Best Italian Dishes for Summer

When it comes to Italian food, who can go wrong? Italian food is delicious during every season, but there are some foods out there that pair well with different seasons. We’ve previously covered what Italian dishes pair brilliantly with the spring months, so the question is: What Italian dishes go well with summer? There are plenty of them; read on to find out some of our favorites and get their recipes!

Fried Caprese Salad

By itself, a caprese can carry some amazing health benefits. So, why not stay healthy this summer with an interesting take on the popular recipe? Fried caprese salad is the perfect appetizer to serve at fun summer gatherings. With a ton of flavor and minimal prep time, this is a recipe that you’ll want to remake again and again!

Arancini Risotto Balls

If you’re looking for another fun appetizer recipe to serve to family and friends at a fun summer gathering, look no further! Arancini risotto balls are perfect little bite-sized morsels that are almost as easy to prepare as they are to eat. You can add pancetta and watercress to this recipe for an inviting mix of flavors. See the full recipe for yourself here!

Summer Italian Pasta

If the name sounds pretty simple, we promise you that there’s more to this recipe than meets the eye! This recipe blends pasta with spicy Italian sausage and broccoli to create a simple dish that is perfect for a summer afternoon or evening. If you’re into spicy food, you should definitely give this recipe a try!

Salmon Piccata

Sure, we’ve all heard of chicken piccata. It’s a classic Italian dish! But, this recipe puts a new spin on this dish by replacing the chicken with salmon! Summer is a perfect season to enjoy fresh seafood, and you can’t go wrong with salmon! If you’re looking to experiment with your cooking this summer, making salmon piccata is a great place to start. Check out the full recipe for yourself!

Enjoy Italian Cuisine At Bricco

Sometimes, the best Italian food to enjoy during the summer months isn’t the food that you cook yourself. Bricco is home to some of the best Italian food that Boston’s North End has to offer! There’s nothing better than relaxing with fantastic Italian cuisine after a fun summer’s day. You can even enjoy wine and fantastic signature cocktails from our extensive selection! To experience the best of Italian food during the summer, make a reservation with Bricco today.