The summer months are a great way to incorporate fresh fruits and vegetables into your diet. Gardens and farmers markets are overflowing with produce that’s ripe and ready to be enjoyed. Most of it can be enjoyed right off the vine, but consider showcasing them with these recipes.

Watermelon-Yogurt Ice

Nothing says summer like enjoying a crisp, sweet piece of watermelon. The melon’s watery makeup is also perfect for turning it into an iced dessert. Combined with yogurt and lime juice, this frozen treat is sure to provide sweet relief on the hottest of summer days. View recipe.

Watermelon-Yogurt Ice
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Summer Succotash

Fresh corn is the star of this dish. It comes together easy with edamame and tomato to create the perfect side dish for your summer barbecue. View recipe.

summer succotash
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Cocoa-Berry Yogurt Tarts

A bed of cocoa-infused vanilla yogurt is the perfect way to showcase summer berries. Fill them in a graham cracker tart shell or enjoy the mixture on its own! View recipe.

cocoa berry yogurt tarts
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Baked Asparagus with Balsamic Sauce

This simple recipe is a delicious way to enjoy asparagus. A drizzle of this balsamic sauce is sure to go over well with every member of the family. View recipe.

asparagus
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