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Delicious Gluten Free Summer Recipes: Salads, Dinners and Desserts

Summer is the season to enjoy your food to the fullest. That’s why it’s essential to have tasty gluten free recipes on hand. With Milton’s gluten free summer recipes, you can have the best of both worlds — delicious warm-weather delicacies and a completely gluten free diet.


This summer, you don’t have to give up the foods you’ve always loved to eat at cookouts, parties and more. Be the innovative chef who offers gluten free meals and snacks to everyone else at summer gatherings.


Trying new culinary creations can be exciting. Check out listings like our salad pizza recipe or our tips for making pizza on the grill to get creative in the kitchen this season. We put gluten free twists on this classic Italian dish.


There’s more where those came from. Follow these gluten free summer recipes using Milton’s Gluten Free Crackers to enjoy fresh, tasty dishes all season long.


Refreshing Gluten Free Summer Salads

Gluten free summer salads are the perfect way to refresh your taste buds with light and crispy flavors and textures. When the weather heats up, you’ll crave foods that are easy to enjoy and satisfying. Fresh salads are the perfect choice. These gluten free summer recipes will bring refreshment and delight to your table this season.


Gluten Free Crab Salad

This refreshing gluten free crab salad offers tangy flavors and the satisfying crunch of Milton’s Gluten Free Crackers. When it comes to delicious gluten free summer salads, this seafood side dish is sure to hit the spot. You can also serve it as an appetizer for your guests.


Our gluten free crab salad recipe features Dungeness crab meat, tangy lemon juice, lemon zest and much more. We also incorporate grapefruit, cucumber and plain Greek yogurt to accent the delicious crab meat.


Simply mix all of the listed ingredients together in separate bowls and then spoon them onto plates. Use Milton’s Crispy Sea Salt Gluten Free Crackers to get that wonderful crunch that any crab salad requires.


Gluten Free Egg Salad

Among the most delicious gluten free summer salads is our gluten free egg salad recipe. This dish offers a unique twist on classic egg salad dishes. The recipe includes Dijon mustard, parsley and Milton’s Everything Gluten Free Crackers. You can also include dill pickle to highlight the salty, savory flavors of the gluten free egg salad.


Not only can you serve this gluten free summer salad with our crackers, but you can also incorporate other gluten free options. For instance, lettuce wraps and gluten free bread would both pair well with this delicious gluten free egg salad.


Hearty Gluten Free Summer Dinners

During the summer, it’s important to have easy and satisfying dinners ready to go. These filling and delicious gluten free dinners will satisfy your taste buds and hunger in the best ways. Warm recipes like our gluten free BBQ chicken pizza can enhance the joyous experiences you have in the summertime.


These tasty, satiating dinners will make gluten free eating in the summer as effortless as possible. Follow these recipes to create weeknight and weekend dinners that the whole family loves.


Gluten Free Cracker Encrusted Cod Fillets

Vegetables pair well with fish. You probably see this often with fish tacos and other main dishes. Our gluten free cracker encrusted cod fillets have a delectable crispy coating that showcases the delicious nature of Milton’s Fire Roasted Vegetable Gluten Free Vegetable Crackers. Our crackers infuse vegetable flavors with your fresh cod to create the perfect weeknight dinner.


When making the cod fillet’s coating, you place our gluten free crackers and several seasonings into a food processor. This provides the perfect smooth texture for battering the fish. Then, you fry the fish in a pan with oil and enjoy the diverse flavors of this gluten free cracker encrusted cod fillet recipe.


We recommend serving this dish with a side of grilled veggies or a fresh gluten free summer salad. You can’t go wrong with classics like a light and crunchy salad paired with hearty, delicious cod.


Gluten Free Cracker Breaded Shrimp Tacos

Our gluten free cracker breaded shrimp tacos will hit the spot on a warm summer night. You have plenty of options for fresh toppings that make these tacos fully customizable (and delicious) as your main dish.


