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Celebrate!

Last Blast of Summer!

After a season of beautiful weather, long nights and relaxing times spent with friends and family, it's hard to say goodbye to summer. We weren't ready for the season to end either, so we pulled together some of our most delicious recipes to celebrate late summer's amazing tastes. They're ideal for that last picnic, cookout or weekend at the beach.

These recipes will put the treasures from your garden or the farmer's market to great use. Summer produce shines in these dishes, many of which can be made a day or two in advance. Mix and match dishes from the different sections to create your own fantastic summer send-off!


LAST BLAST OF SUMMER MENU

First Course
Blackberry Jam with Down-Home Corn Bread
Zucchini and Tomato Tart
Goat Hill Farm Tomatoes with Basil Vinaigrette
Grilled Corn on the Cob with Chipotle and Lime Juice

Main Dish Salads
Lobster, Mango and Corn Salad in Watermelon and Grapefruit Vinaigrette
Gregory Talmont, Opus, Naples, FL
Beet, New Potato and Green Bean Salad with Salsa Verde
Joyce Goldstein

Entree
Honey Barbecued Chicken with Red Pepper Slaw

Dessert
Watermelon-Lime Granita
Gale Gand, Tru, Chicago, IL
Angel Cake with Summer Fruit Salad and Raspberry Sauce

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