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5 Simple Summer Dinners

These dinner recipes are all quick and easy but still big on flavor.
06/03/2015 08:42am ET | Updated December 6, 2017
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Summer cooking is all about keeping it simple. These dinner recipes are all quick and easy but still big on flavor. Enjoy!

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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

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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

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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

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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

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