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.
Toasted Walnut and Sun-Dried Tomato Dip
This tomato-based dish does triple duty as a dip, spread and pasta sauce.
Grilled Shrimp Skewers with Mini Spinach Salads
Fresh summer greens are a delicate bed for succulent spicy seasoned Caribbean shrimp.
Gingered Buffalo Burgers with Jicama
Diced jicama adds crunch inside the burger and, when combined with lime juice, red pepper and cilantro, a bright note atop the burger.
This streusel-topped version, light on molasses and heavy on spice, has a moist, almost coffeecake-like texture and a delicate crumb.
Classic Hot-Water Gingerbread
This quick gingerbread cake features a sweet and tangy Lemon-Orange Sauce.
Corn and Tomato Salad with Lemon Dressing
A tart lemony vinaigrette brings out the crisp bite of fresh veggies in this toothsome salad.