Hamper-friendly recipes and tips for dining in the great outdoors. Find everything from scotch eggs and pies, to vegetarian feasts and super sandwiches.
Our best-ever picnic recipes

Our best-ever picnic recipes

Al fresco food for sunny days.
How to pack the perfect picnic

How to pack the perfect picnic

Plan ahead and ensure a seamless spread of homemade wonder.
Best picnic gadgets

Best picnic gadgets

Slick kit and stylish gear to set your picnic apart from the rest.
Vegetarian picnic

Vegetarian picnic

Meat-free feasts, from pasties to potato salad.
Kids' picnic recipes

Kids' picnic recipes

Planning a family day out? With the right recipes, kids can help out with picnic prep.

Top five picnic loaf recipes

Hot-smoked salmon picnic loaf Recipe

Hot-smoked salmon picnic loaf


(0 ratings)

Niçoise stuffed baguette Recipe

Niçoise stuffed baguette


(6 ratings)

For the ultimate transportable sandwich, hollow out a French stick and fill...
Fig & serrano ham picnic bread Recipe

Fig & Serrano ham picnic bread


(1 rating)

Enjoy as it is with extra virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegar for dunking, or...
Pressed picnic sandwich Recipe

Pressed picnic sandwich


(4 ratings)

A great recipe for kids to assemble - fully load a ciabatta loaf with...
Leek, cheddar & bacon loaf sandwich Recipe

Leek, cheddar & bacon loaf sandwich


(4 ratings)

Do away with pesky slices of bread and bake your cheesy filling into your loaf...

Top five frittata recipes

Mini prosciutto & asparagus frittatas Recipe

Mini prosciutto & asparagus frittatas


(18 ratings)

Asparagus & new potato frittata Recipe

Asparagus & new potato frittata


(12 ratings)

A simple, low-calorie spring main that uses the season's finest ingredients...
Squash, pea & feta frittatinis Recipe

Squash, pea & feta frittatinis


(5 ratings)

These mini Italian omelettes, with butternut squash and cheese, are baked in...
Pea, feta & summer herb frittata Recipe

Pea, feta & summer herb frittata


(9 ratings)

Use your favourite soft herbs in this thick grilled omelette with peas, cream...
Smoked salmon & mascarpone tortilla Recipe

Smoked salmon & mascarpone tortilla


(1 rating)

A simple-to-follow recipe for a deluxe omelette that's the perfect size to share
Keep food at a safe temperature for as long as possible by taking chilled dishes from the fridge and wrapping them in foil, then in bubble wrap, before placing into your cool box.