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Picnic Picks!

Delicious picnic recipes for the perfect outdoor feast!


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 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...
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....
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...
May 17, 2017

Spaghetti Salad with Balsamic and Basil Dressing

By Gretchen ***
Basil is plentiful in the garden now and I love the way it pairs with the...
Mar 29, 2017

Flavorfully Fantastic Chicken Salad Sandwich

By Melissa Varady
This is one of my new favorite sandwiches. My husband recently came up with the recipe,...
Feb 7, 2017

Coleslaw with Fruit

By Marge Taggart
This recipe is delicious with the added fruit ingredients. I could never get my coleslaw...
Jun 29, 2015

Cool Cucumber Sandwiches

By Michelle Cater
These are great sandwiches for picnics or for a cool summer brunch. You can make these...
May 22, 2014

Watermelon Mozzarella Salad

By Grishma Shah
Watermelon Mozzarella Salad is very easy to make, flavorful, and crowd-pleasing. It is perfect for...
Apr 18, 2014

Lizzy's Famous Pecan Chicken Salad

By Elizabeth Lancaster
Back in the early 2000's I went out to eat with my Grandpa Klepper, and he...
Feb 22, 2013

Healthy Lentil Salad

By Marti Green
This is a very wonderful tasty salad. You can serve it plain or on a bed...
Feb 22, 2013

Tabbouleh Salad

By Marianne Gleason
We had some Middle Eastern friends growing up and this was one of my favorite recipes...
Nov 2, 2012

Foodchickie's Favorite Onion Dip (from Scratch)

By Jenni James
I absolutely love Onion Dip, and finding one that is made of fresh ingredients is a...
Aug 29, 2012

Cool & Tangy Marinated Cucumbers

By Amy Herald
My Grandma always used to make these and they're awesome. I could never find the recipe...
Aug 15, 2012

Wheat Berry Waldorf Salad

By Marcia Graczyk
Easy, refreshing, and healthy. I had this salad at a friend's house and loved it...
Aug 15, 2012

Watermelon Summer Salad

By Sheri Mullins
A light refreshing side dish for the heat of the summer! Goes great with chicken...
Jun 20, 2012

Eggless Potato Salad

By misty mosley
My mom started making this when my sister and I were kids for every potluck dinner...
Dec 29, 2011

Boursin n Grape Bruschetta

By Monica H
The combined taste of grapes and boursin is divine. I purposely left out the basil...
May 26, 2011

Grilled Chicken Sandwiches W/ Cilantro Lime Mayo

By Lauren Perkins-Boyd
This was a spur of the moment idea that turned out great, super fast and healthy.
May 19, 2011

Mini Bowtie Mediterranean Salad

By Sherri Williams
I love salads! My friends and family always request my pasta salad. This is...
May 24, 2011

Basil-Infused Watermelon Lemonade

By Kim Biegacki
Wow, this is an incredible tasting lemonade!!! It was my first time to infuse and...
Nov 3, 2011

Grilled Vegetables with Goat Cheese and Balsamic Glaze

By Denise Lepard
My mom and grandmother would make this when they had left over veggies that they couldn't...
Jul 12, 2012

Strawberry Panzanella Salad

By Careema Bell
This quick and easy recipe is a fun change of pace for a dessert. Inspired by...
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