Best Summer Side Dish Recipes

What would any picnic, barbecue, or al fresco meal be without an endless array of tasty, flavorful side dishes? From your staple potato salads to a watermelon creation that will make your mouth water, read up on the recipes for these these 10 easy, made-for-summer sides, courtesy of Delish. Relieve your hard-working taste buds with a glass of one of these 10 refreshing non-alcoholic drinks while these amazing burgers are on the grill.


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    Watermelon Salad with Feta

    1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil
    3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
    2 teaspoons kosher salt
    1 teaspoon Tabasco
    1/2 teaspoon freshly ground pepper
    1 (8-pound) seedless watermelon, scooped into balls with a melon baller or cut into 1 1/2-inch chunks, chille
    2 cups crumbled feta cheese
    1 1/4 cups pitted kalamata olives (optional), coarsely chopped
    1 small sweet onion, cut into 1/2-inch dice
    1 cup coarsely chopped mint leaves

    In a large bowl, whisk the oil, lemon juice, salt, Tabasco, and pepper. Add the watermelon, feta, olives, and onion and toss gently. Garnish with the mint and serve.

    Courtesy of Delish
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