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12 Perfect Picnic Recipes for Your Next Outdoor Get-together Slideshow

12 Perfect Picnic Recipes for Your Next Outdoor Get-together Slideshow

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

12 Perfect Picnic Recipes for Your Next Outdoor Get-together

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.

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!

Cauliflower Kale and Farro Salad

Chicken Satay With Spicy Peanut Sauce

Dark Chocolate Banana Coconut Brownies

No-Bake Blueberry-Almond Oatmeal Bars With White Chocolate

Savory Peach Galette With Blue Cheese and Caramelized Shallots

Sun-Dried Tomato, Basil, and Spinach Pinwheels


4 Sandwich Recipes for Your next Picnic

Four different varieties of sandwiches made for a picnic, cocktail party or outdoor barbecue bash. Each recipe starts with the same bread and uses simple, everyday ingredients such as fresh veggies, deli meat and Sargento® Sliced Cheese. Be sure to serve a Turkey Club, Cheddar BLT, Turkey Cheddar Apple or Chicken Salad Sandwich for any summer sandwich occasion.

Sandwiches are a meal I turn to when I’m hungry. It’s something I make numerous times a week and always seems to be the main food served for all those family memories by the lake house. It’s the food we package up to bring to the docks and enjoy a picnic in the sand.

It’s the food we bring on summer boating trips and long car rides to the cabin. It’s the food we serve next to burgers at all our family barbecues.

Each sandwich is individually packed with fresh vegetables, lettuce and deli meat that pairs beautifully with pre-sliced and ready to use Sargento® Sliced Cheese from Kroger.

The basics of sandwiches are pretty simple bread, meat and cheese. Add in addition fillings and there are just so many possibilities! Whether it’s a variety of sandwiches, a juicy grilled burger or a wrap with all the fixings, the possibilities are endless when pairing it with Sargento® Sliced Cheese.

We love to host backyard barbecues and picnics and we always have Sargento® Sliced Cheese on hand because it’s made from real, natural cheese.

There are endless possibilities when it comes to sandwiches. Start with the basics. Use a variety of different grain breads to pair with protein. Experiment with fruit and vegetables combinations. Add different sauces and condiment spreads to the list. Top it with a variety of different flavored cheese.

Stocking the cart with essentials will allow for a more convenient get together of hot paninis, cold sandwiches and grilled food.

Think back to those childhood sandwich recipes mom used to make for picnics. I love to adapt those recipes and try new flavors.

For a variety of sandwich recipes, be sure to visit here. What are your favorite sandwich recipes to make for a picnic?


4 Sandwich Recipes for Your next Picnic

Four different varieties of sandwiches made for a picnic, cocktail party or outdoor barbecue bash. Each recipe starts with the same bread and uses simple, everyday ingredients such as fresh veggies, deli meat and Sargento® Sliced Cheese. Be sure to serve a Turkey Club, Cheddar BLT, Turkey Cheddar Apple or Chicken Salad Sandwich for any summer sandwich occasion.

Sandwiches are a meal I turn to when I’m hungry. It’s something I make numerous times a week and always seems to be the main food served for all those family memories by the lake house. It’s the food we package up to bring to the docks and enjoy a picnic in the sand.

It’s the food we bring on summer boating trips and long car rides to the cabin. It’s the food we serve next to burgers at all our family barbecues.

Each sandwich is individually packed with fresh vegetables, lettuce and deli meat that pairs beautifully with pre-sliced and ready to use Sargento® Sliced Cheese from Kroger.

The basics of sandwiches are pretty simple bread, meat and cheese. Add in addition fillings and there are just so many possibilities! Whether it’s a variety of sandwiches, a juicy grilled burger or a wrap with all the fixings, the possibilities are endless when pairing it with Sargento® Sliced Cheese.

We love to host backyard barbecues and picnics and we always have Sargento® Sliced Cheese on hand because it’s made from real, natural cheese.

