Summer Recipes - Other Fruits

Jun 6, 2023

Delicious Summer Recipes to Savor

As summer approaches, what better way to relish the season's bounty than by indulging in scrumptious recipes bursting with the flavors of fresh fruits? First Baptist Church of Okemos is delighted to present a collection of delightful recipes that showcase the versatility of various fruits. Whether you're hosting a summer gathering or simply treating yourself at home, these recipes are sure to impress.

1. Classic Strawberry Shortcake

Start your culinary journey with a timeless dessert - Classic Strawberry Shortcake. Made with juicy, ripe strawberries, fluffy biscuits, and a dollop of homemade whipped cream, this dessert is a crowd-pleaser. The combination of sweet and tangy flavors will leave you craving for more, making it an ideal treat for warm summer evenings.

2. Watermelon Gazpacho

Cool down on scorching summer days with a refreshing Watermelon Gazpacho. This chilled soup combines the sweetness of watermelon with the fresh flavors of cucumbers, tomatoes, and bell peppers. Garnished with mint leaves and a drizzle of olive oil, this savory yet sweet soup is the epitome of summer in a bowl.

3. Pineapple Coconut Smoothie

Indulge in a tropical delight with our Pineapple Coconut Smoothie. Blending the tropical sweetness of pineapples with creamy coconut milk, this smoothie is a vacation in a glass. Packed with vitamins and minerals, it not only tastes amazing but also provides a healthy energy boost to kickstart your day.

4. Mango Salsa

Add a burst of flavor to your meals with our tangy Mango Salsa. Diced mangoes, red onions, jalapenos, cilantro, and lime juice come together to create a vibrant and zesty salsa that pairs perfectly with grilled fish, chicken, or simply enjoyed with tortilla chips. This versatile salsa is a must-have for summer gatherings.

5. Blueberry Crumble Bars

Indulge your sweet tooth with our irresistible Blueberry Crumble Bars. These buttery, crumbly bars are filled with juicy blueberries and topped with a golden brown crumble. With a perfect balance of sweet and tart, these bars are perfect for picnics, potlucks, or any occasion that calls for a delectable dessert.

6. Grilled Peach Salad

Elevate your salad game with our Grilled Peach Salad. Grilling the peaches brings out their natural sweetness and adds a delightful smoky flavor to the dish. Tossed with arugula, goat cheese, candied pecans, and a balsamic vinaigrette, this salad is a symphony of flavors that will impress even the most discerning palates.

Enjoy the Fruity Delights of Summer

First Baptist Church of Okemos encourages you to make the most of the summer season by exploring these delightful recipes. Whether you're a seasoned cook or a beginner in the kitchen, our recipes are designed to be approachable, providing you with step-by-step instructions and helpful tips.

The diverse range of fruits used in these recipes, from strawberries to watermelons, pineapples to mangoes, and blueberries to peaches, allows you to experience the unique flavors and textures that each fruit brings. We believe that indulging in fresh, seasonal produce not only nourishes the body but also uplifts the spirit.

At First Baptist Church of Okemos, we understand the importance of fostering a sense of community, and what better way to connect with others than by coming together over delicious food? Whether you're hosting a summer BBQ, gathering with friends and family, or simply seeking inspiration for your next meal, these recipes are bound to create memorable moments.

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Discover the Joy of Summer Flavors

Summer is a season of abundant blessings, and one such blessing is the delightful variety of fruits it brings. First Baptist Church of Okemos is thrilled to share these scrumptious summer recipes with you, using various fruits that add vibrancy and goodness to your meals.

Unleash your inner chef and explore the flavors and textures of these recipes. From the sweetness of strawberries and pineapples to the tanginess of mangoes and blueberries, each bite will transport you to a tropical paradise filled with warmth and sunshine.

We believe that food not only nourishes our bodies but also brings people together, fostering a sense of belonging and togetherness. So, gather your loved ones, put on your apron, and embark on a culinary adventure with First Baptist Church of Okemos and our delightful summer recipes.

