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Cold Picnic Food Recipes

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Picnics are a great way to enjoy both the outdoors and delicious food! Use some of our cold picnic food recipes to help you prepare for the perfect picnic!

If you plan to grill, see our Grilling Recipes and Tips.

If you're planning a family reunion, see our Related Articles (to the right) for more recipes as well as planning tips from weather to safety.

Click on the links below to see how to create the recipe!


Strawberry Lemonade

Mint Chiller

Old-Fashioned Lemonade

Picnic Food

SandwichesSummer Chicken Salad

Fruit Salad

Crunchy Chicken Salad

Greek Pasta Salad

Confetti Rice Salad

Summer Couscous and Shrimp Salad (or, substitute chicken)

Pasta SaladThree Bean Salad

Main-Dish Picnic Biscuits

Seven-Layer Salad

Roasted Potato Salad

Cold Macaroni Salad

Italian-Style Pasta Salad


Chocolate CakePeanut Butter Sheet Cake

Fresh Apple Crumble Bars

Best Brownies

Peanut Butter and Jelly Bars






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