Summer Weeknight

Dinner Ideas

This Chicken Souvlaki Recipe is the perfect warm weather grilling recipe. You will love how tender the chicken thigh meat gets from the lemony Mediterranean marinade. The chicken is served with tzatziki and served on a pita with your favorite Greek ingredients!

Chicken Kofta is the perfect Mediterranean meal that you can eat on its own, in a pita sandwich, hummus or rice bowls. Ground chicken is mixed with fresh herbs, warm spices, garlic, onion and breadcrumbs to create a delicious kebab. You can easily grill, bake or cook these on a skillet.

Beef Bulgogi with Zucchini Noodles uses thinly sliced beef that is marinated in a sweet and savory sauce and quickly cooked over flames to create a tender beef. The beef is then topped over zucchini noodles and garnishes with green onions, sesame seeds and cilantro. You will love this Korean BBQ beef recipe.

This Honey Mustard Salmon uses a delicious tangy honey mustard marinade to flavor the fish. It is then grilled to create a crispy outer layer and a tender inner piece of salmon. Pair this with a summer side side and fresh vegetables for a deliciously easy weeknight meal.

Celebrate summer with these protein packed, colorful Mediterranean Beef Kabobs. These kabobs scream summer and are always a hit for your backyard BBQ. Steak and a rainbow of vegetables is marinated in a Mediterranean inspired sauce and grilled to perfection.

Grilled Huli Huli Chicken uses chicken legs and thighs and marinates them in a tangy sauce. The chicken is grilled to create a tender, juicy piece of meat that can be served with coconut rice and pineapple. Huli Huli Chicken originated in Hawaii and will make you feel like you are escaping to somewhere warm.

This Grilled Flank Steak with Dry Rub is an easy way to make flank steak on the grill with a simple, rich mixture of spices. The rub infuses flavor into the flank steak and creates a tender steak. Slice the flank steak and top with a roasted corn salsa and serve with grilled vegetables. The perfect steak for fajitas, salads, rice bowls, steak tacos and nachos!

Margarita Grilled Chicken is the perfect end of summer grilled chicken recipe. This copycat recipe from Chili’s Restaurant uses a zesty margarita marinade to create a tender, flavorful piece of chicken and pairs it with fresh pico de gallo. Pair this with rice and beans for the best margarita chicken rice bowl!

Mediterranean Grilled Shrimp Skewers make an easy warm weather meal, perfect for grilling season. Shrimp are marinated in a Mediterranean yogurt marinade and grilled until tender and juicy.  Pair with your favorite pasta salad, grilled vegetables and a refreshing summer drink!

Pork Souvlaki with Tzatziki is the perfect summer meal! Pork tenderloin is marinated in a Mediterranean marinade and then grilled and paired with pita, tzatziki and a Greek salad. Your guests will love this!

Other Dinner Recipes To Try!

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I'm Julia. Wife, mom to three growing boys, lover of food. Here you will find quick & easy weeknight meal ideas, kid-friendly recipes and a few sweet treats. My roots are from the Mediterranean and many of my recipes incorporate those flavors!

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