What I’m Excited to Make in July is a collection of delicious, seasonal recipes that highlights produce like cherries, corn, jalapeno, zucchini, and more! Plus, I’ve included some extra flavorful dishes to make sure you are armed and ready for Fourth of July, tasty meals on the grill, and all the fruit-filled desserts!

Tuscan Chickpea Stuffed Zucchini Boats

Hello, July!

July is the perfect summer month. Fresh produce is bursting at the farmers market, the weather is warm, and there’s still a month of vacation before we even think about buying school supplies. Can we just make summer last forever?

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
  • Jalapenos
  • Cherries
  • Fresh Herbs
  • Watermelon
  • Berries
  • Zucchini
  • Tomatoes
  • Mushrooms

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Corn Recipes

Grilled Corn, Burrata, and Poblano Salad

Jalapeno Recipes

Jalapeno Popper Potato Salad

Zucchini Recipes

Tomato Recipes:

Za'atar Spiced Tomatoes & Chickpea Flatbread

Mixed Berry Recipes:

Mixed Berry Almond Pancakes

Peach Recipes

Peach Upside-Down Cake