Summer is great for getting outside and enjoying the warm weather and seemingly endless evenings with friends. It's the perfect time of year for a backyard potluck. But things can get tricky when it comes to figuring out what food to bring to a get-together. If everyone followed their first instinct--or at least my first instinct--you'd end up with a party full of salads and nothing else. Party foul.
Consider whipping up one of these delicious summer casseroles instead. They're quick to put together, packed with fresh seasonal veggies, great to make ahead (some are even freezable if you want to keep them on hand for future soirees) and sure-fire crowd-pleasers. Party on!
Zucchini Rice Casserole
We pack extra vegetables into this cheesy baked rice casserole. Plus we substitute brown rice for white, reduce the cheese by half and swap turkey sausage for pork sausage. If you're bringing it to a potluck,