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End-of-Summer Hurrah

The season of back-to-school lunchboxes, chilly afternoons and new pencils is fast approaching, but there’s still time for an end of summer blowout. Celebrate all that late summer has to offer with a Labor Day meal that features the season’s best. Set up a burger bar and have plenty of fresh produce on hand for a memorable wrap party.

Here are our ten favorite dishes for your final summer hurrah:

Melon Seed Agua Fresca

Savory Corn Tart with Heirloom Tomatoes

Green Beans with Tangy Shallot-Yogurt Sauce

Heirloom Tomato and Basil Salad with Buttermilk Dressing

Pasta with White Beans and Summer Squash

Apple and Cheddar Beef Burgers

Mediterranean Veggie Burgers

Grilled Turkey Burgers with Gouda

Blackberry and Peach Buttermilk Cobbler

Raspberry Nice Cream

What will you serve for Labor Day this year? Share your traditions and party ideas in the comments section below.