Hot days and lakeside vacations call for patio-friendly fare. Here are some summer recipes to get you started.

Hawaii High-5 Marinade
Take 5 Tacos
5-Minute Niçoise Salad
Silicone Steamer 7 Minute Banana Berry Bread
Secret Dinner in a Hurry
Green Beans à la Grecque
Avocado and Salsa Soup
Tomato and Avocado Salad
Sylvie's Shrimp and Avocado Boats
Lemon Basil Avocado Dip n’ Spread
Make-ahead New Orleans Muffuletta
Aioli-crusted Fish Fillets