7 Summer Lunch Ideas For Entertaining Guests on a Rainy Day

Summer is a time to rejoice. It is a merry time full of outdoorsy fun and some sun. Sometimes too much sunshine, really! But in between the days of lovely beaches and clear skies, we might get a few rainy days. Don’t despair, for in the rainy days of summer you should invite your friends over and have the party indoors. Having lunch together on a rainy summer day is a joyful occasion. You can have a great culinary experience among friends. So, without further ado,  here are our picks for 7 Summer Lunch Ideas For Entertaining Guests on a Rainy Day. We will take you on a journey featuring professional chefs from Dubai, Beirut, London, Washington and New York City.

7 summer lunch ideas for entertaining guests on a rainy day

7 Summer Lunch Ideas For Entertaining Guests on a Rainy Day

Tuna Carpaccio

Tuna Carpaccio

This light dish is perfect for summer. It is also an amazing foray into the world of high-end cuisine. You can enjoy it with your guests without worrying about excess calories or post-lunch drowsiness. If you ever find yourself in London make sure to book Chef Andrea for a private and high-end dining experience where the Carpaccio can make an appearance.

Garden of Eden summer rolls

This dish is a twist on spring rolls. It is made with festive and fresh garden vegetables that are sure to compliment each other’s taste. Carefully made with feather-light ingredients, this is a great choice for a meal with friends. We also have another chef who can include this in their private experience. If you’re in Beirut, make sure to check Chef Elias’ profile.

Cod and Truffle

cod and truffles

Just the mention of truffles can send you on a journey of culinary excellence. This fancy ingredient with a distinct texture compliments the gently sizzled and amply seasoned piece of cod it sits upon. That’s why you should check out Chef Ricardo’s profile if you are in Dubai. His Cod and Truffles are heavenly.

Shrimp Ceviche

This cocktail-like dish is great for mixing things up in the company of great friends. This is  quirky meal is definitely worth a shot. This sensational dish is sure to position you as the best host ever. And guess what, we know just the chef that could make this dish and others into a wonderful and unique private experience. So make sure to check out Chef Kwesi in Washington.

Panzanella Salad

This delicate Tuscan salad is very popular in the summer. Because of its light dressing and rich vegetable content, it is the perfect dish to share among friends on a rainy and warm summer afternoon. Chef Renee from New York includes it as an appetizer in her wonderful menu for private dining.

Smoked Salmon and Anchovy Fillet

Because of its long list of nutritional benefits, salmon is known as a superfood. Coupled with lightly sizzled anchovies and you have a gourmet meal that will take your breath away. Make sure to book Chef Darius in London to try out this lovely dish.

Sushi and Sashimi platter

This plate is a light oriental dish made of a selection of sushi and sashimi creations that are colorful and fun. Make sure to mix and match with your friends to make the best out of this lovely sharing platter. You can book Chef Daniel in Dubai to make this plate like no other.