To prepare these tacos, you begin by mixing Milton’s Crispy Sea Salt Gluten Free Crispy Crackers in a bowl with the listed seasonings (cayenne pepper, paprika, onion powder and salt). This creates the crunchy and savory breading that makes the shrimp so delicious.


Then, fry the shrimp in oil and top your tacos with any desired toppings. Some good options include:

  • Avocado or guacamole

  • Fresh salsa

  • Balsamic or raspberry vinaigrette

  • Cilantro

  • Feta crumbles

  • Zucchini

  • Broccoli slaw

  • Cherry tomatoes

  • Fresh herbs


These toppings and ingredients will enhance the bold flavors of the delicious breaded shrimp. 


Delectable Gluten Free Summer Desserts

Sweet treats make summer gatherings and cookouts special. After all, who doesn’t love ending their meal on a sweet note? Many classic desserts aren’t gluten free, but we’re here to change that with our delightful gluten free summer dessert recipes.


Skip the plain ice cream or uncertain box brownies and try our creative gluten free dessert recipes for added flavor and texture. These gluten free summer desserts will bring a fun twist to any summer event you attend.


Gluten Free Coconut Lemon Bars

These gluten free coconut lemon bars combine the nutty goodness of coconut with the tanginess of lemon. Both of these flavors are complemented by the crunch of Milton’s Crispy Sea Salt Crackers in the crust.


You’ll combine coconut flour and a few other ingredients with Milton’s Crispy Sea Salt Gluten Free Crackers to form the crust of the lemon bars. Then, you can whisk lemon juice, eggs, sugar and cornstarch together in a bowl.


Once everything has been cooked and chilled, you can dust the bars with delicious powdered sugar. Serve the bars chilled for the best experience. When it comes to sweet summer gluten free treats, there’s nothing better.


Gluten Free Peach Cheesecake

Peaches are juicy and sweet, capturing the essence of summertime perfectly. Our gluten free peach cheesecake makes for the perfect gluten free summer dessert this year. You can make the filling using fresh or canned peaches and cream cheese. You should also use sugar, almond extract, and eggs for the best consistency and flavor.


The crust of this cheesecake is where Milton’s Crispy Sea Salt Gluten Free Crackers shine. The crunchy texture and slightly salty flavor combine to make the perfect gluten free cheesecake crust. Garnish this wonderful summer cheesecake with fresh peach slices or peach compote for the tastiest experience possible. You’ll get a mouthful of fresh peach either way!


Gluten Free Carolina Beach Pie

Beach pie is a Southern favorite that’s usually called Atlantic beach pie. Our gluten free Carolina beach pie recipe is here to match the wonderful flavors of traditional beach pie without any gluten. You’ll get the same creamy texture and lemon zest flavors you adore.


To make this recipe, you’ll need to finely crush Milton’s Crispy Sea Salt Gluten Free CrispyCrackers, being careful not to over-crush them. You’ll then knead sugar and butter into the crackers to form a delicious crust.


While the crust is baking, you’ll whisk together egg yolks, condensed milk and lemon and lime juice. This will form the filling of the pie. The whipped topping consists of whipping cream, confectioner’s sugar and vanilla extract. You can add lemon zest and sea salt as a garnish.


This gluten free beach pie is imbued with all the tropical flavors you love. It’s the perfect addition to any cookout or summer family gathering.


Spice Up Your Summer With Milton’s Gluten Free Summer Recipes

Summer is the perfect time to explore fresh and exciting gluten free dishes. Whether you're hosting a cookout or enjoying a family dinner, Milton’s gluten free recipes bring vibrant flavors and delightful textures to your table. With Milton’s, you can enjoy all your summer favorites, reimagined to fit your lifestyle. 


Ready to spice up your summer menu? Visit our website for a treasure trove of gluten free recipes and find Milton’s products at a store near you. Make this summer deliciously unforgettable with Milton’s gluten free goodness!

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