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Summer

Sun's out! Discuss the best summer foods, from popsicles to salads, and get inspiration about creative summer cooking.

11 of Our Most Popular Sides for Summer Grilling & BBQ Season

We hope you've been making the most of grilling season with our 13 most popular BBQ recipes and even a few unusual things to grill this summer, but what about those all-important BBQ sides? If you're...
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What's For Dinner #452 (June 2021) - On Summer's Doorstep

Amandarama
by Amandarama 16 days ago

It's June! Flowers are blooming. Beaches, pools, and back yards are open for business. Summertime vibes are in the air (at least for those of us in the Northern Hemisphere)! Here's where we...

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Daiquiris, Piña Coladas, etc

prima
by prima 6 days ago

Anyone know where to get a good daiquiri or piña colada in TO? Rhum Corner, Bar Chef, Civil Liberties and Patois don't have them on their current menus. Thanks for any tips!

Summer 2021 COTM Cocktail Companion: David Lebovitz's DRINKING FRENCH & Website Cocktails

Caitlin McGrath
by Caitlin McGrath 16 days ago

Welcome to our Summer 2021 COTM Cocktail Companion, where we’ll be stirring, shaking, and sipping our way through David Lebovitz’s Book DRINKING FRENCH: THE ICONIC COCKTAILS, APÉRITIFS, AND CAFÉ TR...

Favorite ice cream method and cookbooks?

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by ehAllison 20 days ago

In preparation for Ice Cream Season, I've been perusing my copy of David Lebovitz' The Perfect Scoop, from which I've made several recipes in the past, and IIRC they were all successful. He typica...

Summer 2021 Cookbook of the Month Cocktail Companion NOMINATIONS

Caitlin McGrath
by Caitlin McGrath 1 month ago

Are you a fan of cocktails (or mocktails)? Join us in nominating titles for Summer 2020 COTM Cocktail Companion! Any cocktail-oriented recipe resource — book or website — is eligible (but check the...

Summer 2020 COTM Cocktail Companion: PUNCH WEBSITE RECIPES

Caitlin McGrath
by Caitlin McGrath 1 year ago

Welcome to the discussion and reporting thread for our 2020 Summer Cocktail Companion, PUNCH. We'll be mixing up drinks all summer long using recipes from https://punchdrink.com/recipes/ In addi...

Summer 2019 Cookbook of the Month Cocktail Companion: BATCH COCKTAILS

Caitlin McGrath
by Caitlin McGrath 2 years ago

Hello and welcome to the reporting thread for our Summer 2019 COTM Cocktail Companion, BATCH COCKTAILS: MAKE-AHEAD PITCHER DRINKS FOR EVERY OCCASION by Maggie Hoffman. Time to roll up our sleeves, ...

G & T

tim irvine
by tim irvine 10 months ago

I hadn't really enjoyed G & Ts for many years but recently tried Fevertree light tonic. It has no artificial sweeteners despite being labeled light. It is eminently drinkable and very refreshing....

What's For Dinner #443 (September 2020) - Falling Into Fall

Amandarama
by Amandarama 10 months ago

Here's where we help each other decide "What's for Dinner,” celebrate (or commiserate about) our nightly dinner results, and share recipes - with our modifications noted. What's for Dinner? ...

ICE CREAM -- Home Cooking Dish of the Month, July 2019

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by masha 2 years ago

Welcome to our Reporting Thread for our July 2019 Dish of the Month (“DOTM”). For those new to our DOTM series, the purpose of this thread is to encourage hounds to prepare the selected dish throu...

What's For Dinner #442 (August 2020) - Endless Summer!

Amandarama
by Amandarama 11 months ago

Here's where we help each other decide "What's for Dinner,” celebrate (or commiserate about) our nightly dinner results, and share recipes - with our modifications noted. What's for Dinner? Phot...

What's For Dinner #441 (July 2020) - Summer Living!

Amandarama
by Amandarama 12 months ago

Here's where we help each other decide "What's for Dinner,” celebrate (or commiserate about) our nightly dinner results, and share recipes - with our modifications noted. What's for Dinner? ...

Choice of beverage for July 4th

tim irvine
by tim irvine 12 months ago

I think the Fourth of July is a fun holiday for a lot of reasons. No presents are needed. No one dresses up; in fact dressing like a comfortable teenager is expected. Unlike the winter holidays ...

What are you baking these days? July 2020 edition!

Caitlin McGrath
by Caitlin McGrath 12 months ago

Summer berries and stone fruits are coming in in earnest, and chocolate, lemon, and vanilla are always in season. They’re all good in baked goodies, of course. What’s in your oven this month?

Santa Barbara - Via Maestra 42

glbtrtr
by glbtrtr 11 months ago

Welcome to Parklet City - so many restaurants in Santa Barbara are now offering outdoor dining, even beyond the recent closing of State Street traffic for this sole purpose - creating outdoor space...

Dish of the Month – NOMINATIONS, June 2020

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by masha 1 year ago

Welcome to the Nominations thread for the June 2020 Dish of the Month. For those unfamiliar with the Home Cooking Dish of the Month (“DOTM”), our community selects a particular dish for each month...

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

L.Nightshade
by L.Nightshade 9 years ago

Please use this thread to discuss the chapters in Cook This Now, Summer: July; August; September, pages 193 - 286.. If you are reporting on a recipe that has not yet been reviewed, please hit t...