11 Delightful Recipes For Your Next Picnic
Picnics combine two of life's most wonderful things: delicious food AND being out in nature. And the summertime, more than any other season, is the perfect time for this very popular pastime. But if you're stuck with the same old picnic classics like sandwiches, pasta salad, and fruit, get ready for some new and exciting picnic recipes. Check out these 11 delightful picnic recipes you have to bring on your next picnic!
1. Salad Cake
There's no denying it — salad is healthy! Which is why, unfortunately, a lot of people find it unappealing. But that's all about to change! This recipe will change your idea of salad and will convert salad haters into salad lovers. With its fresh and creamy sauce, this no-bake dish is not only eye candy, but it's also quite tasty and may revolutionize the way people think about raw food. Get the recipe for the Salad Cake.
2. Pizza Bread Bowl
Who doesn't love homemade pizza, fresh from the oven? But what if you're out of ingredients to make your own dough? Chances are, you have a standard loaf of white bread sitting on your counter or waiting for you in your pantry, in which case — problem solved! Once your guests try this sophisticated version of pizza, they'll be requesting it all the time and it will soon become a culinary staple at all your future get-togethers. Get the recipe for the Pizza Bread Bowl.
3. Tuna Salad Bread Roll
You always have canned tuna at home, right? So put it to good use! Tuna makes a great addition to any dish and the following recipe is certainly proof of that. If you can't decide between tuna salad or a tuna sandwich, this is the recipe for you because it lets you have the best of both worlds without having to make a tough decision. Try it out! Get the recipe for the Tuna Salad Bread Roll.
4. Avocado Fiesta Salad
The avocado is very trendy, with one reason being that it's very healthy thanks to its many unsaturated fatty acids. But avocado toast is so last year, and indeed the berry (yes, the avocado belongs to the berry family!) is more versatile than many believe, so why not try a refreshing avocado salad? You'll love it even more after seeing it's served in an edible tortilla bowl! Get the recipe for the Avocado Fiesta Salad.
5. Guacamole Chicken Salad Sandwich
The best way to beat the summer heat is a with a light and refreshing sandwich that's big enough to feed the whole family. After all, rye bread, guacamole, chicken salad, and cucumbers are simply unbeatable – they look great, taste great, and even make you feel great, so dig in! Get the recipe for the Guacamole Chicken Salad Sandwich.
6.–8. Corn On The Stick Sandwiches
You've probably been eating corn on the cob your entire life, and not once did you stop and think about how it could be improved. To be honest, neither did we... because seriously, how can sweet, buttery corn get any better?! We have 3 delicious answers to that, but the gist of it is: stuffed—corn—sandwich—on a stick— yep, we went there, and we bet you're going to want to too! Get the recipes for the 3 Corncob Sandwiches.
9. Chicken Caesar Wedge Salad Roll
Instead of counting sheep, the next time you're having trouble falling asleep, try thinking of salads. Chopped up vegetables, pieces of chicken breast, and greens: It's the same old thing every dang time, and they all end up looking the same. That's why we decided to give plain old romaine lettuce a makeover by stuffing it with all your fave salad fixings. Prepare to be amazed! Get the recipe for the Chicken Caesar Wedge Salad Roll.
10. Stuffed Yeast Rolls
Baking bread is the new cool thing, but even that can get a little stale sometimes. To make things more interesting, we've got a brand new idea for you: stuffed rolls that you bake right on the stove! A recipe for one pot rolls might sound crazy, but it totally works! With 3 different fillings, these will be the most delicious rolls you've ever eaten, guaranteed. Get the recipes for the 3 Stuffed Yeast Rolls.
11. Pineapple Chicken Salad
Everyone's had chicken salad, and while it may be a classic, that doesn't mean it can't get a little boring after a while. And who doesn't love pineapple when it's in season? If you're headed to your millionth potluck or get-together of the season and want to make something that will really impress the other guests, you can't go wrong with this modern twist on the beloved dish! Get the recipe for the Pineapple Chicken Salad.
There's nothing like a picnic on a nice, summery day. Whether it's a break on a long hike or just a nice spot in the park, these 11 picnic recipes are sure to turn any outdoors meal into a real treat.