The Kitchen is grillin' and chillin' for summer. Marcela Valladolid kicks off a triple-threat meal with her Grilled Adobo Rubbed Chicken, and then Jeff Mauro and Geoffrey Zakarian use the leftovers to make a Jalapeno Popper Melt and Chicken Nicoise Salad. Jeff and Sunny Anderson show how to infuse fruit with cocktail flavors, and Scott Clifton, star of The Bold and the Beautiful, stops by to help Sunny make her Nunya Business Fruity Clafouti. Chill out while grilling out with creative ways to stay cool in the summer heat, and learn how to make a DIY gin and tonic bar.
It's an all-burger bash on The Kitchen as the hosts share their secrets and recipes for building better burgers. Geoffrey Zakarian makes his Iron Chef Burger, and Marcela Valladolid serves up a Tuna Burger with Chipotle Slaw. Jeff Mauro puts a flavorful spin on a Chicken Burger, and Food Network Star Aaron McCargo Jr. stops by with his Locked and Loaded Chorizo Burger. Katie Lee blends up a Blueberry Pie Milkshake to wash it all down.
The Kitchen is embracing down home country cooking, starting with Katie Lee's Low Country Seafood Boil and Geoffrey Zakarian's Summer Succotash. The hosts make easy DIY hostess gifts with Southern flair and learn new tricks from old tools. The Pioneer Woman's Ree Drummond stops by to make her Blueberry Cobbler, and Geoffrey mixes up a Southern Peach Julep while the gang jams with The Flying Fingers jug band!
Summer foods are in the spotlight as The Kitchen creates a perfect plate of summer favorites. Sunny Anderson makes her London Broil with Tomato and Fennel, and Katie Lee serves up Bacon and Ranch Potato Salad. The gang shares three new toppings for grilled corn and plays Pass the Perfect Strawberry Shortcake. The Kitchen Helpline answers summer cookout questions, and Geoffrey Zakarian cools things off with Frozen Vanilla Lemonade.
The Kitchen is throwing a pool party with everyone's summer favorites. Katie Lee and Marcela Valladolid share new ideas for hot dog toppings, while Jeff Mauro serves up a fresh BBQ Chicken Slaw. Blogger Sharzad Kiadeh stops by with her recipe for Edible Cookie Dough Pops, and the hosts share great ways to use watermelon. After a round of Try or Deny new summer food trends, Geoffrey Zakarian serves a Watermelon Shandy around The Kitchen's Kiddie Pool Fountain.
The Kitchen is celebrating kids, starting with Sunny Anderson's kid-friendly Easy Cheesy Bacon Salisbury Steak and a snack attack with special guest and Geoffrey Zakarian's wife, Margaret Zakarian. Marcela Valladolid and Jeff Mauro take tater tots to the next level, and then they pass the Ice Cream Lasagna. Later, the hosts play around with two of the hottest kids' crafts, and they join the mermaid trend and make Candy-Quariums and a Mermaid Lemonade Refresher.
Geoffrey Zakarian starts off with his Grilled Lobster and Shrimp Tacos, then Marcela Valladolid and Jeff Mauro show different ways to make summer favorites last all year round. Sunny Anderson and Katie Lee make two fresh summer salsas, and actress and food blogger Sasha Pieterse joins in on the fun with her Peach Filo Bites. Later, the gang demonstrates how to preserve herbs and tries out the summer's trendiest beers.
The Kitchen shares the hottest new tips and tricks for summer cooking with Jeff Mauro's BBQ Beer Can Burger and Katie Lee's Gnocchi Pesto Pasta Salad. Chef Ronnie Woo makes his No-Bake S'mores Ice Cream Pie and then it's time for a Tool Takedown. Plus, learn fresh new ways to use up summer zucchini and get three twists on frozen cocktails.