Plan the perfect spring or summer picnic—from a simple affair with roast or fried chicken plus cold salads to a kid-friendly picnic with sandwiches, brownies and fruity lemonade.
Unlike the classic basil pesto, this cilantro-based version adds Southwestern flair to pastas and dips.
Celeriac and Apple Salad with Lemon Garlic Dressing
A different kind of slaw, with celeriac combining the crispness of cabbage and the flavor of celery.
Cheese and Black Pepper Cornbread
Pepper plays a starring role in this not-so-sweet but very cheesy cornbread.
Coconut Shortcakes with Fresh Summer Fruit
A delightful combination of colorful fruit takes homemade shortcakes beyond strawberries.
Stuffed Eggs with Red Onion and Anchovy
A new twist on deviled eggs includes anchovy paste and red onion.
Barley Salad with Asparagus and Celery
Barley’s not just for soup — it’s a perfect match for spring asparagus.
Rustic Cornmeal Cake with Macerated Berries
Cornmeal and fresh berries give this summery dessert a rustic, country-style flavor.
Vanilla-Marinated Pineapple and Strawberries
Vanilla beans combine with pineapple and strawberries for a refreshing dessert.