Warm weather and great food make Summer the perfect time for cooking and entertaining outdoors. I am planning to do this very thing as much as possible this summer. Here is my guide to the perfect summer party complete with all the flavors of summer and some decorating tips. Enjoy!
In the summer the last thing we want is heavy food, I have put together a few of my favorites that are very easy to make and are fresh and light that will keep you feeling your best this summer! Share your favorite summertime recipe and tag #HALEFlavorsOfSummer.
PINEAPPLE MANGO SALSA This is not just any salsa, it can be a side dish, a snack, or an appetizer. Oh and it's full of fresh tropical fruit and veggies!
JERK SHRIMP TACOS WITH PINEAPPLE SALSA, SLAW AND PINA COLADA CREMA The combination of spicy and sweet crunchy and creamy make these the perfect summertime fish tacos!
TROPICAL GRILLED CHICKEN If fish isn't your thing you will love this sweet and savory chicken! You can shred it and turn it into tacos!
Summer entertaining isn't just about the food it's all about presentation. Here are just a few things I can't wait to try at my summer parties!
CITRUS Think outside the box this summer and accent with citrus fruits, not only will they add a summery pop of color but they make great lemonade later!
GREENS This new take on the common floral arrangement center piece is gorgeous. Instead of choosing floral choose greenery, from potted plants to palms these are sure to make a statement at your table.