You've got your Satara luxury wicker picnic basket or back pack, the sun is shining and you're ready to picnic – now all you need to do is fill it with some yummy picnic foods. Following is a series of recipes ideas, menu suggestions and links to help inspire you.
Baguettes filled with roast chicken, mayo and lettuce are a great start.
Variety of quiches such as smoked ham, sundried tomatoes, mushrooms, asparagus and simple egg and bacon.
Chicken sandwiches with fruit chutney, rocket and vintage cheddar.
Fill fresh rolls with finely sliced deli meats, mayo, crunchy salad and slices of tasty cheese.
French inspired picnic feast with brie and camembert with delicate biscuits followed by baguettes with pate and micro herbs finished with a tarte tartin and macaroons.
Middle eastern inspired picnic feast with hommus and tzatiki dips, marinated olives and cheeses and filled pita breads with tabbouli, felafels, tomatoes and lettuce, finish with a selection of baklava.
Fresh fruit platters.
Fruit filled muffins – like apples. berries, sultanas, bananas, pears, stone fruits the list is almost endless.
For additional and comprehensive recipes see the following links
For some classic Aussie picnic recipes try Food to Love.
Another source of inspirational recipes is taste.com.au
The reliable Womens Weekly has a large selection of recipes.
For some international inspiration check out the every reliable Jamie Oliver Picnic Four Ways.
Australia Day Picnic, click here for the best recipes and ideas.
For something a little more upmarket the Gourmet Traveller magazine is a reliable source for glamorous picnic ideas.
Looking for Picnic finger food recipe options try Picnic Food Ideas.