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Easy-To-Pack Picks for A Summer Picnic Brunch

Itching to get out for brunch this summer? Rather than wait in a restaurant line, take your own dishes out for an easy-to-pack spread at the park or other picnic spots. Pick and choose between these familiar favorites that travel well, plus some fancy treats.

Go Classic

You've seen these all before, and with good reason. It's hard to beat bacon-y beans, fresh fruit skewers, pickled eggs, and desserts that make good use of summer zucchini.



Go Classy

Tea sandwiches are especially good to lend your brunch a touch of elegance. (Check out these awesome tips for a full-on tea party brunch.)

Call on Chef John

You can't go wrong with a Chef John recipe, including these picnic picks:

Got your menu set? Check out our Picnic Kit next to gather everything you'll need for your outing, plus this advice on How To Pack a Cooler.

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About Rebekah Denn

Rebekah Denn, winner of two James Beard awards for food writing, wakes up thinking about breakfast and goes to bed remembering dinner. She is the curator of the "Edible City" exhibit at Seattle's Museum of History and Industry, and cooks at home with her omnivorous husband and three vegetarian children.