11 Portable Picnic Recipes
- Recipe: Spring Salsa
Thread various combinations of fruit, fresh small mozzarella cheese balls, and herbs on 6-inch wooden skewers up to three hours ahead. It's easy and makes for a pretty display.
- Recipe: Fruit, Cheese, and Herb Skewers
These spicy fried chicken nuggets are great dipped in honey mustard or blue cheese dressing.
- Recipe: Fried Chicken Bites
Crisp rhubarb has a tart flavor that teams up perfectly with sweet strawberries.
Recipe: Strawberry-Rhubarb Hand Pies
This lime soda is a refreshing drink for a picnic. For an adult version, stir in 2/3 cup vodka. The leftover simple syrup can always be stirred into unsweetened iced tea.
- Recipe: Lime Fizz
Ditch a mayonnaise-laden potato salad for this fresh, minty number. Drizzle the versatile dressing over fresh fruit or grilled fish or veggies.
Recipe: Summer Rice Salad
Almost any raw veggie works in this cucumber salad. Try using bell peppers, jicama, or fresh corn kernels.
Recipe: Cucumber-and-Sugar Snap Salad
- Recipe: BBQ-Ranch Popcorn