Donate Now

Having a picnic? Here are some ideas to make your next picnic extra delicious. Whatever dish you’re looking for, we’re sure we with have the perfect recipe for you!

Prepare Peach Toasts for a Simple Summer Appetizer

Prepare Peach Toasts for a Simple Summer Appetizer

Cover bread slices with whipped goat cheese spread, prosciutto, grilled peaches and basil.

Make No-Mayo Potato Salad with Bacon

Make No-Mayo Potato Salad with Bacon

You don't need to drench this Springtime side dish in mayo for it to be good!

Why We Drink Mint Juleps at the Kentucky Derby

Why We Drink Mint Juleps at the Kentucky Derby

Nearly 120,000 juleps are sold at Churchill Downs over the two-day race period.

Prepare a Plate of Arroz Amarillo

Prepare a Plate of Arroz Amarillo

Make this vibrant yellow rice by using turmeric and saffron for a savory side dish.

Welcome Spring with Rhubarb Curd

Welcome Spring with Rhubarb Curd

The rhubarb season has arrived, and this curd recipe is tart, thick, and sweet.

Prepare a Vegan Egg Salad Sandwich

Prepare a Vegan Egg Salad Sandwich

Use tofu, vegan mayo and turmeric to simulate the taste, texture and color of eggs.

Make Fattoush Salad with Za'atar Pita Chips

Make Fattoush Salad with Za'atar Pita Chips

This healthy-eating choice can quickly become dinner by adding chicken.

How to Make Halva Chocolate Spread

How to Make Halva Chocolate Spread

Nutella fans will love this similar spread that you can make at home.

Make Dukkah for a Simple Spice Mixture

Make Dukkah for a Simple Spice Mixture

Dukkah is an Egyptian spice mixture typically made from hazelnuts, herbs and spices.

Bake a Batch of Vegan Oatmeal Cookies

Bake a Batch of Vegan Oatmeal Cookies

Make these healthy, gluten-free snacks that have no added sugar or fat.

Make Collard Green Wraps for a Healthy Lunch

Make Collard Green Wraps for a Healthy Lunch

This flexible meal features hummus, carrots, and avocado rolled in collard greens.

Take a Lesson from Dr. Seuss: Green Mac and Cheese

Take a Lesson from Dr. Seuss: Green Mac and Cheese

The rich cheesy sauce is made from edamame pureed with soy milk and nutritional yeast.

Bake Roasted Squash Cornbread

Bake Roasted Squash Cornbread

The squash provides a rich, golden color and a moist crumb to this Fall dish.

Make Salmon and Potato Salad

Make Salmon and Potato Salad

With big chunks of potatoes, lemon zest and scallions, this salad is a filling lunch idea.

Saute Corn with Bacon Vinaigrette

Saute Corn with Bacon Vinaigrette

For a simple dish, caramelize shallots in bacon fat then saute the corn in it.

Add Kamut to Hearty Cabbage Salad

Add Kamut to Hearty Cabbage Salad

This dinner salad recipe is refreshing, light and filling all at the same time.

Dunk Sweet Potato Fries in Chipotle Mayo

Dunk Sweet Potato Fries in Chipotle Mayo

Learn how to perfectly fry your sweet potatoes into a finger licking dish.

Bake Zucchini Cheddar Hand Pies

Bake Zucchini Cheddar Hand Pies

These hand pies are cheesy and gooey with a light, flaky dough

Make Your Own Buttermilk Ranch Dressing

Make Your Own Buttermilk Ranch Dressing

Good salad dressing doesn't need all the ingredients listed on the back of the bottle.

Make Cucumber Dill Yogurt Salad

Make Cucumber Dill Yogurt Salad

This healthy, refreshing salad is the perfect go-to when you need a quick and easy meal!

Have You Ever Tried Edible Flowers?

Have You Ever Tried Edible Flowers?

Every part of a daylily flower is edible, and you can deep fry them into a fritter recipe.

Indulge in Strawberries and Cream Popsicles

Indulge in Strawberries and Cream Popsicles

One of the great flavor combinations - strawberries and cream make a frozen treat.

Try Garlic Edamame for an Irresistible Snack

Try Garlic Edamame for an Irresistible Snack

This garlicky variation on classic Japanese edamame will leave you licking your fingers.

German Potato Salad: A Flavorful Side Dish

German Potato Salad: A Flavorful Side Dish

For those who shy away from mayo, the German version of potato salad is for you.

Make Spring Onions and Gruyere Pizza from Scratch

Make Spring Onions and Gruyere Pizza from Scratch

The Gruyere imparts a nutty flavor on the homemade dough for a simple meal.

Refresh Yourself with Watermelon Agua Fresca

Refresh Yourself with Watermelon Agua Fresca

For an easy drink, blend up watermelon for a perfect Summer treat in minutes.

Try a Microwaved Radicchio Salad

Try a Microwaved Radicchio Salad

Can a salad be seductive? It can when it's a warm, jewel-toned radicchio salad.

Make Curry Chicken Salad for a Summer Side Dish

Make Curry Chicken Salad for a Summer Side Dish

The curry permeates the chicken for a moist and flavorful dish.

Make Your Own Brioche Burger Buns

Make Your Own Brioche Burger Buns

These buns are rich, moist, and durable enough to hold up to a big, fat, juicy burger.

Kick Back with Spicy Pancetta Pizza

Kick Back with Spicy Pancetta Pizza

Combine gooey Camembert and peppery arugula for a pizza perfect for warmer months.

Make Mom Grapefruit Popsicles with Edible Flowers

Make Mom Grapefruit Popsicles with Edible Flowers

Edible flowers are a great garnish and look beautiful in this Mother's Day treat!

Pair Cold Horchata with a Helping of Tacos

Pair Cold Horchata with a Helping of Tacos

Cool off with this Mexican beverage topped with loads of cinnamon.

Make a Spring Radish Salad

Make a Spring Radish Salad

This refreshing side salad is quick and easy to prepare, and add color to your plate.

Serve Spinach and Artichoke Dip on Game Day

Serve Spinach and Artichoke Dip on Game Day

Melt this cheese dip with hot sauce and red pepper flakes for a touch of added heat.

Keep it Simple with a Steak Sandwich

Keep it Simple with a Steak Sandwich

Add roasted tomatoes and rustic, country bread for an easy lunch to fill you up.

Go No-Mayo on Your Coleslaw Recipe

Go No-Mayo on Your Coleslaw Recipe

Try this healthier version with lemon and honey for extra flavor in your side dish.

Host a Vegan Picnic with Our Healthy Menu

Host a Vegan Picnic with Our Healthy Menu

When you focus on foods that travel well, you will even please omnivore friends.

Discover the History of Sandwiches

Discover the History of Sandwiches

You know you have a favorite one, but where did sandwiches originate?

Slice Up Red Cabbage for a Slaw Side Dish

Slice Up Red Cabbage for a Slaw Side Dish

This simple little salad is a great way to add a little crunch and zest to sandwiches!

Chickpea Salad Will Get You Ready for Picnic Season

Chickpea Salad Will Get You Ready for Picnic Season

Enjoy this lighter, portable salads for beach and forest picnics for a refreshing dish.

Make the Perfect Egg Salad Sandwich

Make the Perfect Egg Salad Sandwich

Not only is this sandwich visually appealing, but it is also so tasty and simple to make.

Toss Avocado into Your Turkey Burrito

Toss Avocado into Your Turkey Burrito

Avocado burritos make an easy weeknight meal or even a filling breakfast idea.

        

Providing Support for PBS SoCaL