Summer Cooking Tips

Make a Stone Beach Grill

No need to schlep a whole grill to the beach: build a grill in the sand with stones for great impromptu summer cookouts. See How to Make a Stone Beach Grill »Laura Horrigan

Summer is the season for barbecues, picnics, beach time, and relaxed, easy cooking. From a foolproof recipe for perfectly-textured ice cream to a speedy trick for coring iceberg lettuce, a guide to building an impromptu grill on the beach and more, these techniques, tips, and ingenious hacks will help you make the most of summer.