Long days and blue skies beg for patio parties, fun food and a cornucopia of garden-grown goodness.
Welcome to cookout season! When the sun’s shining, we love nothing more than an al fresco get-together —one packed with friends, loads of laughter and, of course, irresistible recipes that make our favorite people extra happy, like the fresh-from-thegarden winners starting on page 74. We’re excited for blue-ribbon winners and everything-on-astick, too. So before we even hit the fairgrounds this year, we’re whipping up the midway-inspired masterpieces from our State Fair Food feature on page 45. So grab a tall glass of lemonade and kick back. In these pages, there are plenty of easygoing ideas to inspire a whole summer of deliciousness.
page 51. Go ahead, get corny. Learn how to make these fair favorites at home,