What to take on a picnic?
Picnic is a great idea for an afternoon with family or friends. Eating together on the fresh air with games and play on a meadow – sounds great! How to prepare tasty and healthy snacks on a picnic? Which dishes will be the best? We not only advice on what snacks you should prepare on a picnic, but also present proven recipes for tasty picnic hits!
Simple and proven dishes
Cheese salad with cucumber and chive
- 200 g of cheese (hard cheese, e.g. Gouda)
- medium-sized pickles
- bundle of chive
- 2 tablespoons of mayonnaise (you can prepare a light version – 50/50 mayonnaise with natural yogurt)
- salt and pepper to taste
- 4 wheat tortillas
Grate the cheese on a grater with big holes. Dice cucumber into small cubes, remove 4 blades of chive from the bundle and chop the rest finely. Add spices to taste. At the end add mayonnaise. The salad should have a dense form slightly similar to a spread. Place it in the middle of a tortilla and wrap into an envelope. Fasten the envelope with a blade of chive. Bon appétit!
How about sandwiches?
Sandwiches with salmon, avocado, and mustard
- Favourite bread cut into convenient slices
- 200 g of smoked salmon
- 1 ripe avocado
- 2 tablespoons of mustard
Cut the bread in half to make a sandwich. Spread a thin layer of mustard on one half. Prepare avocado: cut it into smaller pieces and crush into a spread with fork (the spread does not have to be smooth). Spread it on the other half of the sandwich. Place slices of salmon and rapunzel in the middle and assemble picnic sandwiches.
Sesame - sweet and healthier
Or maybe a cake?
Certainly, not every cake is suitable for a picnic. Any pastries that contain whipped cream or other creams, with which it is easily to stain oneself, definitely are out of the question. However, we can prepare a great cake, who even people preferring savoury dishes will like. Halva cake with cherries in the form of an elegant tart will be the perfect answer to question What is on the picnic?. The cake contains a small amount of wheat flour, but it has tasty and healthy fruits. Remaining ingredients are simple and easy to buy. The cake can be prepared in several minutes and the result is always great! See the whole recipe