There are endless possibilities when it comes to sandwiches. Start with the basics. Use a variety of different grain breads to pair with protein. Experiment with fruit and vegetables combinations. Add different sauces and condiment spreads to the list. Top it with a variety of different flavored cheese.

Stocking the cart with essentials will allow for a more convenient get together of hot paninis, cold sandwiches and grilled food.

Think back to those childhood sandwich recipes mom used to make for picnics. I love to adapt those recipes and try new flavors.

For a variety of sandwich recipes, be sure to visit here. What are your favorite sandwich recipes to make for a picnic?


4 Sandwich Recipes for Your next Picnic

Four different varieties of sandwiches made for a picnic, cocktail party or outdoor barbecue bash. Each recipe starts with the same bread and uses simple, everyday ingredients such as fresh veggies, deli meat and Sargento® Sliced Cheese. Be sure to serve a Turkey Club, Cheddar BLT, Turkey Cheddar Apple or Chicken Salad Sandwich for any summer sandwich occasion.

Sandwiches are a meal I turn to when I’m hungry. It’s something I make numerous times a week and always seems to be the main food served for all those family memories by the lake house. It’s the food we package up to bring to the docks and enjoy a picnic in the sand.

It’s the food we bring on summer boating trips and long car rides to the cabin. It’s the food we serve next to burgers at all our family barbecues.

Each sandwich is individually packed with fresh vegetables, lettuce and deli meat that pairs beautifully with pre-sliced and ready to use Sargento® Sliced Cheese from Kroger.

The basics of sandwiches are pretty simple bread, meat and cheese. Add in addition fillings and there are just so many possibilities! Whether it’s a variety of sandwiches, a juicy grilled burger or a wrap with all the fixings, the possibilities are endless when pairing it with Sargento® Sliced Cheese.

We love to host backyard barbecues and picnics and we always have Sargento® Sliced Cheese on hand because it’s made from real, natural cheese.

There are endless possibilities when it comes to sandwiches. Start with the basics. Use a variety of different grain breads to pair with protein. Experiment with fruit and vegetables combinations. Add different sauces and condiment spreads to the list. Top it with a variety of different flavored cheese.

Stocking the cart with essentials will allow for a more convenient get together of hot paninis, cold sandwiches and grilled food.

Think back to those childhood sandwich recipes mom used to make for picnics. I love to adapt those recipes and try new flavors.

For a variety of sandwich recipes, be sure to visit here. What are your favorite sandwich recipes to make for a picnic?


4 Sandwich Recipes for Your next Picnic

Four different varieties of sandwiches made for a picnic, cocktail party or outdoor barbecue bash. Each recipe starts with the same bread and uses simple, everyday ingredients such as fresh veggies, deli meat and Sargento® Sliced Cheese. Be sure to serve a Turkey Club, Cheddar BLT, Turkey Cheddar Apple or Chicken Salad Sandwich for any summer sandwich occasion.

Sandwiches are a meal I turn to when I’m hungry. It’s something I make numerous times a week and always seems to be the main food served for all those family memories by the lake house. It’s the food we package up to bring to the docks and enjoy a picnic in the sand.

It’s the food we bring on summer boating trips and long car rides to the cabin. It’s the food we serve next to burgers at all our family barbecues.

Each sandwich is individually packed with fresh vegetables, lettuce and deli meat that pairs beautifully with pre-sliced and ready to use Sargento® Sliced Cheese from Kroger.

The basics of sandwiches are pretty simple bread, meat and cheese. Add in addition fillings and there are just so many possibilities! Whether it’s a variety of sandwiches, a juicy grilled burger or a wrap with all the fixings, the possibilities are endless when pairing it with Sargento® Sliced Cheese.

We love to host backyard barbecues and picnics and we always have Sargento® Sliced Cheese on hand because it’s made from real, natural cheese.

There are endless possibilities when it comes to sandwiches. Start with the basics. Use a variety of different grain breads to pair with protein. Experiment with fruit and vegetables combinations. Add different sauces and condiment spreads to the list. Top it with a variety of different flavored cheese.

