Summer is here and why not take advantage of the hot weather by throwing a garden party for you and your family? Discover 10 delicious garden party recipes for summer.
1. 5-Ingredient White Queso
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This 5 Ingredient White Queso is SO simple and easy to make, and requires NO Velveeta! Just throw all the ingredients together, melt over low heat, and you’ll be rewarded with queso that’s perfect for dipping.
2. Dilly Cucumber Bites
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These fresh Dilly Cucumber Bites make a great healthy appetizer. Cucumber slices are topped with a fresh dill cream cheese and yogurt mixture, and finished with a juicy cherry tomato.
3. Grilled Balsamic Chicken Kabobs
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These chicken kabobs are super simple and perfect for enjoying outdoors. Since these balsamic chicken kabobs are grilled, they cook up quickly. The chicken is marinated for a short time in balsamic vinegar, oil, dijon mustard and a little bit of honey. The chicken is skewered along with bell peppers, zucchini, summer squash, tomatoes, and red onion. These can be made into a large batch or cut the recipe in half for a small group. These balsamic chicken kabobs are healthy and super flavorful!
4. Herbed Chicken Salad Tea Sandwiches
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Now you can’t have a garden party without some tea sandwiches. The herbed chicken salad is light and creamy that is sandwich between two slices of crustless bread and thin slices of cucumber. The chicken salad is made with a ton of herbs and spices for a super fresh taste.
5. Chocolate Dipped Clementines with Pistachios
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These chocolate dipped clementines are a simple sweet treat that seriously anyone can make and make them look good. Just dip the peeled clementines into melted dark chocolate and sprinkled chopped pistachios over the top for a hint of green that’s beyond perfect for the garden party setting.
6. Chimichurri Potato Salad
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Rather than the traditional creamy potato salad, this chimichurri potato salad is light and tangy. Chimichurri is a bright green sauce that’s made from parsley, garlic, scallions, red chilis, and lemon juice. Not only is this chimichurri sauce perfect for this potato salad but it’s also great with chicken, steak or shrimp.
7. Bacon Halloumi Bites
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These little Bacon Halloumi Bites are SO simple to make and very quick to disappear! They’re ridiculously moreish and are perfect for any party, BBQ or gathering. With that beautifully squeaky halloumi wrapped up in sultry salty bacon, little hints of black pepper & tangy chives, you’re not gonna go far wrong are you?! (Very much like these bad boy party snacks!) Seriously – best party food EVER!
8. Antipasto Salad Kabobs
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These Antipasto Salad Kabobs are a perfect appetizer to serve to a crowd because there’s something for everyone. No having to worry about who likes what…there’s usually something that everyone likes on an antipasto platter.
9. Fresh Tomato Basil Pasta
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10. Hallomi, Choriza & Tomato Skewers
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Halloumi lover or halloumi hater? That is the question today! If you don’t already know where you stand on this very important issue, then have a go at these tasty halloumi skewers to find out. Even if you don’t like the halloumi, I’m pretty sure you’ll find something to love here!