Dog Days, dog days iced tea, recipes galore!

This is an archived issue of our Almanac.com Companion email newsletter.

Daily Newsletter for Wednesday, July 3, 2019

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Cool in the very furnace of July
The water-meadows lie;
The green stalks of their grasses and their flowers
They still refresh at fountains never dry.

–John Drinkwater, British poet (1882–1937)

 
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The Dog Days of Summer
Dog Days of Summer Begin

The Dog Days of Summer
The “Dog Days” of summer last from July 3 to August 11. What are the Dog Days, exactly? The ancient origins of this common phrase might surprise you. Enjoy this article about the meaning behind the Dog Days of summer!

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Dog Days Iced Tea
Dog Days Iced Tea

Dog Days Iced Tea

A hot summer day is the best time to whip up a refreshing pitcher of Dog Days Iced Tea.

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Fourth of July Recipes
4th of July Recipe Ideas

Fourth of July Recipes
Celebrate Independence Day in style with some festive recipes, including Star-Spangled Chicken With Fireworks Salsa—and Star-Spangled Berry Pie for dessert. You’ll also find burgers, ribs, our prize-winning fried chicken and patriotic desserts to top off any great meal!

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Easy Grilling Recipes—And 10 Tips for Grilling Success
Recipes for the Grill

Easy Grilling Recipes—And 10 Tips for Grilling Success
Ready to grill? Begin planning now with our Top 10 Tips for Excellent Summer Grilling. Everything tastes better when grilled over an open flame—if done right. Then, grill up a summer feast with best recipes from our juicy burgers to BBQ ribs to easy kabobs. 

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Picnic Recipes for Sunny Days!
Picnic Food Idea

Picnic Recipes for Sunny Days!
Many of are staying near home so why not pack a picnic! Check out our best picnic food ideas—from potato salads to chicken salads to fun sandwich recipes. Plus, we have summery drinks and yummy picnic desserts including our best brownies. 

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