H1 5 Tasty Poolside Party Recipes
The rain has cleared, and we can now enjoy the second half of the summer. Which means it is (finally) pool party season! Whether you are planning a pool party at your house or want to bring a dish to a party you are attending, these awesome pool party recipes are sure to be a hit.
We tried to select a variety of recipes and included some that are super easy to make and others that are just super delicious. Make your choice!
H2 Martha Stewart: 8 Layer Dip
From the queen of home, decorating and cooking herself, this recipe is easy to make and delicious. Plus, it includes lots of fresh ingredients, which makes it perfect for a summer pool party. To make this dip, you will need:
• 16 ounce can of refried beans…show more content… Image used with permission from Flickr
One of my favorite parts about this recipe is it is super flexible – adding you favorite ingredients can really make it your own. A few suggestions:
• Taco Meat
• Extra Cheese
• Seasoned Rice
H2 100 Days of Real Food: Bacon Wrapped Jalapenos
This recipe is a Texas pool party staple. What I love about this recipe is that is uses all real ingredients, nothing processed or canned. This is a large recipe, intended for a crowd. Feel free to half the recipe for a smaller gathering. Used under CC license. Image has been cropped.
To make these tasty poppers, you will need:
• 24 jalapeños
• 2 blocks organic cream cheese (do not recommend low fat) or pimento cheese
• 16 slices smoked bacon
• Drying rack
• Aluminum foil
Start by slicing and seeding the jalapenos, then head over here to read the entire recipe.
H2 Epicurious: Tomato-Watermelon Salad w/Feta and Almonds
This recipe is a little different, so it might be better served at a party with more adults and less kids. But, it might be a good way to develop curious eaters,