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Favorite picnic items?

by akdad 9 days ago

Summer is here, sort of and was looking forward to going on picnics again. My go to is herb de Provence roast chick...


Ttrockwood commented 8 days ago

Tom Collins party

by akdad 2 months ago

This spring/early summer I am planning a cocktail/dinner party around a Tom Collins bar. I’ll have a lazy susan with ...


babymole_bob123 commented 2 months ago

Anyone starting any summer time liqueurs and cordials?

by JMF 12 years ago

Over the past few weeks I have been going wild starting liqueurs for the holiday season. So far I have: Banana Gi...


MOREKASHA commented 6 months ago

Sunday Suppers at Lucques: Summer Menus

by Katie Nell 11 years ago

May 2007 Cookbook of the Month: Sunday Suppers at Lucques, by Suzanne Goin. Please post your full-length reviews ...


MmeFleiss commented 7 months ago

The Perfect Summer Lunch

by ricepad 9 months ago

I think I just had the ideal summer lunch: A BLT with a tomato that was fresh and still warm from the garden, and a p...


dfrostnh commented 9 months ago

What's for Dinner #406 (August 2017) - Swimming in Summer Produce

by MidwesternerTT 10 months ago

So What's for Dinner tonight in your household? Most of us in North America are swimming in summer produce, and / o...


islandmermaid commented 9 months ago

Seasonal flavorful foods... with a catch?

by scrambledomelette 9 months ago

Hey guys! I'm looking for really flavorful and/or seasonal foods... that are soft-ish. Long story short, I'm at the t...


tastesgoodwhatisit commented 9 months ago

Favorite Summer Squash recipes

by cheeseisheaven 12 months ago

My CSA is starting to give us lots of summer squash...what are your fave recipes, veggie and vegan are good, just no ...


cheeseisheaven commented 9 months ago

Hot in the city 2: where to find air conditioned eats in Vancouver

by grayelf 12 months ago

CAVEAT: this new post is merely a listing of where A/C is thought or known to exist -- please feel free to add places...


grayelf commented 11 months ago

The Palm's summer lobster special-worth it?

by shellymck 10 years ago

Has anyone tried the the Palm's summer lobster special ($95 for a four pound lobster, two salads and a side--larger l...


AviM commented 11 months ago

What snack food would you take to a summer camp?

by lissar 16 years ago

I'm going away to a small summer camp for a week. The food is provided, but not very good, so I'm going to take suppl...


nichole53 commented 11 months ago

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Summer Salads Made Simple

by Mlchur 11 months ago

I'm celebrating the first days of summer. So what if summer doesn’t officially start until next week! Can you really ...

Summer Sleepaway Camp Snacks

by megan06 11 months ago

Hey! I'm going to sleep-away camp for a week in a week. So I was going through ideas for my snack list, here it is!!!...


MidwesternerTT commented 11 months ago

Ice cream challenge summer: peach and pistachio surprise

by Nyleve 6 years ago

So this one came to me by accident. I was leafing through the summer issue of the LCBO's Food and Drink magazine and ...


Nyleve commented 1 year ago

Lettuce Wraps - Home Cooking Dish of the Month June 2016

by meatn3 2 years ago

What a great topic for the start of Summer! There's plenty of dietary flexibility so anyone with interest should be a...


The_Libster commented 1 year ago

April 2012 COTM: Melissa Clark Month, Cook This Now: Summer

by L.Nightshade 6 years ago

Please use this thread to discuss the chapters in Cook This Now, Summer: July; August; September, pages 193 - 286.. ...


clcorbi commented 1 year ago

FRUIT SORBET - Home Cooking Dish of the Month, August 2016

by L.Nightshade 2 years ago

Welcome to August’s Dish of the Month! This month we’ll be cooling down by making Fruit Sorbets. If you’re interest...


LulusMom commented 1 year ago

Summer party menu?

by mskilgore 2 years ago

I'm in business school and am inviting my classmates over for a summer party before school starts up again. I think t...


Madrid commented 1 year ago

Summer 2016 Vacation Closings

by BostonZest 2 years ago

Most summers we have a list of places that close for a week or two for vacation. In the case of Galeria Umberto in th...


BostonZest commented 2 years ago

Trip report - Veneto and Emilia Romagna driving tour

by walker42 3 years ago

We had a great time on our driving vacation around the Veneto and Emilia Romagna in the first part of August. The goa...


johannabanana commented 2 years ago

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