At the top of our list of recipes we like to make when the weather gets really hot is gazpacho. The cold soup, from the Andalusia region of southern Spain, is a wonderful midsummer treat.
Gingered Peach Crisp
Minced crystallized ginger elevates a simple summer crisp from “nice” to “spice.”
Huckleberries are smaller and sweeter than commercially-raised blueberries, but blueberries can easily substitute in this pie.
Watercress, butter and white bread—with the crusts removed, of course—make lovely old-fashioned tea sandwiches.