It’s summertime and we’ve got delicious and healthy recipes to keep your cooking heart happy all season long! From main dishes to sides to desserts and snacks, summer recipes have never tasted better! Bookmark this for the season as recipe inspiration. Enjoy!
Healthy Summer Recipes
Who else loves cooking in the summer?! We love summer recipes here at Fit Foodie Finds because they’re colorful, delicious and packed with fruits and veggies. Not to mention, it’s so nice to have a bunch of recipes that you either don’t need to cook at all or can cook completely without heating up the oven! We’re talking grilling recipes, Instant Pot recipes, drink recipes and more! Read on, my friends, and happy summer cooking.
Healthy Summer Main Dishes
Let’s start off with summertime main dishes. Think grilled meals, meat, fish, burgers and other main dishes for lunch and dinner that scream summer cooking and don’t heat up your entire house in the process.
- Sweet Potato Black Bean Burgers
- Mongolian Sous Vide Flank Steak
- Lemon Dill Salmon Burgers
- Grilled Pineapple and Jerk Chicken Kebabs
- Crockpot Chicken Taco Bowls
- Instant Pot Carnitas
- Asparagus Shrimp Scampi
- Beer Can Chicken
- Mexican Juicy Lucys with Fire Roasted Corn Pico
- East Grilled Sweet Potato Pizzas
- Grilled Teriyaki Chicken Breasts
Healthy Summer Salads
Next up, summertime salads. Can you say potato salads, slaws and vibrant green salads?! These are the perfect dishes to bring to the next BBQ or serve up in your backyard for the fam. Enjoy!
- Creamy Cucumber Salad
- Healthy Asian Chicken Salad
- Thai Chili Summer Corn Salad
- Instant Pot Potato Salad
- Avocado Tuna Salad
- Superfood Detox Salad
- Strawberry Spinach Salad
Healthy Summer Side Dishes
From grilled veggies to foil pack sides to the most delicious healthy dips, these healthy summer side dishes will quickly become your go-to for weekday evenings and your friends’ BBQ alike!,
- Easy Grilled Asparagus in Foil
- Foil Pack Grilled Red Potatoes
- Bacon Wrapped Asparagus
- Olive Oil Parmesan Grilled Corn
- Balsamic Brussel Sprouts on the Grill
- Buffalo Cauliflower Wings with Healthy Blue Cheese Sauce
- Healthy 7 Layer Greek Yogurt Taco Dip
Healthy Summer Breakfast Recipes
Start your day off right with these healthy breakfast recipes! Our summer favorites? Ice cold smoothies, overnight oats and eggs! And now that we’ve got you here, it’s worth mentioning that there’s no need to discriminate — these recipes are great any time day or night. Brinner, anyone?!
- Banana Berry Baked Oatmeal
- Overnight Steel Cut Oats
- Smoked Salmon Breakfast Frittata
- Lemon Cheesecake Overnight Oats
- Banana Smoothie
- Creamy Blueberry Chia Seed Pudding
- Healthy Granola
Healthy Summer Drinks
Cheers to healthy summer drink recipes! From delicious frose to a margarita that’s ready in 5 minutes flat to hydrating fruit-infused waters, these healthy summer drinks are calling your name.
- Strawberry Peach Frose
- Orange Creamsicle Smoothie
- 5 Minute Frozen Margarita
- 4 Fruit Infused Water Recipes
- Spicy Grapefruit Margarita
- Strawberry Basil Lemonade
- Strawberry Peach Rose Sangria
Healthy Summer Desserts
It wouldn’t be summertime without dessert! We’re talking banana soft serve, berry crumble bars, and fruit pizza (just to name a few). Enjoy the sweetest treats of summer!
- Peanut Butter Banana Nice Cream
- Healthy Chocolate Nice Cream
- Lemon Vegan Cheesecake Bars
- Healthy Fruit Pizza
- Raspberry Cheesecake Fat Bombs
- Amazing Paleo Chocolate Chip Cookies
- Lemon Blueberry Crumble Bars
Healthy Summer Snacks
Never leave home without healthy snacks that are perfect for on-the-go fueling on fun summer adventures. Pop these in a Stasher bag and enjoy on the road or whip them up to serve at your next BBQ. Get snacking with these healthy recipes today!