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What to Prepare dinner This August

Learn what's in season this month at cookieandkate.com!

This month, farmers’ markets are exploding with goodness. Thankfully, a lot of the produce rising now doesn’t want a lot cooking, if in any respect. Now’s the time to savor a ripe peach over the sink.

I’m playing as many Caprese salads as I will be able to at the moment—even higher after they’re made with burrata. You’ll in finding an abundance of clean seasonal recipes underneath.


peach salad recipe with greens

Erin’s Peach & Avocado Inexperienced Salad

Gluten unfastened

“I made this salad precisely as written final evening and it was once nice I dreamed about it! We’re struggling a critical warmth wave within the PNW at the moment so consuming a lot of your salads! Thank you for sharing.” – Debbie

Extra avocado recipes »

Berries! Blackberries, Blueberries, Raspberries & Strawberries

berry crisp with ice cream

Blended Berry Crisp (Gluten Loose)

Gluten unfastened and simply vegan

“I made this berry crisp lately with blueberries and strawberries and it was once so yummy!! It was once a large hit and at your insistence we had it with vanilla ice cream!! The entirety I’ve comprised of your recipes has been superior thank you” – Nicole

Extra blueberry recipes » (additionally blackberries, raspberries and strawberries)


This mega crunchy salad is super healthy and totally irresistible! Vegan and gluten free. cookieandkate.com

Mega Crunchy Romaine Salad with Quinoa

Gluten unfastened and vegan

“I really like this salad! Made it identical to the recipe and it became out nice. I even reserved part of the recipe and dressing(one by one) for lunches, and it lasted smartly within the refrigerator. Thank you for any other scrumptious salad recipe! I think like that is going to be any other go-to :)” – Stacy

Extra carrot recipes »


Cherry Couscous & Arugula Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette

Cherry Couscous & Arugula Salad with Balsamic French dressing

See notes for gluten unfastened and vegan ideas

“Oh how I really like the way you lend a hand me use my produce! I wish to reward the celery on this one–absolute best addition of crunch and that “inexperienced” taste. The entirety else in it was once nice, too, however celery so hardly will get praised so I wish to give it a shout out.” – Anne

Extra cherry recipes »


fresh corn salsa with optional avocado

Recent Corn Salsa

Gluten unfastened and vegan

“Simply took place to get 4 ears of corn and a few tomatoes in my CSA proportion, so I made this and a few pico de gallo (additionally your recipe). Scrumptious! Plan on making this all over the summer time.” – Jeanne

Extra corn recipes »


Beautiful Greek salad made with wedges of romaine lettuce, fresh tomatoes, olives and herbs piled on top, and a lemon tahini dressing. Easily vegan. cookieandkate.com

Greek Wedge Salad

Gluten unfastened and simply vegan

“I made this final evening and it was once SO good- beloved the dressing particularly. I skipped the shallot and marinating section as a result of I used to be brief on time and it was once nice with out. Used recent tomatoes and cucumber from my deck pots. You give The Mixx a run for his or her cash. Undoubtedly will probably be making once more :)” – Emily

Extra cucumber recipes »


mediterranean quinoa salad recipe

Mediterranean Quinoa Salad with Roasted Summer season Greens

Gluten unfastened and vegan

“Vibrant, summery and scrumptious! My husband ate such a lot of it that subsequent time I would possibly double the recipe. ;)” – Karen

Extra eggplant recipes »

Inexperienced Beans

The best green bean salad recipe—who knew green beans could be so good?! This healthy side dish is perfect for summertime. cookieandkate.com

Inexperienced Bean Salad with Toasted Almonds & Feta

Gluten unfastened and simply vegan

“This was once DELICIOUS! Making inexperienced beans this fashion perpetually, beloved the tangy dressing.” – Nicky

Extra inexperienced bean recipes »


arugula strawberry salad recipe

Colourful Strawberry Arugula Salad with Balsamic French dressing

Gluten unfastened and simply vegan

“This was once delish! I believed it wouldn’t be filling sufficient for a complete meal, however it was once!” – Kathryn

Extra salad recipes »


Creamy Cherry Tomato & Summer Squash Pasta

Creamy Cherry Tomato & Summer season Squash Pasta

Vegetarian and attractive

“I’ve been cooking not anything however your recipes for the previous few weeks and this one was once one in every of my favorites to this point (tied with pickled radishes and your potato salad). It was once tremendous tasty and really easy. Will no doubt be making it a couple of extra instances this summer time. Thanks!” – Kayla

Extra basil recipes » (additionally cilantro and dill)


