Recipes

3 late summer recipes to ease you into fall

September shouldn't mark the end of grilling season. These vibrant recipes are the perfect complement to the late-season heat.

Not ready for the summer to end? These quick and easy late summer recipes are a great way to use up the rest of your summer vegetables. Bonus: all three recipes make for some tasty leftovers (perfect for school lunches).

Grilled flank steak with summer vegetables

late summer recipe of plate with grilled flank steak, green beans, peppers and a yogurt dipping sauce on a patterned table cloth

Photo: Erik Putz

Leftovers from this classic grilled flank steak recipe can easily be transformed into a yummy fajita lunch or dinner the following day. Get the recipe: Grilled flank steak with summer vegetables 

Big Italian pasta salad

plate of big Italian pasta salad on a patterned table cloth

Photo: Erik Putz

Pull this big and hearty pasta salad together in under 30 minutes. It’s the perfect addition to those late summer picnics and potlucks. Get the recipe: Big Italian pasta salad

Shrimp and vegetable noodle salad

A plated dish of shrimp and vegetable noodle salad on a colourful backdrop

Photo: Erik Putz

This is a great “clean out the fridge” salad that can use up any crisp vegetables you have on hand. Get the recipe: Shrimp and vegetable noodle salad