Summer Fridays: Weekend at the Lake

Summer Fridays: Weekend at the Lake
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Summer Fridays: Weekend at the Lake

Find the perfect menu for a dinner on the lake.

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Steamed Wild Striped Bass with Ginger and Scallions

Steamed fish may sound plain, but this version is packed with flavor: It's cooked in a ginger-and-sesame soy sauce and topped with frizzled jalapeños and scallions.

Get the recipe: Steamed Wild Striped Bass

Grilled Whole Trout with Lemon-Tarragon Bean Salad

This freshwater favorite is a snap on the grill. Grilling with the skin on keeps the fish from falling apart and gives the skin a delightful crispy texture.

Get the recipe: Grilled Whole Trout

Watercress and Orange Salad

We love citrus with peppery watercress. The sweet, tart and hot are perfect together.

Get the recipe: Watercress and Orange Salad

Pineapple-Mint Vodka

Spirits are delicious when infused with fresh fruit.

Get the recipe: Pineapple-Mint Vodka

Honey-and-Thyme Custards

Serve this fantastic custard in jars topped with fresh fruit.

Get the recipe: Honey-and-Thyme Custards


June is the perfect time to steal away for a vacation at the lake, and we've got you covered with the ultimate menu for dinner!

Choose between steamed bass and pan-fried trout for an entree and complete the meal with a seasonal salad and dessert! Find out exactly what you'll need for this tasty, lake-themed dinner in the slideshow above.

Figure out what to wear to your dinner with a little help from our friends at StyleList!

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