Picnic Recipes

Picnic Picks!

Delicious picnic recipes for the perfect outdoor feast!


Jun 8, 2020

Heirloom Potato Salad

By Betsy Wolfe
I've taken the best elements from two family potato salad recipes and have made this version...
Jun 7, 2020

Grilled Corn and Fresh Pepper Salad

By Angela Hardesty
Very simple to make and simply yummy!
May 30, 2020

Deli-Style Pasta Salad

By Linda Easley
The flavors blend wonderfully when it is chilled overnight and keeps well for several days. A...
May 27, 2020

Super Quick and Easy Rocky Road Brownies

By Miranda Roderick
Your kids will love making these with you because they can do about 80% of it...
May 23, 2020

Sweet & Spicy Cucumber Salad

By Rhea Altamura
I started making these for cookouts. By request, I now make them year-around. Some people...
May 21, 2020

Ham & Cheese Potato Salad

By Amy Herald
Fun fact: Potatoes are grown in 36 states across the US.
May 10, 2020

Grandma Wells' Tuna Macaroni Salad

By Katrina Freed
For decades I called this my birthday salad. Every year for as long as I can...
May 2, 2020

Savory Apple Pinwheels

By Melissa Baldan
Every time I make these they are the first appetizer that is gone. They are absolutely...
May 1, 2020

Chicken Pasta Salad

By Bobbie Keefer
I buy chicken from the grocery store deli and a large container of macaroni salad and...
Apr 30, 2020

Hawaiian Macaroni Salad

By Melissa Snow
This recipe comes close to a macaroni salad that is served at a Hawaiian restaurant close...
Apr 27, 2020

Momma's German Potato Salad

By melanie kenefsky
This dish was handed down by my great grandmother. I still make it for family and...
Apr 18, 2020

Fried Chicken Strips

By Penny R
All seasonings/spices can be adjusted to suit your taste.
Mar 12, 2020

Fruit Salad to Die For!

By Betsy Chesser
This is such an easy thing to make and the whole family will enjoy it. I...
Mar 7, 2020

Fourth Of July Cheesecake

By Faye Patterson
I make this EVERY year on the Fourth of July. My family looks forward to it...
Feb 28, 2020

Buttermilk Fried Chicken With Spicy Honey Drizzle

By Mary Lundschen
I think that frying chicken is what God made cast iron skillets for. Also, if you...
Feb 15, 2020

Strawberry Salsa

By Martha Ray Deen
This was part of an entry I submitted for the South Carolina Strawberry Festival recipe contest....
Feb 3, 2020

Fruity Nutty Chicken Salad

By Gordon Savell
Every time someone new tries it, I have a new fan. My sister and I made...
Jan 31, 2020

Uncle Wiley's Chicken Salad

By Debbie Burbank
My Uncle Wiley lives in Winter Haven Florida. We try to visit him a couple of...
Jan 26, 2020

Grilled Jerk Chicken With Mango Salsa

By Angela Gray
My husband and I had jerk chicken for the first time at a little restaurant in...
Aug 7, 2019

Ma Huck's Smoky Potato Salad

By Susie Huckvale
This is the hands-down best potato salad out there. Everyone who tries it can't stop eating...
Apr 26, 2019

Yummy Apple Coleslaw

By Diane Haun
My children never liked coleslaw until I started making it with apples! Even their friends...
Jul 30, 2018

Picnic Club Sandwich

By Ashley Bateman
Perfect for a picnic. Had this last 4th of July and my family and my friends...
Jun 18, 2018

Summer Picnic Sandwich

By Suzanne Banfield
This sandwich holds up very well in a cooler and seems to get more flavorful after...
Apr 30, 2018

Cold Chicken Salad

By Lonna Weidemann
I make this ahead of time for camping. It is easy to dish up.
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How to Make Fry Sauce

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