Stocking the cart with essentials will allow for a more convenient get together of hot paninis, cold sandwiches and grilled food.

Think back to those childhood sandwich recipes mom used to make for picnics. I love to adapt those recipes and try new flavors.

For a variety of sandwich recipes, be sure to visit here. What are your favorite sandwich recipes to make for a picnic?


4 Sandwich Recipes for Your next Picnic

Four different varieties of sandwiches made for a picnic, cocktail party or outdoor barbecue bash. Each recipe starts with the same bread and uses simple, everyday ingredients such as fresh veggies, deli meat and Sargento® Sliced Cheese. Be sure to serve a Turkey Club, Cheddar BLT, Turkey Cheddar Apple or Chicken Salad Sandwich for any summer sandwich occasion.

Sandwiches are a meal I turn to when I’m hungry. It’s something I make numerous times a week and always seems to be the main food served for all those family memories by the lake house. It’s the food we package up to bring to the docks and enjoy a picnic in the sand.

It’s the food we bring on summer boating trips and long car rides to the cabin. It’s the food we serve next to burgers at all our family barbecues.

Each sandwich is individually packed with fresh vegetables, lettuce and deli meat that pairs beautifully with pre-sliced and ready to use Sargento® Sliced Cheese from Kroger.

The basics of sandwiches are pretty simple bread, meat and cheese. Add in addition fillings and there are just so many possibilities! Whether it’s a variety of sandwiches, a juicy grilled burger or a wrap with all the fixings, the possibilities are endless when pairing it with Sargento® Sliced Cheese.

We love to host backyard barbecues and picnics and we always have Sargento® Sliced Cheese on hand because it’s made from real, natural cheese.

There are endless possibilities when it comes to sandwiches. Start with the basics. Use a variety of different grain breads to pair with protein. Experiment with fruit and vegetables combinations. Add different sauces and condiment spreads to the list. Top it with a variety of different flavored cheese.

Stocking the cart with essentials will allow for a more convenient get together of hot paninis, cold sandwiches and grilled food.

Think back to those childhood sandwich recipes mom used to make for picnics. I love to adapt those recipes and try new flavors.

For a variety of sandwich recipes, be sure to visit here. What are your favorite sandwich recipes to make for a picnic?


4 Sandwich Recipes for Your next Picnic

Four different varieties of sandwiches made for a picnic, cocktail party or outdoor barbecue bash. Each recipe starts with the same bread and uses simple, everyday ingredients such as fresh veggies, deli meat and Sargento® Sliced Cheese. Be sure to serve a Turkey Club, Cheddar BLT, Turkey Cheddar Apple or Chicken Salad Sandwich for any summer sandwich occasion.

Sandwiches are a meal I turn to when I’m hungry. It’s something I make numerous times a week and always seems to be the main food served for all those family memories by the lake house. It’s the food we package up to bring to the docks and enjoy a picnic in the sand.

It’s the food we bring on summer boating trips and long car rides to the cabin. It’s the food we serve next to burgers at all our family barbecues.

Each sandwich is individually packed with fresh vegetables, lettuce and deli meat that pairs beautifully with pre-sliced and ready to use Sargento® Sliced Cheese from Kroger.

The basics of sandwiches are pretty simple bread, meat and cheese. Add in addition fillings and there are just so many possibilities! Whether it’s a variety of sandwiches, a juicy grilled burger or a wrap with all the fixings, the possibilities are endless when pairing it with Sargento® Sliced Cheese.

We love to host backyard barbecues and picnics and we always have Sargento® Sliced Cheese on hand because it’s made from real, natural cheese.

There are endless possibilities when it comes to sandwiches. Start with the basics. Use a variety of different grain breads to pair with protein. Experiment with fruit and vegetables combinations. Add different sauces and condiment spreads to the list. Top it with a variety of different flavored cheese.

Stocking the cart with essentials will allow for a more convenient get together of hot paninis, cold sandwiches and grilled food.

