It’s time we combine some Summer flavor with some warmer weather comfort food. This shrimp scampi pasta salad is the best of both worlds. It makes for a bright, flavorful infusion with a creamy dressing into a hearty pasta salad base.
It doesn’t get anymore original than baked beans for the original, official side dish of Summer barbecues & tailgating season. Shake things up a bit, upping the flavor factor with these easy slow cooker baked beans with bacon. Your guests will thank you, and beg for your recipe- over & over again!
Pasta salad’s are all the rage in the Summer season, and for good reason too. Shake things up a little with this lemon cucumber couscous salad. It’s bright, flavorful, and a surprisingly filling healthy side dish. Serve it for a nice change of pace this barbecue season.
You can’t go wrong with bringing a side dish to any Summer Southern gathering, Grandma’s simple Southern potato salad chief among them. With a simple creamy dressing, this potato side dish is the Summer staple destined to grace all the tables at your gatherings.
Too hot for pasta? Think again with this creamy cold tortellini salad with ranch dressing. Loaded with big bites of cheddar cheese, pieces of crumbled bacon, and cheese tortellini, this pasta salad recipe is anything but ordinary. A handful of ingredients and a quick 20 minutes and this cold tortellini salad is ready to go.
If you need a tasty Summer side dish, the search can stop here. Look no further than this zesty, crunchy corn salad with fritos chips. It’s a heapin’ helpin’ of Summertime flavor in every spoonful.
Skip the expensive takeout and make your own Chinese orange chicken at home. With the sweet and spicy flavor that makes orange chicken such a treat, this Chinese orange chicken will be an instant family favorite.
A tried and true creamy, cheesy pasta dish is a cornerstone of any home-cook’s kitchen. This Copy Cat Stouffers Macaroni & Cheese recipe is one you want to keep on hand. It’s easy & delicious, making it perfect for almost any occasion.
Bean salad is easy to throw together, & this Three Bean Pasta Salad version is no different. A heaping helping of three different beans, a couple veggies included for good measure, and it’s all tossed in a simple homemade vinaigrette. Served as is, or chilled, this pasta salad was destined to please Southern palates.
When the weather gets warmer, the ingredients change too. We’ve put chicken salad aside, pulled out all the stops, and opted for our simple creamy shrimp salad recipe instead. It’s a tried and true side salad, whichever way you choose to serve it- as an appetizer, snack, or even between two slices of toast for a sandwich lunch.