Tasty Travel Series: Picnic Planning with Freezer Food



I’m not a food snob, I promise. I just enjoy good food even when I picnic. Here’s a an easy meal that my friend and I pulled off together. She brought the thawed marinated chicken and I brought the fixins’.

A glimpse of the food I packed…



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Green salad with strawberries and feta cheese.



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Frozen Naan (Indian flatbread). I batch cook one dozen on the stove top and freeze.



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Par-Cooked Sweet Potato Fries ready for Grilling (recipe coming this week)



2 ladies actually stopped by and asked us for a sample!

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Don’t forget the dessert-Freezer Ghirardelli chewy chocolate chip cookies (already baked)-I love that.

Ready to go inside our rolling cooler-the frozen items keep the salad cold.



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I almost forgot, I sweet talked my hubby to make homemade limeade since it’s his first day off work for the summer (he’s a teacher).

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Here’s how the meal comes together at the picnic ground. This is my friend’s thawed marinated chicken on the grill.



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We topped our green salad with the chicken and had a side of warmed naan wrapped in foil.

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The kiddos liked the sweet potato fries dipped in ketchup.



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And the little ones enjoyed the cookies for dessert. They didn’t have to sit at the table to enjoy.

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Picnics can be fun, easy and delicious with a little prior planning and freezer foods.

Have you ever used your freezer food for a picnic?



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