Think back to those childhood sandwich recipes mom used to make for picnics. I love to adapt those recipes and try new flavors.

For a variety of sandwich recipes, be sure to visit here. What are your favorite sandwich recipes to make for a picnic?


4 Sandwich Recipes for Your next Picnic

Four different varieties of sandwiches made for a picnic, cocktail party or outdoor barbecue bash. Each recipe starts with the same bread and uses simple, everyday ingredients such as fresh veggies, deli meat and Sargento® Sliced Cheese. Be sure to serve a Turkey Club, Cheddar BLT, Turkey Cheddar Apple or Chicken Salad Sandwich for any summer sandwich occasion.

Sandwiches are a meal I turn to when I’m hungry. It’s something I make numerous times a week and always seems to be the main food served for all those family memories by the lake house. It’s the food we package up to bring to the docks and enjoy a picnic in the sand.

It’s the food we bring on summer boating trips and long car rides to the cabin. It’s the food we serve next to burgers at all our family barbecues.

Each sandwich is individually packed with fresh vegetables, lettuce and deli meat that pairs beautifully with pre-sliced and ready to use Sargento® Sliced Cheese from Kroger.

The basics of sandwiches are pretty simple bread, meat and cheese. Add in addition fillings and there are just so many possibilities! Whether it’s a variety of sandwiches, a juicy grilled burger or a wrap with all the fixings, the possibilities are endless when pairing it with Sargento® Sliced Cheese.

We love to host backyard barbecues and picnics and we always have Sargento® Sliced Cheese on hand because it’s made from real, natural cheese.

There are endless possibilities when it comes to sandwiches. Start with the basics. Use a variety of different grain breads to pair with protein. Experiment with fruit and vegetables combinations. Add different sauces and condiment spreads to the list. Top it with a variety of different flavored cheese.

Stocking the cart with essentials will allow for a more convenient get together of hot paninis, cold sandwiches and grilled food.

Think back to those childhood sandwich recipes mom used to make for picnics. I love to adapt those recipes and try new flavors.

For a variety of sandwich recipes, be sure to visit here. What are your favorite sandwich recipes to make for a picnic?


4 Sandwich Recipes for Your next Picnic

Four different varieties of sandwiches made for a picnic, cocktail party or outdoor barbecue bash. Each recipe starts with the same bread and uses simple, everyday ingredients such as fresh veggies, deli meat and Sargento® Sliced Cheese. Be sure to serve a Turkey Club, Cheddar BLT, Turkey Cheddar Apple or Chicken Salad Sandwich for any summer sandwich occasion.

Sandwiches are a meal I turn to when I’m hungry. It’s something I make numerous times a week and always seems to be the main food served for all those family memories by the lake house. It’s the food we package up to bring to the docks and enjoy a picnic in the sand.

It’s the food we bring on summer boating trips and long car rides to the cabin. It’s the food we serve next to burgers at all our family barbecues.

Each sandwich is individually packed with fresh vegetables, lettuce and deli meat that pairs beautifully with pre-sliced and ready to use Sargento® Sliced Cheese from Kroger.

The basics of sandwiches are pretty simple bread, meat and cheese. Add in addition fillings and there are just so many possibilities! Whether it’s a variety of sandwiches, a juicy grilled burger or a wrap with all the fixings, the possibilities are endless when pairing it with Sargento® Sliced Cheese.

We love to host backyard barbecues and picnics and we always have Sargento® Sliced Cheese on hand because it’s made from real, natural cheese.

There are endless possibilities when it comes to sandwiches. Start with the basics. Use a variety of different grain breads to pair with protein. Experiment with fruit and vegetables combinations. Add different sauces and condiment spreads to the list. Top it with a variety of different flavored cheese.

Stocking the cart with essentials will allow for a more convenient get together of hot paninis, cold sandwiches and grilled food.

Think back to those childhood sandwich recipes mom used to make for picnics. I love to adapt those recipes and try new flavors.

