Popular Summer Picnics Recipes

Nothing says summer like a picnic, and with our recipes you'll be eating outside in style. Including classic potato salads, creative sandwiches, and bake-and-carry casseroles, our recipes make every picnic perfect.

Luscious Lemon Bars

Sweet and tart, these moist, powdered-sugar-topped dessert bars will disappear fast.

From Midwest Living

Luscious Lemon Bars

Fresh Green Tomato Relish

From Midwest Living

Fresh Green Tomato Relish

Oriental Coleslaw

Uncooked ramen noodles, almonds, and sunflower seeds add crunch to this side salad. Quick to prepare and easy to tote, it's an obvious choice for potlucks and camping.

From Midwest Living

Oriental Coleslaw

Ruby Rhubarb Lemonade

Rhubarb is good for more than just pie! The vegetables bright ruby hue brightens up this easy homemade lemonade recipe. Toss in a few blueberries for a patriotic punch.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Ruby Rhubarb Lemonade

Country-Style Slaw for a Crowd

This old-fashioned coleslaw salad is a classic, and a crowd pleaser. Serve it up before it's gone!

From Better Homes and Gardens

Country-Style Slaw for a Crowd

Turkey Chopped Salad

From Diabetic Living

Turkey Chopped Salad

Basil Quinoa Salad

To save time, prepare a big batch of whole grains (like quinoa) and store in the refrigerator for up to four days.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Basil Quinoa Salad

Lime Ambrosia Fruit Cup

Known in Greek mythology as "food of the Gods," ambrosia reflects a global menu when exotic fruits are added.

From Diabetic Living

Lime Ambrosia Fruit Cup

Jicama Coleslaw

Coleslaw gets a health makeover with apple juice vinaigrette along with peaches, jicama, and cilantro in this diabetic side dish salad recipe.

From Diabetic Living

Jicama Coleslaw

Skillet White Beans

Baked beans are a summer staple. This streamlined recipe develops the same deep, rich flavor without heating up the oven.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Skillet White Beans

Gingered Lemon Broccoli Salad

With soy yogurt in the ginger-accented dressing and roasted soy nuts topping the salad, you get a double dose of soy in this flavorful dish.

From Diabetic Living

Gingered Lemon Broccoli Salad

Fruit & Chicken Salad

Frozen lemon concentrates are ideal ingredients for making low-fat dressings. This recipe uses frozen orange juice concentrate, which adds flavor and body to the dressing.

From Diabetic Living

Fruit & Chicken Salad

Fresh Peach Sherbet

Ripe peaches, peach nectar, and peach yogurt add sweetness and flavor to this diabetic frozen dessert.

From Diabetic Living

Fresh Peach Sherbet

Curried Chicken Salad Wraps

This lower fat chicken salad can be served as a sandwich, in a tortilla, or for a lower carb option, in hollowed-out tomato shells.

From Diabetic Living

Curried Chicken Salad Wraps

Cucumber Radish Slaw

Seasoned with a light vinaigrette, this easy salad is a fresh-tasting partner for grilled steak or chops.

From Diabetic Living

Cucumber Radish Slaw

Confetti Barley Salad

Succotash is simply a combination of beans and corn. If you can't find frozen succotash for the recipe, substitute 1 cup each of whole kernel corn and lima beans.

From Diabetic Living

Confetti Barley Salad

Summer Vegetable Potato Salad

From Better Homes and Gardens

Summer Vegetable Potato Salad

Citrus Salsa with Baked Chips

This fiery tomato and citrus salsa recipe is ideal for snacks or for an appetizer at parties.

From Diabetic Living

Citrus Salsa with Baked Chips

Honey-Soaked Quinoa Salad with Cherries & Cashews

From Better Homes and Gardens

Honey-Soaked Quinoa Salad with Cherries & Cashews

Calorie-Trimmed Potato Salad

Seasonings blend with low-cal silken tofu in a mayonnaise substitute for this classic side salad. Tofu, which takes on the flavor of foods it's mixed with, stays in the background in this recipe.

From Diabetic Living

Calorie-Trimmed Potato Salad

Green Beans and Petite Reds

From Better Homes and Gardens

Green Beans and Petite Reds

Fruity Chicken Salad

A sweet apple juice dressing is tossed with chicken, fruit, and nuts for this main dish salad.

From Parents

Fruity Chicken Salad

New Potato Salad

This low-carb potato salad recipe, ideal for potlucks, has just 3 grams of fat per serving. Serve it for diabetic meal plans along with burgers, chicken, and other grilled favorites.

From Diabetic Living

New Potato Salad

Minted Wild Rice and Barley Salad

The addition of pea pods and raisins makes this crowd-pleasing salad extra nutritious. Chilling for at least 4 hours gives the salad enough time to soak up the low-fat orange dressing.

From Better Homes and Gardens

Minted Wild Rice and Barley Salad

Mixed Grill Kabobs

From Family Circle

Mixed Grill Kabobs

___itemTitle___

From: ___itemFrom___

___itemDescription___

___itemTitle___

Back to Top