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Labor Day Favorites: Outdoor Recipes

Labor Day weekend is the last big holiday of the summer! And, it is a popular time for cookouts, camping trips, and last-minute family getaways.

To help you prepare for your last hurrah of summer, we’ve rounded up a few recipe ideas including, appetizers, grilled kabobs, and refreshing beverages for your friends, family and neighbors to enjoy.


Get the Party Started

For a summertime twist on a classic favorite, try this Sweet Corn and Tomato Pesto Bruschetta. Toast the baguette on the grill and top with pesto and a mixture of diced tomatoes and Libby’s® Whole Kernel Sweet Corn Pouches. This is an easy one to whip up for summer’s last hurrah.


Sweet & Savory

Fire up the grill once more this summer to prepare a dish that pairs the sweet with the savory for a different take on a grill favorite. Libby’s® Apricot Halves (in Pear Juice) are the hero of these Apricot Glazed Chicken Kabobs.

Apricot Glazed Chicken Kabobs

Fritter in Minutes

This delicious Corn and Pea Fritters with Cilantro Lime Sauce recipe features Libby’s® Whole Sweet Corn and Sweet Peas Pouches, and can be prepared and cooked in under 10 minutes, allowing you to make the most of the last days of summer. This sweet and spicy recipe makes for a quick appetizer to keep everyone satisfied until the main course is ready!

Corn and Pea Fritters

Taste of Summer

What’s a celebration of summer without a nice, cold beverage? This Tutti-Frutti Smoothie blends Libby’s® Fruit Cocktail (in pear juice) with vanilla yogurt, orange juice and ice to make a refreshing drink both kids and adults will enjoy.

Tutti-Frutti Smoothie

Try the recipes above and for more ideas visit Libby’s® Recipe Box.

Sweet Corn & Tomato Pesto Bruschetta
Apricot Glazed Chicken Kebabs
Sweet Peas
Tutti-Frutti Smoothie