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5 Tropical Recipes to Have the Staycation of Your Dreams

By Rachel Trujillo

Tropical Temptation

Aside from relaxing next to the beach, getting a glowing tan and catching up on your reading list, a huge draw for vacation is enjoying the local cuisine of whatever exotic location you have jetted off to. But unfortunately, a fabulous vacation isn’t always in the cards — though tropical menu items certainly can be. If you’re staying put this spring, read on below for some decadent recipes that can make this week feel like a delicious oasis.

Tropical Temptation (pictured above)
The addition of pineapple and lemon brings Sandra Lee’s drink from everyday cocktail to a getaway in a cup. Thanks to a splash of grenadine, you get a pop of red color that practically mimics a shining sunset.

Lobster RollLobster Roll
Topped with spicy mayonnaise and housed in a toasted, fluffy potato bun, Geoffrey Zakarian’s buttery lobster roll is an easy and beach worthy meal.

Frozen Banana Ice Cream SandwichesFrozen Banana Ice Cream Sandwiches
When making these ice cream sandwiches – which feature vanilla ice cream and creamy bananas sandwiched between chocolate chip cookies — you get all the indulgence of a vacation meal in the comfort of your own home. Follow Giada De …read more

Source:: Food Network Recipes