8 Food Blog Links We Love

August 30, 2013

We've scoured the web, found our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.

Fridays are extra sweet when you have a three-day weekend ahead of you. Whether you’re hosting or party-hopping, you’ll need to whip up some end-of-summer treats to share with friends and family. We’ve got you covered with these links.

Bourbon SoursCampari Watermelon CoolersAlmond Olive TapenadeTomato, Avocado, Corn and Basil Quinoa Salad

  • Bourbon sours are a must for any gathering, right? (Yummy Supper.)
  • This almond olive tapenade is the perfect party spread. (Vintage Mixer.)

Carrot CakeFig Ice CreamApricot and Berry CobblerBrown Butter Popcorn

  • What’s cake without ice cream? Caramelized fig ice cream, to be exact. (Happyolks.)
  • Fruit cobbler is a summertime staple. Make it with apricots and fresh berries. (Eat the Love.)
  • If you're lucky enough to have an outdoor projector, end the night with a movie and some old-fashioned popcorn on the lawn. (The Bite House.)

Which food blogs inspired you this week? Tell us in the comments!

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Photos on top by (clockwise) Yummy Supper, Aida Mollenkamp, Vintage Mixer, What’s Cooking Good Looking

Photos on bottom by (clockwise) The Sweetest Occasion, Happyolks, Eat the Love, The Bite House

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Ashley V. December 1, 2013
Wishing you all a happy, rejuvinating , and stuffed thanksgiving! Manja!
Ashley V. September 2, 2013
Great post! Enjoy the variety of tastes noted :) As a foodie with severe food allergies, we are always on the look out for blogs, links, recipes, articles, features, etc. that cater to one or more of the top eight food allergies. If this is of interest to you, please take a look at my blog at or tweet tweet @livelovemanja ! Many thanks, Grazie
Lauren K. August 31, 2013
Glad you all are enjoying this column! And keep the blog recommendations coming :) Have a great holiday weekend!
Rkelly3042 August 31, 2013
Thank you so much for these links!
Charles H. August 31, 2013
I really adore Aida Irvin's blogs. They're talented writers & take beautiful photos. I look forward to checking out some of these others.
Alice @. August 30, 2013
Thanks Lauren. I love discovering new food blogs through this post.
yummy S. August 30, 2013
Thanks for the link love! Wishing you all a delicious holiday weekend.