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Must Have Summer Dinner Recipes

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Sharing my Must Have Summer Dinner Recipes with you today! Dinner can get somewhat left behind when we’re running around like crazy in the summer with travels and the kids different activities. I’ve put together some of my favorites that don’t take little to no oven time and full of great flavors everyone will love during the busy summer months. Hope you enjoy!
Must Have Summer Dinner Recipes

Almond Artichoke Summer Couscous

Are you a couscous fan?! I love making couscous especially in the summer. I love it’s pasta and rice like texture that goes great with your favorite salad dressings. Add you favorite greens and you’ve got a perfect summer dinner.

Must Have Summer Dinner Recipes

Spicy Chicken Cheesy Baked Avocado

This baked avocado makes such a great summer dinner. It’s only in the oven for a few minutes to melt the cheese and has the best flavors going on. I’m a big fan of this recipe.

Must Have Summer Dinner Recipes

Chicken Taco Breadstick Dippers

These breadstick dippers are packed with cheesy chicken goodness that the kids go nuts for. Love to serve these in the Summer and actually all year round too 🙂

Must Have Summer Dinner Recipes

Cheesy Mediterranean Bacon Quesadilla

This flavor packed quesadilla is prepared right on your stovetop which makes a speedy dinner choice for the Summer. Love this one!

Must Have Summer Dinner Recipes

Hot Ham and Cheese Butter Dijon Skillet Sandwiches

These hot little sandwiches take just minutes to bake and the kids go nuts for them. Fun one to prepare for swim parties and having friends over.

Must Have Summer Dinner Recipes

Chicken Black Bean Corn Tacos 

These tacos are packed with some of our favorite taco style ingredients and take no time at all to whip together. Use either the canned chunk chicken or rotisserie chicken for an even quicker prep time.

Must Have Summer Dinner Recipes

Loaded Mediterranean Panini

This loaded panini could not get any more delicious. Prepared right on your stovetop, you’ll have a dinner that is done in just minutes. So many great flavors in this panini.

Must Have Summer Dinner Recipes

Restaurant Style Homemade Guacamole

This chunky guacamole is a hit all summer long. We prepare it on a weekly basis for family and friends. Give this one a try and see what you think! It’s our favorite 🙂

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    Sues says:

    Love the idea of those baked avocados! So unique and fun.

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    Clearly I must make all of these!!

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    I love quesadillas! It’s on the menu for next week! 🙂 Also salads and roasted veggies are a summer must have for us. Even though our daughter won’t eat them! Haha! Silly girl, veggies are amazing!

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    Maria says:

    To many good options to choose from!

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    Those Cheesy Mediterranean Bacon Quesadillas are my jam!

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    wuxiaworld says:

    This is my favorite. And thanks to this article I can do it myself

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    Hot Ham and Cheese Butter Dijon Skillet Sandwich is my favorite Sandwich

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    run 3 says:

    wow, this dish is so attractive, i also want to try it.

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    It is really very delicious, and attractive, but can you provide me the recipe to make that all, please! I wanna try those out on my ways.

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