For a variety of sandwich recipes, be sure to visit here. What are your favorite sandwich recipes to make for a picnic?


4 Sandwich Recipes for Your next Picnic

Four different varieties of sandwiches made for a picnic, cocktail party or outdoor barbecue bash. Each recipe starts with the same bread and uses simple, everyday ingredients such as fresh veggies, deli meat and Sargento® Sliced Cheese. Be sure to serve a Turkey Club, Cheddar BLT, Turkey Cheddar Apple or Chicken Salad Sandwich for any summer sandwich occasion.

Sandwiches are a meal I turn to when I’m hungry. It’s something I make numerous times a week and always seems to be the main food served for all those family memories by the lake house. It’s the food we package up to bring to the docks and enjoy a picnic in the sand.

It’s the food we bring on summer boating trips and long car rides to the cabin. It’s the food we serve next to burgers at all our family barbecues.

Each sandwich is individually packed with fresh vegetables, lettuce and deli meat that pairs beautifully with pre-sliced and ready to use Sargento® Sliced Cheese from Kroger.

The basics of sandwiches are pretty simple bread, meat and cheese. Add in addition fillings and there are just so many possibilities! Whether it’s a variety of sandwiches, a juicy grilled burger or a wrap with all the fixings, the possibilities are endless when pairing it with Sargento® Sliced Cheese.

We love to host backyard barbecues and picnics and we always have Sargento® Sliced Cheese on hand because it’s made from real, natural cheese.

There are endless possibilities when it comes to sandwiches. Start with the basics. Use a variety of different grain breads to pair with protein. Experiment with fruit and vegetables combinations. Add different sauces and condiment spreads to the list. Top it with a variety of different flavored cheese.

Stocking the cart with essentials will allow for a more convenient get together of hot paninis, cold sandwiches and grilled food.

Think back to those childhood sandwich recipes mom used to make for picnics. I love to adapt those recipes and try new flavors.

For a variety of sandwich recipes, be sure to visit here. What are your favorite sandwich recipes to make for a picnic?


4 Sandwich Recipes for Your next Picnic

Four different varieties of sandwiches made for a picnic, cocktail party or outdoor barbecue bash. Each recipe starts with the same bread and uses simple, everyday ingredients such as fresh veggies, deli meat and Sargento® Sliced Cheese. Be sure to serve a Turkey Club, Cheddar BLT, Turkey Cheddar Apple or Chicken Salad Sandwich for any summer sandwich occasion.

Sandwiches are a meal I turn to when I’m hungry. It’s something I make numerous times a week and always seems to be the main food served for all those family memories by the lake house. It’s the food we package up to bring to the docks and enjoy a picnic in the sand.

It’s the food we bring on summer boating trips and long car rides to the cabin. It’s the food we serve next to burgers at all our family barbecues.

Each sandwich is individually packed with fresh vegetables, lettuce and deli meat that pairs beautifully with pre-sliced and ready to use Sargento® Sliced Cheese from Kroger.

The basics of sandwiches are pretty simple bread, meat and cheese. Add in addition fillings and there are just so many possibilities! Whether it’s a variety of sandwiches, a juicy grilled burger or a wrap with all the fixings, the possibilities are endless when pairing it with Sargento® Sliced Cheese.

We love to host backyard barbecues and picnics and we always have Sargento® Sliced Cheese on hand because it’s made from real, natural cheese.

There are endless possibilities when it comes to sandwiches. Start with the basics. Use a variety of different grain breads to pair with protein. Experiment with fruit and vegetables combinations. Add different sauces and condiment spreads to the list. Top it with a variety of different flavored cheese.

Stocking the cart with essentials will allow for a more convenient get together of hot paninis, cold sandwiches and grilled food.

Think back to those childhood sandwich recipes mom used to make for picnics. I love to adapt those recipes and try new flavors.

For a variety of sandwich recipes, be sure to visit here. What are your favorite sandwich recipes to make for a picnic?