Agua de Fresa (Strawberry Agua Fresca)
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Agua de Fresa (Strawberry Agua Fresca)

Nothing screams summer more than a refreshing strawberry agua fresca! My recipe for Mexican strawberry water needs only a handful of ingredients, is packed with great strawberry flavor, and a little sugar. This is such a fun drink for the summer!

Juicy Smoked Burgers
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Juicy Smoked Burgers

If you've never had smoked burgers, prepare to never go back to anything else! This recipe makes for a seriously juicy burger but requires minimal effort, it's perfect for cookouts, potlucks, and any other summer parties you're hosting or heading to this season!

What goes with Tacos? Tasty Sides for your Next Taco Tuesday
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What goes with Tacos? Tasty Sides for your Next Taco Tuesday

If you're wondering what to serve alongside your tacos, look no further, friend! I have a list of easy sides for taco night: tested and approved side dish recipes that go farther than a side of rice and beans. 

Braised Tacos al Pastor
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Braised Tacos al Pastor

Making good Mexican food at home is simple to make with this braised al pastor recipe. With a sweet and spicy marinade, braising the pork until tender, and serving it all on warm tortillas, you're going to have the best tacos al pastor ever! I also include slow cooker instructions for summertime tacos!

Perfect Sous Vide Tomahawk Steak Recipe
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Perfect Sous Vide Tomahawk Steak Recipe

Let's make a show-stopping tomahawk ribeye steak! A massive steak that's perfectly medium rare from edge to edge thanks to cooking it low and slow in a sous vide water bath before giving it a quick sear on a hot cast iron griddle. Get ready to feast like you're at the best steakhouse!

25 Flavored Margaritas For Summer Sipping
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25 Flavored Margaritas For Summer Sipping

If you can't get enough of a good margarita, this list of the tastiest flavored margaritas is your new best friend. From a classic lime margarita recipe or one made with cream of coconut or prickly pear syrup, you'll find the perfect drink for the occasion.

Raspberry Moscow Mule Cocktail (+ Mocktail!)
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Raspberry Moscow Mule Cocktail (+ Mocktail!)

This easy Raspberry Mule recipe is sweet and tart, a perfect summer twist on the classic moscow mule. A small handful of raspberries, sugar, zesty lime juice, a shot of vodka, and fizzy ginger beer are all you need! This post also has instructions on making a full pitcher to serve a crowd, along with info on how to make it into a mocktail.

Frozen Mangonada Margarita (Frozen Mango Margarita with Chamoy)
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Frozen Mangonada Margarita (Frozen Mango Margarita with Chamoy)

Mangonadas meet tequila, Tajin, and are swirled with chamoy in this easy sweet and sour frozen margarita recipe! Make this tropical frozen mango margarita for Cinco de Mayo in and enjoy the warm weather!

Sparkling Pink Lemonade (+ Cocktail Ideas!)
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Sparkling Pink Lemonade (+ Cocktail Ideas!)

Pink lemonade is a perfect summer drink, naturally colored a pretty pink with berries! A kid-friendly delight that frequently is the go-to in my fridge every summer, you'll love the deliciously fruity bubbly taste of this homemade lemonade.

Homemade Old Fashioned Lemonade Recipe
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Homemade Old Fashioned Lemonade Recipe

Made with only three ingredients, this recipe will create the perfect pitcher of sweet lemonade. With freshly squeezed lemon juice and sweet lemon syrup, there is nothing more refreshing than an ice cold glass of old fashioned lemonade on a hot summer day.

Watermelon Mint Lemonade (the Best Chick-Fil-A Copycat)
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Watermelon Mint Lemonade (the Best Chick-Fil-A Copycat)

Those flavorful lemons and sweet watermelon you got at the farmer's markets this weekend are begging for this twist on classic lemonade! My chick-fil-a watermelon mint lemonade copycat recipe is the perfect combination of watermelon and tangy lemons. It's one of my favorite summer drinks!

Chimichurri Potato Salad
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Chimichurri Potato Salad

A chimichurri potato salad has no mayonnaise and no fuss, full of fresh herbs and garlic, a little bit of heat from the red pepper, it's an easy to prepare side dish that is perfectly delicious warm, cool, or at room temperature!

