Summer is the perfect time to host a party for no reason other than to celebrate the lovely weather and time together. We hope these simple to make summer snack ideas inspire you to have fun hosting your own soirée and help you leave your snack stresses behind. Whether you’re dining al fresco or keeping the party indoors, these treats will keep party goers of all ages pleased.
Popsicles: Cool down with these blood orange flavored popsicles that are as simple as they are delicious. Plus, we say “yes please” to any recipe with only 2 ingredients!
Tropical Mango Cupcakes: Add a bit of fruity flavor to vanilla cupcakes for a special summer dessert no one can resist. These tropical cupcakes use the sweetness of mango for a twist on classic buttercream frosting.
Watermelon Pops: Food on a stick may be reminiscent of long summer days at the boardwalk, but watermelon is truly the icon of summer. Put them together and you get these refreshing watermelon pops! It’s a mess free and no utensils needed way to eat your favorite summer fruit.
Shrimp Bites: For times when a full meal just isn’t necessary, think summer afternoons by the pool, appetizers are your best friend. Chips and guacamole are always sure to please, but with just a few minutes of assembly, these shrimp bites will really wow.
Sparkling Fruit Punch: This non-alcoholic beverage is perfect to serve for all ages at your next summer bash. The sweetness of the pineapple juice and fruit punch really pair well with the tart flavor of lemons, plus ginger ale provides a surprising fizz!