Tips For Meals And Snacks During Kosher Picnic
A picnic can make you feel great and amazing. It will let you rejuvenate and bring you closer to nature. A picnic is incomplete without tasty meals and crunchy snacks. Picnic during the Passover is normal. Nowadays, people prefer to celebrate the Passover out of their home at a beautiful destination. If you want to fly away this Passover, you should contact Passover programs operators. During the time of Passover, the weather is favorable, the sky is clear and blue, flowers are blooming and you can spend relaxing time under the sun. Here, in this blog post, we are going to describe some tips for delicious meals and snacks for the kosher picnic:
- Pay Attention To Food Safety
First of all, you should plan your picnic out of the temperature danger zone. If you are carrying perishable food with you, keep them chilled. Always keep in mind that you should choose less hot days so that you do not need to worry about spoiling food. Rather than looking for cute picnic baskets, you should consider purchasing a cooler & insulated bag. This bag will ensure that your food is safe for a long time. Also, you should look out for the right techniques to pack the food. Right packing will ensure delicious taste for a long time.
Bread is a good idea for a kosher picnic. It is a non-perishable item and you can use it to eat all sorts of food such as dips and spreads. Moreover, the bread is perfect for sharing purposes. You can make easy Israeli pita bread, French baguette (Pareve), and many more recipes by using bread.
- Spreads and Dips
Looking for an instant picnic meal, you should consider adding a spread or two on the bread. It is one of the super delicious and instant picnic meals. You can take packed hummus from the supermarkets. You can easily find the kosher version of hummus. You should purchase it and enjoy it during your kosher picnic. It is a good idea to make your own spreads and dips such as classic Israeli hummus (Pareve), Moroccan tomato and pepper salad, eggplant vegetarian chopped liver (Pareve), and pea and walnut pesto (Dairy.
- Pasta Salad
You should carry lots of pasta salad in your cooler box. The Pasta salad will do double duty as sides and meals. Always keep in mind that the mayo-based dressing is perishable as compared to a salad made up of veggies beans and vinaigrettes. If you want to carry tuna pasta salad, you should consider surrounding it with ice packs and an insulated container. You can try these few Pasta salad recipes: Barley and Roasted Vegetable Salad (Pareve), Farro Salad with Spice Roasted Chickpeas and Cauliflower (Pareve), Quinoa With Arugula, Butternut Squash and Citrus Vinaigrette (Pareve), etc.
- Sandwiches and Wraps
You can prepare the sandwiches in advance or you can also assemble them at the picnic place. Sandwiches are an all-time favorite and loved by everyone. If you are a picky eater, you should carry all the required items for a sandwich in different containers. At the picnic spot, you should assemble them all. Everyone on the picnic can easily prepare their own lunch. You can simplify various things by just bringing the cans of tuna or oil-packed sardines. It is recommended that you should consider purchasing those cans that have pull-up tops so that you do not need to bring an opener with you.
- Veggies and Fruit
Seasonal vegetables and fruits are a must for picnics. They Are delicious, hydrating, and colorful as well. Veggies and fruits are good for scooping up dips. One of the biggest advantages of carrying veggies and fruits is that they can be totally low key. You just need to rinse some nectarines, berries, plums; celery, carrots and you can enjoy them all during the Picnic. If you like something more elaborated then you should consider bringing roasted veggies. The roasted vegetables are good for DIY wraps and sandwiches. In addition to this, the fruit salad is a classic picnic dessert.
A picnic without dessert is not complete. Therefore, it is recommended that you should showcase seasonal fruits in a cake or pie. Also, you can stick to the delicious brownies and cookies. If you do not have time to prepare desserts, you can simply choose high quality dark chocolates.