Pack a picnic! These 10 picnic recipes will keep well and are easy to transport. From sesame chicken wings to potato salad to strawberry hand pies, bring this delicious food to your outdoor patio or a picnic in the park—or, pack in a cooler for a long drive!
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This prize-winning salsa can be served over salad greens or served as a side with tortilla chips. For easy carrying to a picnic, pack in a sealable bowl or pretty glass jars!
These wings are good cold, too–great in a picnic basket.They’re already fully flavored with sesame and ginger, so need need to worry about a dip.
What else do we need to say? Pack the buns and pork separately. Add some bagged slaw for topping (or, whatever you’d like).
This Potato Salad With Green Beans and Chicken dish is loaded with fresh ingredients—and no mayonnaise.
This salad tastes even better after it’s been dressed so it’s perfect to bring to a picnic or potluck.
This satisfying salad is very portable. It’s packed with protein, crunch, and flavor.
Credit: Margo Letourneau
This pasta salad is quick to prepare and great to have on hand for summer picnics and gatherings.
These hand pies—made with jam—are delightful and so easy to make! Cook in the oven or on the outdoor grill!
Plus Refreshing Drinks!
Photo by Amallia Eka/Shutterstock
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