You are here: Home » Dinner » No-Cook Summer Dinners No-Cook Summer Dinners Dinner,In Season,Recipes,Summer http://relish.com/articles/no-cook-summer-dinners/ August 1, 2007 Stay cool with no-cook meals that are crisp, wonderfully light and made for hot summer evenings on the porch. Mark Boughton Photography / styling by Teresa Blackburn http://pgoarelish2.files.wordpress.com/2007/08/16614_italian_plat_w.jpg Share this: Pin ItEmailPrint There’s no better season than summer to indulge in a little laziness, particularly where cooking is concerned. When the weather’s picture-perfect or the mercury’s high, the last thing we need is to spend quality time with our stoves. Here are some great no-cook meals anchored with simple recipes and rounded out with items available from your local super. Add a crisp, cool wine, a porch, a fan, and dinner is served. Italian Antipasto Plate Caprese Salad with Peppers Garbanzo Bean Salad Parmigiano Reggiano Cheese Slice Prosciutto, Salami or Cappicola Arugula Crusty Italian Bread Extra-Virgin Olive Oil Chilled Melon Middle Eastern Mezze Plate Tabbouleh Salad Dolamades (Stuffed Grape Leaves) Kalamata Olives Hummus Feta Cheese Fresh Pita Bread Extra-Virgin Olive Oil Baklava —By Stacey Morris, a writer in upstate New York. (08/07) Share this: Pin ItEmailPrint Caprese Salad with Peppers What goes better with fresh, ripe tomatoes than mozzarella and roasted peppers? Tabbouleh Salad Grains and veggies combined with a simple vinaigrette.