Kale black bean burrito bowls make a delicious, redeeming, vegan dinner that packs well for tomorrow's lunch. cookieandkate.com

Kale, Black Bean and Avocado Burrito Bowl

Gluten unfastened and vegan

“I’m an outdated vegetarian and a brand new vegan, and feature in point of fact been playing increasing my repertoire with yummy new recipes, however *this* is one in every of my best two. I made it Sunday and we had it Monday for dinner, and it’s so, so nice. My omnivore spouse stated he was once “ready to choke it down,” however he in truth beloved it, and raved about all of it evening. This was once additionally my first foray right into a uncooked kale dish (rather then smoothies, in fact), and I’m formally hooked. Thanks such a lot for this positively wonderful recipe!” – Julie

Extra kale recipes »


Fresh Thai green salad with sweet mango, bell pepper and a spicy peanut dressing! cookieandkate.com

Thai Mango Salad with Peanut Dressing

Gluten unfastened and vegan (see notes)

“Some other nice recipe! Simply the correct quantity of candy, warmth, and crunch! We are living in Cape Coral FL and feature been on the lookout for some new mango recipes. The bushes are stuffed with ripe mangoes now. Thank you for the recipe!” – Ann

Extra mango recipes »


summertime white sangria recipe

Watermelon White Sangria

Gluten unfastened and vegan

“This sangria is the most efficient! I used John DeKuyper & Sons Fleur and it became out glorious. Will make this once more needless to say. Thank you such a lot for the receipe.” – Kathy

Extra watermelon recipes » (additionally cantaloupe and those honeydew margaritas)


best bellini recipe

Recent Bellinis

Gluten unfastened and vegan

“Made those final evening for my husband and I after the youngsters went to mattress. My husband isn’t in point of fact keen on candy beverages, nor wine for that subject, however we each in point of fact loved those. Actual, complete peaches no doubt make the variation between a gentle, recent sweetness and that sickly candy syrup in maximum same old cocktails.” – Eva

Extra peach recipes »


best breakfast tacos recipe

Favourite Breakfast Tacos

Gluten unfastened

“We simply completed consuming this as our dinner. It was once yummy and I’m saving it to make once more. It was once extremely simple! My husband stated it’s going to make for an ideal breakfast. Thanks once more for an ideal recipe!” – Erin

Extra bell pepper recipes » (additionally jalapeños)


Balsamic Stone Fruit Sundae

Balsamic Stone Fruit Sundae

Gluten unfastened and vegan in the event you use vegan ice cream

“I made this for a cooking elegance I taught and everybody beloved it!! Confidently you get some extra readership, as a result of I inform such a lot of of my sufferers about your weblog :)” – Tricia

Extra plum recipes »


Southwestern corn chowder recipe

Southwestern Corn Chowder

Gluten-free and simply vegan

“Scrumptious!! A very simple 5/5. Circle of relatives beloved it!! I’m again once more to make it per week later 🙂 Ultimate week I used Greek yogurt, and this week I’m going to check out bitter cream. Thank you!!” – Kelly

Extra potato recipes »


fattoush salad recipe

Fattoush Salad with Mint Dressing

Simply vegan

“Completely scrumptious. Mild, tasty and simple to make. Made it for 15 as a part of a barbeque. Undoubtedly making once more. Everybody sought after the recipe. Thanks for sharing.” – Chrissie

Extra radish recipes »

Summer season Squash

This fresh summer recipe features burst cherry tomatoes, cherry tomato and sun-dried tomato pesto, zucchini noodles, and spaghetti! It's light and delicious. cookieandkate.com

Double Tomato Pesto Spaghetti with Zucchini Noodles

Simply gluten unfastened and simply vegan (see notes)

“Hello Kate, I’m reducing down on meat, cheese and pasta for well being causes and I’m so glad to have discovered your web site! I had heaps of cherry tomatoes from my lawn so I simply made a double batch of this pesto and it’s extremely scrumptious! I’ll use on zucchini noodles however am additionally pondering of hanging it on some toasted italian bread for my husband. He’ll like it. Thanks! (playstation – having a look ahead for your cookbook.)” – Alicia

Extra zucchini recipes » (additionally yellow squash)


Simple Caprese Skewers with Balsamic Dipping Sauce

Easy Caprese Skewers with Balsamic Dipping Sauce

Gluten unfastened

“I made those skewers final evening for a cocktail party and so they have been stunning in addition to tasty! They have been an enormous hit and I’d no doubt cause them to once more!” – Jody

Extra tomato recipes »

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