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50 Summer Recipes Guaranteed to Be a Hit

Check out these easy, healthy recipes for gatherings of any size.

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50 Easy Potluck Recipes

With covid-19-related social distancing guidelines still in play, backyard gatherings are definitely going to be a little different this year. Some get togethers may be completely BYOE (Bring Your Own Everything), some may be potlucks, and others will fall somewhere in between. Either way, we’ve got you covered with these healthy, easy recipes to help you win summer.

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Hot and Spicy Black Bean Dip

This black bean dip goes well with an assortment of fruit, veggies and warm whole-wheat pita bread.

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Spicy Deviled Eggs

Revamp this classic crowd-pleasing dish with a spicy curry twist.

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Grilled Chopped Veggie Salad

Party-goers will love this salad of chopped mushroom caps, green zucchinis and sweet peppers

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Egg Salad Sandwiches

These classic tea sandwiches are a lovely addition to any spread.

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Greek Meatloaf Muffins

If you’re looking to make a main dish, try these perfectly portioned Greek meatloaf muffins.

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Best Vegetarian Meatballs Ever

These lentil mushroom “meatballs” are a favourite of vegetarians and meat lovers alike.

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Roasted Root Vegetables

A dish full of roasted root vegetables is effortless to make.

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Vegetarian Pasta Bake

You can’t go wrong with pasta! This penne bake is made with butternut squash, asparagus and leeks cooked in a garlicky olive oil and cheese sauce.

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Roasted Cauliflower Dip

Serve this delicious roasted cauliflower dip with fresh baguette slices and crackers for a smooth spread.

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Ginger Sesame Chicken Meatballs

These ginger sesame chicken meatballs are always a hit.

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Fusilli With Tomatoes and Shrimp

Everyone will be asking for this light, fusilli tomato and shrimp pasta recipe. Trust us.

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Spinach Artichoke Dip

This healthy spinach and artichoke dip doesn’t use a ton of mayo and cheese, but by swapping in non-fat Greek yogurt, it will fool even the toughest of critics.

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No-Bake Chocolate Coconut Truffles

Our delicious no-bake coconut chocolate truffles are gluten-free and vegan.

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Bacon Double Cheeseburger Pizza

This bacon double-cheeseburger pizza has a habit of disappearing from the table in a blink of an eye. Don’t say we didn’t warn you.

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Asparagus Mimosa Salad

With fresh and sunny springtime colours, this early-summer dish adds a retro-cool feel to the table.

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Homemade Chicken Nuggets

Even the pickiest of eaters won’t be able to say no to these healthy homemade chicken nuggets.

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Butternut Squash, Sage and Cauliflower Mac and Cheese

This butternut squash mac and cheese is an elevated version of everyone’s favourite comfort-food.

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Gluten-Free Cranberry Pecan Stuffing

This gluten-free side is a guaranteed hit.

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Baked Vegetable Spring Rolls

These baked spring rolls are always a popular appetizer at the party.

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Spicy Vegetarian Chili

Treat everyone’s taste buds to this spicy vegetarian chili.

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Low Carb Chicken Pad Thai

Made with spiral carrot noodles, this chicken pad Thai is sure to impress.

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 Classic Beef Pot Pie

This beef potpie makes for a hearty main dish.

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Peanut Butter Cup Cupcakes

These bite-sized peanut butter cup treats are a cross between a cupcake and a cookie – what can be better than that?

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Italian Vegetable Kebabs

Add your favourite seasonal vegetables to this popular easy-to-eat appetizer.

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Sweet and Spicy Pork Sliders

These easy-to-eat gourmet sliders are made with pork, apples and walnuts.

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Legendary Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Our chocolate chip cookies definitely live up to their name – we promise that guests will be raving about them!

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Grilled Sweet Corn With Lime and Chili

Elevate everyone’s favourite vegetable with this Mexican-inspired corn recipe.

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Rhubarb and Berry Crisp

If berry season has passed, use frozen strawberries, blueberries or raspberries to give this crisp a fresh taste.

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Rich Chocolate Torte

This heavenly, rich dark chocolate torte will be every chocoholic’s favourite.

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Winter Slaw with White Peach Vinaigrette

This bright winter slaw is the perfect accompaniment to heavier dishes like casseroles.

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Mint Tea Cocktail

Mint tea cocktails are a classy, elegant addition to a party’s drink table.

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Fudgy Chocolate Brownies

The best chocolate brownies have a moist chewy centre, and this fudgy treat won’t disappoint.

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Turkey Sausage Rolls

Sausage rolls are a quintessential party dish and everyone will appreciate this delicious low-fat version.

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Old Fashioned Apple Pie

Old-Fashioned Apple Pie

Bring this classic, easy-to-bake dessert for a treat everyone will love.

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Peach Iced Tea

This peach iced tea is perfect for a party.

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Avocado and Shrimp Appetizer Parfait

This super-simple-to-make appetizer will be the most Instagram worthy dish at the party.

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Baked Peaches

This wonderful rustic dessert is sure to outshine the others.

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Crispy Shrimp Cakes with Smoky Tomato Aioloi

These tender, golden shrimp cakes, inspired by the flavours of Spanish tapas, are deceptively easy to pull together.

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Mini Vegetable Lasagna Cups

These elegant, crispy mini vegetable lasagna cups have all the same ingredients as the ultimate comfort food – lasagna – but in two perfect little bites. Yum!

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Veggie and Shrimp Stirfry

This healthy stir-fry makes a great side dish or main. Our recipe is made with fresh shrimp, crisp-yet-tender vegetables, a hint of soy and a zing of ginger. Substitute chicken or beef, if desired.

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Grapes of Life Mocktail

If possible, bring extra frozen grapes to use as an icy garnish for this popular non-alcoholic drink.

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Sticky Siracha Lime Drumettes

This popular appetizer will be gobbled up in minutes.

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New Potato Salad

A potato salad with a creamy dressing is always a hit.

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Pumpkin Almond Chocolate Cookies

Satisfy everyone’s sweet tooth with these pumpkin almond chocolate cookies.

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The Most Addictive Guacamole Recipe

This recipe is a spirited twist on classic guacamole. Don’t forget to bring along your favourite corn chips, too.

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Lemony Rainbow Chard with Dried Cranberries

This healthy lemony rainbow chard tastes even better than it looks.

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Healthy Cupcakes With Cream Cheese Yogurt Frosting

Parsnips for dessert? Sweet, nutty, spicy and herbaceous, parsnips are anything but bland. This recipe plays up a typical carrot cake flavour, adding extra zing from the zippy parsnips and ginger.

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Goat Cheese and Spinach Frittata

For brunch, look no further than this goat cheese and spinach frittata, packed with protein and tasty veggies.

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Crudites with Three Dips

Few foods are healthier than raw vegetables, so don’t forget about crudites with tempting dips as a starter.

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Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Irresistible Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Mashed sweet potatoes are a healthy, crowd-pleasing side for every spread.

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