The city is quiet already, as many people have blown down in preparation for their 4th of July celebrations. In case you need a few ideas while you do your shopping, here’s some of our favorite summer recipes. Most are easy to make; all are delish and perfect for a summer evening, from Mamma Lucia’s Insalata Di Pomodoro to Stout Ice Cream Floats  (one of our all-time most popular posts).stout beef float

Popcorn Improvisations

Mamma Lucia’s Insalata Di Pomodoro  (tomato salad)

Sliced Sugar Snaps with Shaved Parmigiano

Blueberries, Feta and Mint Salad

Classic Cole Slaw

Paella on the Grill pt.1

Paella on the Grill pt. 2

Warm Fresh Cherries

Sally Schneider's Warm Fresh Cherries with Leaves

Strawberry Rhubarb Shortcake

Chunky Melted Rhubarb with Tart, Crisp Bursts (for Ice Cream or Shortcake)

Strawberries in Beaujolais Sauce (for Ice Cream or Shortcake)

Whipped cream with sea salt

Stout Ice Cream Floats (for Grownups)

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