Picnic Recipes

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Spring has sprung, doll, and now that the birds and bees are a-buzz, it’s time to move the party outdoors and toast the season with a chic and delicious al fresco spread fit for a queen. After all, picnics were quite the chi-chi fêtes during the Elizabethan Age when Queen Elizabeth and her courtiers would dine in the forest after a day of hunting. In honor of National Picnic Day, we’re sharing our 10 favorite easy-breezy picnic recipes. Sure to put a spring in your step, these delicious and elegant warm-weather treats would make Good Queen Bess proud.

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Goat Cheese-Stuffed Dates with Prosciutto

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Lavender Honey Posset

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 Caprese Kabobs with Balsamic Glaze

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hospitality-pineapple-de8432_4ac8835a665e852cf1768276c8813643Nicoise Salad Wraps

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 Avocado and Ham Baguettes

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 Mediterranean Orzo Salad

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 Haricot Vert with Almond Pesto

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 Strawberry Rhubarb Salad with Mint & Hazelnuts

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hospitality-pineapple-de8432_4ac8835a665e852cf1768276c8813643Grape, Fontina & Rosemary Skewers

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The 10 Best Picnic Recipes

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