What’s Cooking This Summer?

Summer is made for eating outdoors, light dinners, fresh fruit, vegetables and grilling with family and friends. Check out our summer recipe collections if you need some summer dinner ideas.

Barbecue, Grilling and Smoking recipe collection Spark up your barbecue and take a look at our huge recipe collection as you start planning your grilling season off with Father’s Day.

How to Cook a Perfect Steak – Keep it simple and we will walk you through with step-by-step cooking instructions to learn how to cook perfect steaks every time!  You will not only learn how to cook the perfect steak but also how to purchase and prepare the steaks.  We’ll walk you through methods for pan-seared in a cast-iron skillet, sear-roasted in the oven or grilled on the barbecue.

Hot Summer Night Dinner Menu and Recipes is a refreshing and delicious easy-to-make menu.  All of these delicious summer recipes can be made in the morning when the weather is nice and cool. The flavors of the Linguine with Smoked Salmon and the fruit salad have the opportunity to infuse throughout the day until you are ready to serve it.

Summer Food Safety Tips– The biggest party crasher at summer picnic and buffets is food bacteria.  You can not see them, you can not taste them – but you sure can feel them. Avoid spoiling your camping or picnic and learn more about how to properly store and transport food.




Blueberry Pie

Blueberry Pie Recipe

My daughter makes this wonderful Blueberry Pie for her family and friends annual 4th of July camping trip.  She uses the propane oven in her camping trailer.  This blueberry pie is … Continued

Grilled Brick Chicken

Grilled Brick Chicken Recipe

Grilled brick chicken makes for a speedy way to barbecue a whole chicken with very juicy and flavorful results! Grilling or roasting a chicken under a brick originated in Tuscany … Continued

Afternoon Tea

 TEA TRAVELS™ Afternoon Tea Articles and Recipes By Tea Expert Ellen Easton 

A wealth of traditions, etiquette, protocols, menus, and recipes for afternoon tea.

Tea Articles, Menus, Recipes and Photos By Ellen Easton ©2007-2017 – All Rights Reserved

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What’s Cooking America is one of the original culinary websites that was first published in 1997. Today, What’s Cooking America is among one of the largest privately owned culinary resource websites in the USA.

What’s Cooking America is a family-friendly culinary portal to the web which has an average of 2 million+ users each month.  Annually, over 20 million users visit and trust What’s Cooking America for our recipes, culinary articles, and cooking information and tips.

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