7 Light and Bright Summer Dishes

7 Light and Bright Summer Dishes

Refreshing, easy, and just plain good

Summer can be pretty tough—relaxing in the sun, reading in parks, and hanging out with friends. In order to fuel yourself, take inspiration from this Mediterranean lunch menu. Delicious and cooling, let us guide you to the perfect summer lunch, full of light and bright summer dishes—7 to be exact—that, alone or together, will make your summer. 

Pimm's bowl

Pimm's bowl

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This is a classic English summertime drink. Usually drunk whilst watching cricket or Wimbledon, it can be equally enjoyed anywhere and anytime during the summer months. 

Lemonade with Port

Lemonade with Port

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Pimm’s doesn’t take your fancy? Then why not have a swing at Lemonade with port, an equally wonderful summer drink to accompany a meal or simply on its own. 

Italian-style roasted artichokes

Italian-style roasted artichokes

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Easy to make and easy to eat. A fun dish to pick at and share with friends.

Mediterranean bruschetta with prawns

Mediterranean bruschetta with prawns

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Another Italian-inspired sharing dish and a crowd-pleaser that delights everyone.

Vitello tonnato

Vitello tonnato

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Thinly sliced veal, served with tuna sauce and capers. The Italians just keep on giving.

Grilled Mediterranean skewers with feta

Grilled Mediterranean skewers with feta

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A twist on the traditional prosciutto-melon combination, you don’t want to miss out on this one!

Watermelon-grapefruit ice cream floats

Watermelon-grapefruit ice cream floats

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It’s summer, so why not treat yourself? The perfect dessert for a summer scorcher, as well as being an excellent palate cleanser and great for all ages!