Summer weather, a picnic outside in the grass, at sea, or in the forest. Enjoy. Relax. You can do that now with these 6 picnic food ideas and time schedule.
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Picnic food ideas
⏲️ Preparation and storage
1 day before
- Easy Italian Pasta Salad: This pasta salad, can easily be made one day in advance and refrigerate until use.
- Homemade marshmallows: Make the marshmallows one day before the picnic, so they are well solidified.
In the morning:
- Vanilla Lemonade: Make vanilla lemonade and store in refrigerator;
- Wrap with mango and spicy chicken: Make the wraps. Package them individually in plastic wrap and store them in the refrigerator;
- Sandwiches on the go: Cut the cucumber and store it until use in a bag with a damp paper towel;
- Sandwiches on the go: Wash the arugula and store it in a box with attached water in the refrigerator;
- Sandwiches on the go: If you make your own pesto, it can be done in the morning.
- Salad in a Jar: Make the dressing, spoon it at the bottom of the pot.
- Salad in a jar: Wash the lettuce and cut it into pieces. Keep it in a sealed jar with damp paper.
Just before the picnic:
- Salad in a jar: put all the ingredients for the salad in the jar.
- Sandwiches on the go: Smear all sandwiches and pack them, each in its own plastic wrap.
- Put in a bag with a cooling element (or ice pack):
- Vanilla lemonade
- Easy Italian pasta salad
- Wrap with mango and spicy chicken
- Jars with salad
- Tasty sandwiches
- Chocolate cookies.
- Add to a bag without an ice pack:
- Glasses, plates, and cutlery
- Bowls for pasta salad
- Homemade marshmallows