Summer Recipes

Here is a complete guide to summer cooking and entertaining, including recipes for great sandwiches, fresh salads, frozen desserts and no-cook dishes. Plus, the best-ever summer chicken recipes and more than 30 ways to cook summer vegetables.

Staff Favorite Summer Recipes

Summer Ice Cream Recipes & Cooking Tips
Expert Lessons

How to Make Ice Cream

To make ice cream like an artisan, start by picking your style: simple American or lush, custardy French.

Summer Cooking for a Crowd
Outdoor Cooking

Cooking for a Crowd: A Master’s Tips

Susan Feniger’s trick to hosting a summer party with astonishing ease: Serve simple, make-ahead dishes inspired by global street food.

Swim-Up Summer Dinner Party

Swim-Up Dinner Party

At a summer staff party on Lobster Cove in the town of Gloucester, a ragtag restaurant crew drinks chilled rosé and feasts on delicious summer dishes like pork chops piled with pickled peaches.