12 Perfect Picnic Recipes for Your Next Outdoor Get-together

Pack up your picnic baskets this summer and make sure they are full of these great recipes


There’s nothing like a nice picnic when the sun is shining and the rain clouds are nowhere to be seen. Whether in a local park, near a river or in your own backyard, food tends to taste better when it is eaten outside.

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Picnics are such fun, with scenic locations, hand-held food, and traditional table etiquette thrown out the window. Sandwiches and potato chips are all fine and dandy, but sometime you want things to be a little bit more interesting.

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We reached out to our Culinary Content Network of food bloggers to see which recipes they love to make, to be enjoyed alfresco. From potato salad and pinwheels to brownies and galettes, we have a range of picnic-appropriate recipes, both classic and not, to spark your imagination. With these recipes at hand, the only thing stopping your potential picnic is yourself, and maybe the weather!