Summer Italian Recipes

Posted on July 8th, 2020

Unable to Travel Right Now? Escape to Italy's Lake Como and Enjoy a Delectable Take on Italian Cuisine with These 6 Summer Italian Recipes:

Although summer is looking a little different this year, that doesn't mean we have to hold back on making a delicious meal for the whole family to enjoy. If your summer travel plans have been cancelled due to the current circumstances bring the travel to you by recreating the following summer Italian recipes.

Cocktails

Aperol Spritz and Limoncello Spritz

These refreshing spritzes are perfect to pair with any summer meal. They will make you feel as though you have escaped to Italy with each sip you take. They are simple and quick to make. Pair them with the right garnishes to get that authentic Italian feel. 

 

Limoncello Spritz
Peach Bellini Mocktail

Peach Bellini Mocktail

What's better than a fruity mocktail? Not much. This peach bellini mocktail is a great family dinner or dinner party addition to your summer Italian recipes. This mocktail pairs well with any summer meal and is incredibly light and refreshing. If would like to turn this mocktail into a cocktail, simply add vodka or sparkling wine. 

 

 

 

Appetizer 

Melon Prosciutto Skewers

The perfect summer appetizer.This pairing is the best of both worlds: salty and sweet. With a prep time of only fifteen minutes, these easy and delicious skewers are sure to leave your taste buds satisfied. Stop by our deli to pick up some fresh cheese and prosciutto before creating your summer Italian recipes.

 

 

Melon Prosciutto Skewers

Main Course

Zucchini Lasagna Roll-ups

Zucchini Lasagna Roll-Ups

The illusion of pasta with half the amount of calories. What more could you ask for? This alternative pasta dish is perfect for any summer occasion. Grab some fresh ricotta from our deli and start rolling! You can leave the dish as is (vegetarian friendly) or you can add an extra flair by including prosciutto in the ricotta mixture. Either way this dish is sure to please the entire family. Enjoy! 

 

 

 

Dessert

Banana Split Lasagna 

Who said lasagna had to be savory? This alternative take on lasagna is sure to melt in your mouth with every bite you take. Perfect for any small gatherings, at-home date nights, or even just a family dinner. Everyone is sure to want a piece of this fun treat! 

 

 

 

 

Banana Split Lasagna
Blog, Drinks, Parties | July 8th, 2020