Watermelon Limeade

Watermelon Limeade

Taken neat, on the rocks, or with a stealth shot of tequila, we think you’ll find no fault with this drink that’s designed for the dog days of summer.

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  • 5 M
  • 10 M
  • 12
tinto-verano

Tinto de Verano

The unofficial Spanish summer sipper. Just as much a classic as that other wine-based libation from Spain, Tinto de Verano is the cocktail the Spanish keep all to themselves.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 3
Parmesan-Crusted Chicken

Parmesan-Crusted Chicken

When it’s half past when you’d wanted to eat and you’re too exhausted to think, turn to this kid-friendly, adult-approved fix.

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  • 15 M
  • 30 M
  • 23
Sweet Tea

Sweet Tea

Nothing slakes thirst, quells worries, and comes together with ease quite like Southern sweet tea.

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  • 5 M
  • 40 M
  • 32
Watermelon and Ginger

Watermelon and Ginger

Watermelon takes on a sweet heat when rubbed with a nubbin of fresh ginger root. Wowsers.

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  • 5 M
  • 5 M
  • 4
Girl and the Peach

Michel Richard’s Peach Slaw

Renee, a sucker for the crates of summer stone fruits at the farmers market, shares what to do with underripe peaches.

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  • 15 M
  • 2 H, 15 M
  • 7
strawberry-jam

Strawberry Jam

This quick strawberry jam doesn’t require all that daunting canning and processing. Just strawberries, sugar, and a pot.

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  • 25 M
  • 45 M
  • 11
Ruby Sangria

Ruby Sangria

The official Spanish summer sipper. And, for those who don’t care for sodden, wimped-out fruit mush, a nifty little party trick at no extra charge.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 8
Salt and Sugar Pickles

Salt and Sugar Pickles

These quick pickles–uh, quickles?–aren’t at all like the ones your grandma put up each year. They’re even better.

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  • 5 M
  • 15 M
  • 2
Honey-Glazed Spareribs

Honey-Glazed Spareribs

Uber-messy, kid-friendly, and make-ahead, these spareribs draw their pleasing “I’ll have some more, please” taste from just the right amounts of citrus, honey, and soy.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 0
Burger Bar Milkshakes

Burger Bar Milkshakes

There’s a darn good reason why even sophisticates deign to chase burgers with milkshakes. It works. Just as the menu at any burger joint or diner will attest.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 2
Fritto Misto Recipe

Fritto Misto Amalfitano

You haven’t truly had fried seafood until you’ve had fritto misto, the unforgettable fried seafood made in the style of the Amalfi Coast. Trust us on this.

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  • 20 M
  • 40 M
  • 4
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