Start creating memorable moments and savor the joy of summer flavors. Experience the magic that happens when fresh, seasonal ingredients come together to create something extraordinary. It's time to celebrate the abundance of fruits and the blessings of summer!

Chris Wilkerson
These recipes are a wonderful way to make the most of seasonal fruits. Can't wait to try them all!
Nov 18, 2023
Dino Marikos
The mango and coconut rice pudding was a creamy and tropical dessert. Loved every spoonful!
Nov 18, 2023
Hoang Nguyenduy
The peach and raspberry galette was a rustic and delicious dessert. Perfect for casual gatherings!
Nov 17, 2023
Deanna Schmunk
I love how the recipes embrace the natural sweetness of fruits without overwhelming them with sugar. Very well done!
Nov 15, 2023
Vasu Reddy
The pineapple and coconut kebabs were a fun and tropical addition to our barbecue. Everyone enjoyed them!
Nov 15, 2023
Mark Hedges
I can't wait to try out the mango sorbet recipe. It sounds so refreshing!
Nov 12, 2023
Andrew Chen
The strawberry shortcake recipe was a hit with my kids. It's now a family favorite dessert!
Nov 8, 2023
Kelsey Williams
Yum! More fruits! 🍉🍒🍇
Nov 8, 2023
Annette Kratka
The tropical fruit smoothie was a refreshing and wholesome drink. Loved the combination of fruits!
Nov 7, 2023
Constance Harris-Crews
The plum and thyme lemonade was a unique and refreshing drink. Loved the herbal twist!
Nov 7, 2023
Ezra Segura
The mango salsa was a perfect accompaniment to grilled chicken. So flavorful!
Nov 6, 2023
Denise Sullivan
I appreciate the variety of recipes, especially the ones that incorporate lesser-known fruits. Keep them coming!
Nov 6, 2023
Rachel Jacobson
The mixed fruit popsicles were a hit with my kids, and I loved that they were healthy too!
Oct 26, 2023
Cheri Facchini
The grilled peaches with honey and yogurt are a perfect summer dessert. Love it!
Oct 26, 2023
Norell Ojda
I appreciate the wide range of recipes that cater to different cooking skills and time constraints. Well done!
Oct 22, 2023
Don Hays
These recipes are a great way to make use of the abundance of fresh summer fruits. Can't wait to try them all!
Oct 22, 2023
Julieth Olivares
The fig and prosciutto pizza was a savory and elegant dish. Perfect for a fancy summer dinner party!
Oct 21, 2023
Nalin Gupta
The cherry tomato and strawberry salad was a unique and refreshing side dish. So creative!
Oct 18, 2023
Charles Chileshe
The pear and arugula salad was a refreshing and elegant dish. Perfect for a light summer lunch!
Oct 17, 2023
Erich Ziebarth
The avocado and peach salsa was a savory delight. It paired wonderfully with grilled fish!
Oct 16, 2023
Maggie Nied
The sweet and tangy plum chutney was a versatile and flavorful condiment. Perfect for pairing with grilled meats!
Oct 14, 2023
Lori Rine
The grape and goat cheese crostini was a unique and tasty appetizer. Loved the contrast of flavors!
Oct 9, 2023
Dexter Shapiro
The fresh fruit parfait was an easy and elegant dessert option. Loved it!
Oct 8, 2023
Yum! These fruity recipes are perfect for summertime 🍓🍍🌞
Oct 7, 2023
Victor Wong
I never thought of using fruits in savory dishes until I came across these recipes. Excited to try them out!
Oct 6, 2023
Matteo Ugolini
The mixed berry pavlova was a stunning and delicious dessert. A showstopper at any summer party!
Oct 6, 2023
Tura Morice
The mango and blackberry crumble was a comforting and delicious dessert. A perfect way to enjoy summer fruits!
Oct 5, 2023
Carl Guerreri
The apricot-glazed pork chops were a delightful surprise. Such a creative recipe!
Oct 5, 2023
Tiffany Garcia
