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Vegetarian picnic recipes

28 Recipes

Meat-free marvels to fill a hamper in style.

Mediterranean potato salad

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(7 ratings)
Swap a mayonnaise base for cherry tomatoes, olives, roasted red peppers and fresh Italian herbs in this low-fat salad
35 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Triple cheese & onion muffins

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(9 ratings)
Savoury fluffy cakes packed with cheddar, Parmesan, chives, spring onion and cream cheese - delicious fresh from the oven
40 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Marinated feta in thyme & chilli oil

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(0 ratings)
Pack salty Greek cheese into jars with olive oil, thyme, tomatoes, artichokes and olives - mop up the goodness with bread
10 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Homemade Cajun tortillas

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(1 ratings)
Oven bake flour tortillas into crunchy chips flavoured with traditional Louisiana spices and serve with dip
17 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Bean, feta & herb dip

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(3 ratings)
Dill, chive or mint (or a combination of all three!) really work in this creamy cannellini dip - a healthy snack
10 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Fruit & nut butternut squash quinoa

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(1 ratings)
A crowd-pleasing veggie dish that's packed with flavour and a range of textures from pumpkin, apricots and pistachios
40 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Spicy bean & corn dip

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Turn the storecupboard staples of tinned sweetcorn, kidney beans and mixed beans into something special
10 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Broad bean & feta cheese toasts

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(2 ratings)
Slice up a baguette, toast, then use as a bruschetta base for beans and salty Greek cheese for a healthy bite
29 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Cheese & Marmite pasties

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(11 ratings)
Love it or hate it, Marmite works beautifully with cheese and onion when baked up in shortcrust parcels
1 hour and 25 minutes
Moderately easy
Vegetarian

Summer potato salad

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(1 ratings)
Make the most of Jersey Royals in this fresh and crunchy side with buttermilk dressing, radishes and cress
27 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Mexican salad with tortilla croutons

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(1 ratings)
Black beans make a great salad base - mix them with avocado, tomatoes and coriander Latin American style
22 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Cucumber & herb triple-deckers

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(2 ratings)
Traditional cucumber sandwiches on brown bread are given a facelift with mint and chive cream cheese
15 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Potato frittata with pesto & goat’s cheese

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(10 ratings)
A low-calorie Spanish omelette with potatoes, pesto and cheese to be served in wedges with fresh salad leaves
35 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Lemony three bean & feta salad

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(2 ratings)
A fresh, low-calorie salad fit for a healthy lunchbox, crammed with green, edamame and cannellini beans
17 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian
Healthy

Sweet potato salad

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(7 ratings)
This simple healthy salad of baked potato chunks makes a great alternative to mayonnaise-based versions
50 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Leek, cheese & potato pasties

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(6 ratings)
Mini veggie pastry parcels with oozing cheese make a great value and comforting homemade snack
1 hour and 25 minutes
Moderately easy
Vegetarian

Healthy homemade houmous

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(32 ratings)
A smooth blended chickpea dip with tahini and garlic that's versatile and good for you - a great snack or lunch
5 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Feta & sweetcorn samosas

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(4 ratings)
These light and crispy Indian veggie snacks freeze really well and make a great party bite
50 minutes
Moderately easy
Vegetarian

Halloumi, watermelon & mint salad

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(13 ratings)
This fresh and light salad makes an ideal summer evening supper
15 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Spicy tiffin eggs

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(25 ratings)
A Scotch egg recipe that uses spiced carrots in place of meat so vegetarians need not miss out on this picnic classic
40 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Artichoke focaccia

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(8 ratings)
Inject the taste of Italy into your picnics and al fresco dinner parties with this irresistibly moreish focaccia
55 minutes
Moderately easy
Vegetarian

Double cheese & onion soufflé tart

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(2 ratings)
Everyone's favourite flavour combination makes for some seriously perfect pastry
1 hour and 25 minutes
Moderately easy
Vegetarian

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