Crispy chicken & smashed avocado baps served in a lunchbox

Picnic recipes

Al fresco picnic food and drink for sunny days, including pastry, Scotch eggs, cakes, bakes and salads. These easy recipes are sure to please a crowd.

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A rustic fruit crumble cake with raisins and spice and a crunchy nutty topping - a spin on a classic

1 hr and 15 mins
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Individual shortcrust pastries that fall somewhere between a Scotch egg and a Gala pie - super for a summer spread

1 hr and 20 mins
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Make a batch of blackberry muffins for a mid-morning treat. Use fresh or frozen blackberries, or go foraging to find some in the summer months

50 mins
18 ratings 4.0 out of 5 star rating

Crisp shortbread biscuit base with a creamy citrus curd baked onto the top

1 hr and 5 mins
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