one wants to really use the oven Read more

Category: Recipes | Date: July 14th, 2019

This slightly sweet and vanilla scented Angel Food Cake is the perfect vehicle for juicy berries, lemon curd, or luscious whipped cream! Photography Credit: Alison Bickle Angel food cake is just a European sponge cake that immigrated to the United States and adopted the no-fat trend of the 1990s. Only it was actually the 1800s. Read more

Category: Recipes | Date: July 13th, 2019

This month, we welcome back Marta Rivera for more of her meal plans. Marta is a trained chef, mom of twins, and wife to a newly-retired soldier! I’m living in Central Texas … in July! It’s hot and I’m miserable. Beating the dog days of summer takes on a whole new meaning when the thermometer is Read more

Category: Recipes | Date: July 13th, 2019

Quick and delicious, this Asian coleslaw is great with burgers, fish, or any Asian-inspired dish. A creamy dressing with peanut butter and rice vinegar brings it all together. Photography Credit: Elise Bauer Recreating a Delicious Asian Slaw We eat a lot of cabbage around here. Could be my father’s Minnesota German roots, but for whatever Read more

Category: Recipes | Date: July 12th, 2019

Are you suffering from dinner overwhelm? Tough to find time to pull it all off? Well then, you’re going to love Relish, a new way to shop for groceries by recipe and have them delivered right to your door! Here at Simply Recipes, one of our biggest goals is to make it easier for YOU Read more

Category: Recipes | Date: July 12th, 2019

The Friday Buzz Here’s our roundup of all good things, good advice, good feelings. It’s the happy hour of blog posts! Up this week: Yoga, T-Rex Races, Tamarind Margaritas, and more! Print Welcome to The Friday Buzz, our roundup of all good things, good advice, good feelings. It’s the happy hour of blog posts! Up Read more

Category: Recipes | Date: July 12th, 2019