What I’m Excited to Make in August is a collection of delicious, seasonal recipes that highlights produce like zucchini, peaches, tomatoes, and more! Plus, I’ve included some extra flavorful dishes to make sure you are armed and ready for Labor Day weekend, quick meals for back-to-school, and all the peach recipes!

Howdy, August!

How did you get here so fast?

August can feel a bit tricky. We’ve still got all the summer vibes going on, but we’re also gearing up for back-to-school. Plus, we have an obscene amount of summer produce to sort through and use.

Raise your hand if you have an abundance of summer produce right now? Are you feeling a bit of produce paralysis? I feel ya!

Anyway, as we continue along our summer adventures, I put together a collection of yummy food to make this month. You’ll find the following produce in season:

  • Bell peppers
  • Beets
  • Blackberries
  • Cherries
  • Corn
  • Watermelon
  • Figs
  • Zucchini
  • Tomatoes
  • Mushrooms
  • Peaches

If you are looking for a specific ingredient, don’t forget to check out our dedicated ingredients page! Just click on any ingredient you wish to cook and it will pull all of the specific recipes using said ingredients. It’s super cool! Click to find the Recipe Index!

Peach Recipes


Tomato Recipes

Za'atar Spiced Tomatoes & Chickpea Flatbread www.climbinggriermountain.com

Labor Day