July/August 2014 California Bountiful magazine
Summer picnics mean outdoor fun with family, friends and, of course, food. Enjoy your day safely by packing two coolers: one for drinks and the other for food. You'll open the coolers less often—and keep the cold air in. Also, freeze ahead what you can, including plastic water bottles, juice boxes and even cookies and meat. That helps keep other food cold.
Summertime means outdoor fun, and what could be better than a picnic? To help make your day even more enjoyable, we've gathered some picnic tips, recipes and food safety resources:
- What's in your picnic basket? Great tips for great picnics.
- Get packin' Moveable feasts for picnics, beach parties and road trips.
- U.S. Food and Drug Administration food facts and food safety materials:
A sampling of California Bountiful picnic-friendly recipes:
Search for more on our recipes section, by type of food, specific ingredients or recipe name.