Join the AK Dinner Party
vegan green rice burrito bowls next to an avocado

30 Seasonal Recipes to Cook in June

Fresh, seasonal recipes to cook in June! Celebrate the start of summer produce with tons of delicious salads, grilling recipes, and plenty of treats. These seasonal recipes are perfect for picnics, potlucks and backyard BBQ’s!

This post may contain affiliate links, which means that I make a small commission off items you purchase at no additional cost to you. Please read my policy page.

June is here and I couldn’t be more excited for summer recipes. We’re finally getting warmer, sunny days here in Chicago and I’ve been stocking my kitchen with seasonal produce for quick, super fresh lunches and dinners. This time last year I made this simple fruit salad that I can’t wait to make again. So easy and so delicious! You know I had to share my go-to, 30 seasonal recipes to cook in June to kick off the month.

collage of seasonal recipes and produce to cook in june

What’s in season in June?

This month be sure to stock up on:

P.S. did you know we have dedicated ingredient pages? YES! Click any of the produce names above to see all of those recipes, or head to our Recipe Index to filter by even more.

Tony and I are hoping to grow some herbs in our new backyard, plus tons of gorgeous flowers.

These recipes are for firing up the grill, maybe laying out a picnic blanket and enjoying on your lawn or patio all month long. Some of these dinners can easily be made on the grill or stovetop, and are delicious paired with fresh salads. You know I included plenty of fun apps & treats, too.

If you try any of these recipes be sure to leave a comment below and tell me how you liked it! I’d love to know what your go-to recipes are in June and what plants you’re growing this summer, too. Enjoy, xo!

blueberry muffin smoothie in a glass

Breakfast

Ridiculously Good Wild Blueberry Muffin Smoothie

Triple Berries & Cream Baked Oatmeal

Almond Butter, Strawberry & Banana Overnight Oats

Knock You Naked Peanut Butter Strawberry Banana Smoothie

Summer Garden Crustless Zucchini Pie

Coconut Key Lime Pie Smoothie

ingredients for a healthy broccoli salad with no mayo in a bowl

Lunch

Healthy Summer Broccoli Salad

Fiesta Mango Black Bean Quinoa Salad

Crunchy Rainbow Thai Peanut Chicken Wraps

Avocado Tomato Chickpea Pasta Salad with Lemon Basil Vinaigrette

Famous Crunchy Cashew Thai Quinoa Salad

Gaby’s Chicken Taco Salad

healthy coleslaw in a bowl with two serving spoons

Appetizers & Sides

Best Healthy Coleslaw Ever (no mayo!)

Tony’s Melt-In-Your-Mouth Grilled Brussels Sprouts

Jalapeño-Goat Cheese Grilled Stuffed Mini Peppers

Avocado Strawberry Mango Salsa

three healthy street corn chicken tacos in a basket

Dinner

Crazy Good Street Corn Chicken Tacos

Pesto Chicken Stuffed Zucchini Boats

Ultimate Vegan Black Bean Burgers with Creamy Tahini Garlic Sauce

Greek Chicken Kabobs

Seriously Good Sweet Potato Cheddar BBQ Chicken Burgers

Vegan Mango Black Bean Green Rice Burrito Bowls

blueberry pie bars in a stack on a plate

Treats & Snacks

Blueberry Pie Bars with Oatmeal Crumble (vegan & gluten free)

No Bake Chocolate Caramel Tahini Chex Bars (allergy-friendly!)

The Best Zucchini Brownies You’ll Ever Eat

2-Ingredient Blueberry Nice Cream

Palm Springs Cocktail

Frozen Strawberry Margarita

Tahini Chocolate Coffee Date Shake

If you try any of these recipes be sure to head over to the recipe to leave a comment and tell me how you liked it! You can also tag #ambitiouskitchen on Instagram. Enjoy, xo!

Download My FREE 7-Day Meal Plan

Download My FREE 7-Day Meal Plan

Join the AK email list and get my brand new, FREE Simple & Nourishing 7-day Meal Plan delivered to your inbox.

    Leave a comment & rating

    Your email address will not be published.

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

    22 comments

    Show Comments

    You might also like