Summer is synonomous with potlucks! It’s the season to get together with all of your friends for good food, good company and a great time! Not sure what to bring? Don’t worry! We’ve got you covered.

Pasta Salad

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Pasta salad is like the Ol’ Faithful of outdoor potlucks. You can’t go wrong! Pasta salad is easy to make, and a dish everyone will definitely love. Check out this delicious recipe for some inspiration.

Watermelon Popsicles

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Photo via juice.clubw.com

If you show up with this dish, you’re sure to be everyone’s favorite person. These popsicles are without doubt a crowd pleaser. If you want an extra kick: add  rosé to make it scream summer even more!

Cheese And Crackers

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Simple, yet you can mix it up with different cheeses and flavored crackers. They’re great for casually munching without filling up too much. It may seem like a standard, but it’s something that everyone will love. Fair warning — you probably won’t have any leftovers!

Sangria

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Sangria is an easy and yummy drink that can have your own signature flare. You can mix it up with any fruit you want and it will always be delicious! Check out some different sangria ideas here.

Fruit Salad

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Light, juicy and perfectly refreshing for a hot summer day.

Cucumber Sandwiches

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I don’t know about you, but the thought of a light, crisp cucumber sandwich sounds absolutely delightful to eat while sipping on some homemade sangria.

What is your signature dish to bring to a potluck?

 

Check out the Smiley Team at our annual summer potluck in Bryant Park, Manhattan!

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