The watermelon and basil salad was a refreshing and aromatic dish. Loved the combination of flavors!
Oct 3, 2023
Philip Claxton
The coconut mango chia pudding was a hit at our brunch. Such a healthy and satisfying dish!
Sep 29, 2023
Aldomour Kamal
The blackberry and mint lemonade was a refreshing and vibrant drink. Perfect for summer gatherings!
Sep 26, 2023
Nadia Cornelio
The mixed berry crumble was a comforting and delicious dessert. Perfect for any summer gathering!
Sep 23, 2023
Ryan Bramen
The fruit salad recipe was a hit at our family gathering! Thank you for sharing.
Sep 21, 2023
Bill Turner
I love how the recipes showcase the natural beauty and flavors of the fruits. So inspiring!
Sep 19, 2023
Jeff Childers
The coconut watermelon agua fresca was a hit with my family. So refreshing and hydrating!
Sep 19, 2023
Miles Smith
The pineapple upside-down cake was a nostalgic treat. Loved every bite!
Sep 17, 2023
Michael Sheeran
The passion fruit and mango cheesecake was a creamy and tropical delight. A must-try dessert!
Sep 14, 2023
Ken Botts
The peach and basil flatbread was a unique and delightful dish. Loved the combination of flavors!
Sep 10, 2023
Georgina Foxwell
The kiwi and lime sorbet was a zesty and refreshing dessert. Loved the tartness of the flavors!
Sep 8, 2023
Zachary Reynolds
The grilled figs with honey and mascarpone were a simple yet indulgent dessert. Perfect for summer entertaining!
Sep 6, 2023
Chunyin Li
The melon and prosciutto skewers were a sophisticated addition to our dinner party. Such an elegant recipe!
Sep 5, 2023
Olivier Puymorin
The citrus and avocado salad was a zesty and creamy dish. Loved the contrast of textures and flavors!
Sep 5, 2023
Nordin Ahmad
These recipes are a fantastic way to enjoy and make the most of seasonal fruits. Thank you for sharing!
Aug 27, 2023
Sophie Colson
The raspberry smoothie recipe was simple and delicious. Definitely making it again!
Aug 25, 2023
Neil Erath
The fruit tart was a showstopper at our dinner party. Everyone raved about it!
Aug 23, 2023
David Fleck
The fruit salsa was a refreshing and colorful addition to our taco night. It added a burst of freshness to the meal!
Aug 19, 2023
Curt Fawns
The blueberry and basil sorbet was a perfect balance of sweet and herbal flavors. Such a refreshing treat!
Aug 18, 2023
Joseph Iris
The citrus fruit and shrimp ceviche was a refreshing and tangy dish. Loved the combination!
Aug 18, 2023
Oliver Millward
The nectarine and arugula salad was a delightful blend of sweet and peppery flavors. Loved it!
Aug 18, 2023
Don Anschutz
Thank you for sharing these wonderful recipes. They have truly elevated my summer dining experience!
Aug 17, 2023
Megan Odonnell
I appreciate the emphasis on using local and seasonal fruits in the recipes. It's a great way to support local farmers!
Aug 15, 2023
Cory Generoux
The zesty citrus salad was a burst of fresh flavors. Loved it!
Aug 14, 2023
The roasted peaches with honey and cinnamon were a simple and delicious dessert. Perfect for cozy summer evenings!
Aug 12, 2023
Young Chung
The balsamic strawberry bruschetta was a hit at our wine and cheese evening. Such a delicious and elegant appetizer!
Aug 11, 2023
Brad Leibe
The apricot and almond tart was a delightful and nutty dessert. Loved the combination of flavors!
Aug 10, 2023
Pat Distefano
The mango and black bean salad was a unique and tasty side dish. Loved the combination of flavors!
Aug 10, 2023
Boris Bernstein
The blueberry jam was so easy to make and tastes amazing on toast!
Aug 8, 2023
Jessica Rusin
I never knew there were so many creative ways to incorporate fruits into recipes. Excited to try them out!
