Why walnuts make the perfect picnic partner
We love eating al fresco at this time of year, and that of course includes picnics.
For us picnics are so much more than just a few sandwiches and snacks. After all, no one wants a boring picnic. do they?
Luckily, California Walnuts are the perfect ingredient to elevate your outdoor feast to something truly special.
We’ve developed a great selection of sweet and savoury picnic treats to enjoy with friends and family – each one using California Walnuts. Don’t worry though, you don’t have to be a culinary expert to rustle theses ones up as they’re all super simple to make.
Cheese, Leek & California Walnut Flapjacks
Flapjacks make for great picnic foods. That’s why we’ve included two very different ones. First up, did you know flapjacks can be savoury? Try these Cheese, Leek & California Walnut Flapjacks – a great alternative to sandwiches or rolls.
Flourless Chocolate Orange California Walnut Flapjacks
Then satisfy your sweet tooth with these flourless Chocolate Orange California Walnut Flapjacks – just be careful on a hot day they may melt a little – so make sure to pack the wipes!
California Walnut & Cheese Tear ‘n Share Scones With Walnut Butter
Picnic food is all about sharing – and these California Walnut & Cheese Tear ‘n Share Scones With Walnut Butter have been developed for exactly that reason. Although we usually serve them warm, they’re just as good enjoyed cold too.
Gremolata, Walnut & Pepper Dip
A summer’s day isn’t complete without a dip! And if you can’t take a dip into a pool, then dive in (not literally of course) to our Gremolata, Walnut & Pepper Dip. The perfect partner for sliced veg.
California Walnut & Goats Cheese Palmiers
Finally, make sure to bring extra of these California Walnut & Goats Cheese Palmiers as we guarantee everyone will want to try them!
For more taste of summer recipes and picnic ideas head to our recipe page.