Summer Entertaining Made Easy


Graduation parties, birthdays, BBQs and potlucks galore… Sounds like a busy summer for entertaining! Gather your loved ones for fun celebrations without spending hours in the kitchen – these quick and delicious recipes can help.

Tri-Color Rotini Summer Pasta Salad
barilla tricolor rotini pasta summer pasta salad

This colorful pasta salad recipe with basil pesto can be made in big batches for a crowd. Serve it with chunks of salami, fresh romaine and diced tomatoes for a tasty, summery dish the whole family will love.

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Ditalini Fiesta Salad
barilla ditatlini pasta fiesta salad

Make your next summer party a festive affair with this tasty Ditalini pasta salad! Add black beans, corn and avocado for a pasta salad full of your favorite summer flavors.

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Kale & Pesto Fettuccine with Heirloom Tomatoes
Barilla fettuccine with kale pesto

Partygoers are bound to love this heirloom tomato, kale and pesto fettuccine, made easy with our basil pesto. Top with lemon zest – or even lemon wedges – for a unique meal at your next get-together.

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Grilled Chicken Kebobs with Pesto
Basil Pesto Chicken Kebob Recipe

For those unexpected get-togethers, whip together these chicken kebobs in no time! With help from our basil pesto, you can create a flavorful and fun appetizer for your next summer gathering.

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