30 Seasonal Recipes to Cook in June

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 to cook in June with text overlay

What’s in season in June?

This month be sure to stock up on:

PS 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 it 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!

cherry lime smoothie in a glass


Cherry Lime Smoothie

Summer Garden Crustless Zucchini Pie

Ridiculously Good Wild Blueberry Muffin Smoothie

Salted Brown Butter Banana Zucchini Baked Oatmeal

Coconut Key Lime Pie Smoothie

Maple Blueberry Turkey Sausage Breakfast Patties

grilled carrot arugula salad on a platter


Grilled Carrot Arugula Salad with Fig, Goat Cheese & Avocado

Chopped Thai-Inspired Chickpea Salad with Curry Peanut Dressing

Fiesta Mango Black Bean Quinoa Salad

Spicy Ranch Chopped Chicken Cabbage Salad

30 Minute Brown Butter Goat Cheese Grilled Veggie Orzo

Avocado Tomato Chickpea Pasta Salad with Lemon Basil Vinaigrette

foil pack grilled brussels sprouts in a dish with a spoon

Appetizers & Sides

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

Jalapeño-Goat Cheese Grilled Stuffed Mini Peppers

Fresh Mango Salsa Recipe

Roasted Strawberry, Basil, and Goat Cheese Crostini

Sesame Garlic Grilled Sweet Potato Fries with Yogurt Curry Dip

healthy sazon skillet chicken in a cast iron skillet


One Pan Sazon Skillet Chicken

Cheesy BBQ Chicken Stuffed Zucchini Boats

Ultimate Vegan Black Bean Burgers with Creamy Tahini Garlic Sauce

Grilled Jalapeño Cilantro Chicken

Vegan Mango Black Bean Green Rice Burrito Bowls

Jalapeño Curry Turkey Burgers

Vegan Turmeric Pineapple Tofu Kabobs

raspberry crumble bars on parchment paper

Treats & Snacks

Raspberry Bars with Oatmeal Cookie Crumble

The Best Zucchini Brownies You’ll Ever Eat

Brown Butter Strawberry Coffee Cake with Lovely Strawberry Icing

Salted Tahini Caramel Millionaire Bars (vegan + paleo)

Frozen Strawberry Margaritas

Rainbow Fruit Skewers

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!

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