5 Simple Summer Dinners

06/03/2015 08:42 am ET | Updated Jun 03, 2016
Jennifer Segal

Summer cooking is all about keeping it simple. These dinner recipes are all quick and easy but still big on flavor. Enjoy!


In this easy recipe, ground beef is laced with warm spices, fresh herbs and garlic, and then grilled in meatball form until smoky and charred. GET THE RECIPE


Boldly flavored with fresh ginger, lime, chili pepper, fish sauce and brown sugar, these Thai-style lettuce cups touch all your taste sensations. GET THE RECIPE


These Maryland-style crab cakes are made with delicious lump crab meat and just enough filler to bind the crab meat together. GET THE RECIPE


This salad is so satisfying, you can get away with serving it for dinner. It's easy too: you simply shred a rotisserie chicken, chop some veggies, whisk the dressing and dinner is done. GET THE RECIPE


For a quick and easy meal, serve these tasty shrimp with pasta and a grilled summer vegetable. GET THE RECIPE