Quick and Easy Summer Party
Start your menu with this refreshing Southern version of the classic wine punctuated by fresh peaches and raspberries. Make the sangria the day before to allow the flavors to blend.
- Recipe: Carolina Peach Sangria
A flavorful lemony chicken breast anchors the meal. A simple sauce and lemon slices make an elegant presentation for the skillet-cooked chicken.
- Recipe: Lemon Chicken
Creamy goat cheese, crunchy toasted almonds, juicy red tomatoes, and flavorful vinaigrette puts this recipe a cut above ordinary green beans.
Recipe: Green Beans with Goat Cheese, Tomatoes, and Almonds
Though made with orzo rather than rice, this colorful dish is similar to risotto.
- Recipe: Carrot Orzo
These small cream puffs are the perfect finishing touch to your meal. The 4-ingredient dough is surprisingly easy to make, and a simple Coffee Whipped Cream fills the crisp shell. Prepare the puffs up to 2 days in advance and store them cooled and unfilled in an airtight container.