Honey Butter Biscuits Recipe
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Honey Butter Biscuits Recipe

There's nothing like fluffy, buttery homemade honey butter biscuits any time of the day! This homemade biscuits recipe is made with only six ingredients, they bake until beautifully golden brown, and are brushed with honey butter. 

Burrata Caprese Salad
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Burrata Caprese Salad

This summer try this simple twist on the classic caprese using burrata, fragrant basil, and fresh heirloom tomatoes. My burrata caprese recipe is done in less than five minutes and is incredibly easy to make. Serve this salad with a sprinkle of flaky sea salt and a generous drizzle of olive oil for the perfect appetizer or side dish for eating al fresco all season long.

Breakfast Charcuterie Board
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Breakfast Charcuterie Board

This guide to making a breakfast charcuterie board is a fun twist of the standard charcuterie board. It's full of brunch classics and breakfast favorites that will dazzle your most hardcore breakfast fan and pickiest kids' taste buds with delicious fruits, hot foods, and plenty of things to drizzle maple syrup on.

I also have fun themed ideas for an easy charcuterie board that is ideal anytime you want to have a casual morning meal or jazz it up as the star of the show on a holiday morning!

Mango Pico de Gallo
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Mango Pico de Gallo

This homemade mango pico de gallo recipe is a fun tropical twist on the classic salsa that is the perfect side dish to any summer meal. This colorful salsa has the perfect balance of sweet mango flavor, tangy lime juice, and a kick of spice from our fresh chilies and will leave your taste buds dancing with joy!

Spicy Strawberry Jalapeno Margaritas
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Spicy Strawberry Jalapeno Margaritas

This strawberry jalapeño margarita packs a punch with the heat from slices of jalapeño, balanced by the sweetness of ripe strawberries and tanginess of lime juice. Not only is it delicious, but it's also easy to make and is sure to impress your guests at your next gathering. Whip this up any time you want to spice up your next happy hour or Cinco de Mayo with this perfect refreshing cocktail!

​​Easy Leftover Brisket Tacos
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​​Easy Leftover Brisket Tacos

If you've got some leftover smoked brisket in your fridge, we've got the perfect solution for you - smoked brisket tacos! Imagine tender, smoky brisket piled high onto a soft tortilla with fresh toppings like cilantro, onions, and a squeeze of lime. These tacos are sure to impress and are a delicious way to use up those leftovers.

Pina Colada Pineapple Coconut Margarita 
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Pina Colada Pineapple Coconut Margarita 

Today I'm sharing one of my favorite cocktail recipes - the Pineapple Coconut Margarita! This refreshing cocktail is packed with juicy pineapple, creamy coconut, and tart lime juice- it's like a tropical vacation in a glass. It's the perfect blend of sweet and tangy, with a creamy coconut finish that will transport you straight to the beach!

Best Grilled Fish Tacos with Mango Salsa
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Best Grilled Fish Tacos with Mango Salsa

If you're tired of the same old tacos and want to mix things up, then you have to try this grilled fish taco recipe with homemade mango salsa! The combination of perfectly grilled flaky white fish and sweet 'n' spicy mango salsa is a match made in heaven - the flavors are so bold and vibrant that you'll be craving these tacos all week long. Plus, this recipe is super easy to make, so even if you're short on time, you can whip up a batch of these tacos in no time.

Smoked Brisket Sandwich | Leftover Brisket Idea
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Smoked Brisket Sandwich | Leftover Brisket Idea

Don't let that leftover smoked brisket go to waste. Turn it into a mouthwatering sandwich for a delicious and easy dinner recipe for your summer get-togethers! Using juicy, tender brisket that's been slow-cooked to perfection, this dish is sure to satisfy even the heartiest of appetites.

How to Smoke a Texas Style Pellet Grill Brisket
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How to Smoke a Texas Style Pellet Grill Brisket

This is the best home chef's guide to a perfect brisket on a pellet smoker. I break down everything you need to know to create a delicious pellet grill brisket with a beautiful smoke ring and absolutely amazing flavor. Impress your friends and family with the juiciest, most tender brisket they'll ever have in their life!