Aug 1, 2023
Majid Sedighi
The honeydew and cucumber gazpacho was a refreshing and cooling soup. Loved the combination of flavors!
Jul 31, 2023
Karla Fernandez
The watermelon and feta salad is a unique combination that works surprisingly well together.
Jul 31, 2023
Ronald Huddleston
These recipes are a wonderful way to make use of the abundance of summer fruits. Can't wait to try them all!
Jul 30, 2023
Chad Pfleiger
The peach and blueberry crumble was a comforting and delicious dessert. Perfect for a cozy summer evening!
Jul 19, 2023
Aliaksei Radzinski
I appreciate the use of seasonal fruits in these recipes. It's a great way to celebrate the flavors of each season!
Jul 17, 2023
Abner Gonsalves
The mixed fruit and yogurt parfait was a healthy and indulgent dessert. Loved every spoonful!
Jul 16, 2023
Cheryl Smith
The passion fruit mousse was a decadent and tropical dessert. A definite winner!
Jul 15, 2023
Nikole Adams
I appreciate the effort put into creating recipes that are both delicious and healthy. Thank you for sharing!
Jul 11, 2023
Abby Howard
The peach cobbler was a huge hit at our potluck. Thank you for sharing the recipe!
Jul 10, 2023
Abdullah Almulaihi
These recipes are a great option for serving something light and refreshing on hot summer days.
Jul 9, 2023
Amber Morew
The strawberry and mint infused water was a refreshing and healthy drink. Perfect for staying hydrated in summer!
Jul 7, 2023
Jennifer Lemus
I love how these recipes focus on simplicity and letting the natural flavors of the fruits shine through. Very refreshing!
Jul 5, 2023
The grilled pineapple and jalapeno salsa was a unique and flavorful condiment. Loved the spicy-sweet combination!
Jul 1, 2023
Leslie Cruz
The grilled watermelon with feta and mint was a surprising and delightful combination. Loved every bite!
Jun 30, 2023
Aurore Widmer
The options for using fruits in both sweet and savory dishes are really inspiring. Can't wait to try them out!
Jun 30, 2023
Dhanush Canisius
I love the idea of using fruits in savory dishes. Can't wait to try the grilled pineapple and shrimp skewers!
Jun 29, 2023
Carolyn Lawson
The fig and goat cheese crostini was a sophisticated and tasty appetizer. Perfect for hosting guests!
Jun 29, 2023
Selo Erg
Adding fruits to salads is a brilliant way to add a pop of color and sweetness. Thank you for the inspiration!
Jun 20, 2023
Megan Moore
The pineapple and coconut sorbet was a refreshing and tropical dessert. Perfect for cooling down on hot days!
Jun 19, 2023
Lon Murphy
The chocolate-dipped strawberries were a simple and delightful dessert. Always a crowd-pleaser!
Jun 19, 2023
Karla Kern
I appreciate the variety of recipes that cater to different tastes and dietary preferences. Well done on the collection!
Jun 18, 2023
Justin Simonin
I appreciate the effort put into creating recipes that embrace the simplicity and beauty of seasonal fruits. Thank you for sharing!
Jun 18, 2023
Martin Gotz
The blackberry and thyme cocktails were a hit at our garden party. So refreshing and aromatic!
Jun 16, 2023
Jonathan Roy
The watermelon, cucumber, and mint salad was a refreshing and hydrating side dish. Perfect for hot summer days!
Jun 14, 2023
Landon Kauffman
The raspberry and lemon thyme cocktails were a refreshing and vibrant drink. Loved it!
Jun 13, 2023
Patricia Rucker
The grilled apricots with honey and almonds were a simple yet elegant summer dessert. Perfect for outdoor gatherings!
Jun 11, 2023
Stefan Kraus
I love how the recipes celebrate the natural sweetness and flavors of fruits. So inspiring and refreshing!
Jun 10, 2023