Dec 5, 2023By: Ayush Mehrotra and Shagun Chaudhary
A warm, comforting soup is a winter picnic essential. Opt for classics like tomato basil, butternut squash, or chicken noodle soup. Pour them into insulated thermos flasks to keep them piping hot.
Create a sophisticated cheese platter with a variety of cheeses, crackers, and slices of seasonal fruits like apples, pears, or grapes. Add some nuts or dried fruits for extra flavor.
Roast a medley of winter vegetables like carrots, Brussels sprouts, and sweet potatoes. Toss them with a balsamic vinaigrette and top with feta or goat cheese for a satisfying salad.
Don’t forget the beverages! Whip up a batch of creamy hot chocolate and pour it into a thermos. Add marshmallows or a hint of cinnamon for a cozy touch.
Pack an assortment of baked goods like flaky pastries, muffins, or scones. These treats are perfect for nibbling on throughout your picnic.
Prepare stuffed peppers or mushrooms filled with delicious mixtures like quinoa and vegetables or sausage and cheese. They're hearty and easy to eat on the go.
For a healthier snack option, bake kale leaves until they're crispy. Season with salt, pepper, or a sprinkle of parmesan for an addictive crunch.
Indulge in desserts that survive the cold, like chocolate-dipped strawberries, shortbread cookies, or a classic apple crumble. Pack them securely to prevent any mishaps.