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5 Labor Day recipe ideas that will have you savoring summer

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) - As summer officially draws to a close there is still time to savor your favorite seasonal dishes.  If you're headed to a barbeque, a picnic or the campsite here's some inspiring dishes that feature fresh seasonal ingredients.  Enjoy these Labor Day recipes that are sure to please a crowd.

 

Lamb & Zucchini Kabobs

We love this recipe to use one of our favorite summer veggies- zucchini! The lamb gives this kabob a unique twist perfect for a get together with friends.

Caprese Tomatoes

We love this idea to take your garden's abundance of tomatoes to the next level.  A perfect side dish for your Labor Day weekend.

Grilled Steak with Greek Corn Salad

The Michigan corn is so sweet this time of year!  Throw some steaks on the grill and make this fun greek corn salad to complete your cookout.

Strawberry Shortcake- say no more!

The shelves in the produce section has been overflowing for weeks with great strawberry deals. Whip up a great dessert like this one to make summer end on a sweet note.

BBQ Chicken Sandwiches with Slaw

A great way to feed a crowd are these bbq sandwiches with a yummy fresh summer slaw.


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