Picnic Worthy Bakes
Here are all my current picnic worthy bakes, for anytime you want to enjoy some home baked sweet and savoury snacks & finger foods, on the go. All suitable for beginner bakers.
For 2023, June 18th is International Picnic Day & Picnic Week is 17th – 25th June for the UK. But if the weather is nice, why not have a picnic any day? So here’s some of my recipes, that I think suitable hand foods for a picnic or even parties and big gatherings. All recipes with step-by-step photos and thorough instructions that you can understand.
90 Minute Burger Buns
If you want to make fresh rolls or burger buns, but don’t have the time for the usual 3 – 4 hours for normal yeast-based recipes, you should try this recipe for 90 Minute Burger Buns. Thorough instructions, measurements in grams, ounces & cups, and they taste great too!
Here are some more of my quicker yeast-based recipes:
Quicker Tear-&-Share Dinner Rolls
Great for a sandwich too
Quick Cheese Puff Pastry Swirls
Here’s my simple recipe for making Quick Cheese Puff Swirls, using shop-bought puff pastry, white cheese & dill. A perfect, quick bake, great for entertaining & sure to please your guests. Easy to transport and as a hand-food.
Cheese Pastry Twists
Here’s my quick & simple recipe for making Cheese Pastry Twists, using shop-bought puff pastry. A perfect, quick bake, ideal for dipping & snacking on.
QUICKER ITALIAN BREADSTICK – A Recipe Review
Using a revolutionary new method for working with yeast dough, read my review. See my Savoury Lessons for more recipes.
TURKISH CHEESE BISCUITS – Tuzlu Kurabiye
My version of a very moreish savoury biscuit/cookie from Turkey, with some cheese in the dough.
Nadiya Hussain’s Potato Rösti Quiche – A Recipe Review
Read my review on an alternative to a pastry case for this cheese quiche. Can easily be made gluten free.
Classic Victoria Sandwich Cake
Jam filled Victoria Sandwich cake is also a nice light cake to enjoy in a picnic.
Individual Chocolate Tarts
Here’s my thoroughly indulgent, individual chocolate tarts, using shortcrust pastry. My sweet shortcrust recipe is all you need to know to be successful with pastry. Make day ahead and store in the fridge, and take on a picnic in a cool box.