How to Make Watermelon Water (Agua de Sandia)
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How to Make Watermelon Water (Agua de Sandia)

There's nothing quite like a tall glass of ice-cold watermelon water on a scorching summer day. And when it comes to refreshing fresh fruits, watermelon is king. Packed with juicy watermelon, tangy lime juice, and a bit of sugar, this easy-to-make beverage is a perfect taste of summer!

Fresh Avocado Pico de Gallo
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Fresh Avocado Pico de Gallo

If you're looking to take your Mexican-inspired dishes up a notch, you gotta try this avocado pico de gallo recipe! It's got all the good stuff like creamy avocados, juicy tomatoes, and a good hit of lime to really make those flavors pop. Trust me, once you make this chunky pico de gallo, it'll be a regular feature on your summertime table.

Roasted Chili Corn Salsa (Chipotle Copycat Recipe)
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Roasted Chili Corn Salsa (Chipotle Copycat Recipe)

If you're a fan of bold flavors and spicy heat, you'll love this roasted chili corn salsa recipe. The combination of smoky poblano peppers, sweet corn, and tangy lime juice creates a mouthwatering explosion of taste and texture. Whether you're serving it with chips or topping off your favorite dishes, this easy copycat recipe is sure to be a hit at your next gathering.

Easy Avocado Lime Crema with Cilantro
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Easy Avocado Lime Crema with Cilantro

If you're a fan of guacamole, then you're in for a real treat with this Avocado Lime Crema. It's creamy with a tangy flavor, and it's so easy to whip up in just a few minutes with a few simple ingredients! This irresistible condiment is made with the most delicious, rich avocado and bright lime juice, and it's sure to take your Taco Tuesday to the next level with its fresh flavors. Trust me, you're gonna wanna dollop it on everything!

Easy Strawberry Goat Cheese Salad with Avocado
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Easy Strawberry Goat Cheese Salad with Avocado

This seasonal Strawberry Goat Cheese Salad is a favorite in my family. The tangy, soft goat cheese pairs perfectly with fresh strawberries, and the peppery arugula that's a great compliment to the creamy avocado. It's a delicious salad that's perfect for spring and summer months.

Roast Beef Sliders
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Roast Beef Sliders

These drippy, cheesy roast beef sliders are the perfect appetizer for entertaining! Made with layers of roast beef, a creamy garlic aioli spread, then brushed with a flavor-packed butter sauce and baked to golden brown perfection. All served with a rich au jus that will blow your guests mind.

Restaurant Style Vitamix Blender Salsa Recipe
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Restaurant Style Vitamix Blender Salsa Recipe

Make a big batch of homemade salsa that's just as delicious as your favorite Mexican restaurant! This is the best blender salsa recipe made with only a handful of simple ingredients and less than 5 minutes of your time.

Baked Camembert with Hot Honey
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Baked Camembert with Hot Honey

Is it truly the holiday season without a wheel of melty cheese? This is the best baked camembert ever: it's a fantastic appetizer baked with fresh herbs and fruity olive oil, then served with a drizzle of hot honey.

Crockpot Candied Yams
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Crockpot Candied Yams

If you're looking to save oven space and have the perfect thanksgiving side dish, make these amazing slow cooker candied yams. A blend of warm spices, brown sugar, and butter coat the tender sweet potatoes in a sweet glaze, it's one of my favorite recipes for the holiday season

Old Fashioned Candied Sweet Potatoes (Authentic Southern Recipe!)
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Old Fashioned Candied Sweet Potatoes (Authentic Southern Recipe!)

Southern baked candied yams are a classic southern dish that is the perfect addition to your Thanksgiving table. Fork tender sweet potatoes chopped up and baked in the oven covered in a buttery, spiced brown sugar glaze. This soul food style recipe is a holiday tradition that's been in my family for generations!

Air Fryer Garlic Parmesan Wings
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Air Fryer Garlic Parmesan Wings

Crispy air fryer garlic parmesan wings are so easy to make in less than 30 minutes. They're tossed in an absolutely delicious garlic and parmesan sauce that is super buttery and delish, it's the perfect party appetizer for game day.