Food·Updated on Jul 22, 2020. Posted on May 9, 201523 Easy Picnic Recipes That Everybody Will LoveAll of these dishes play nicely with blankets and sunshine.by Christine ByrneBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Alice Mongkongllite / BuzzFeed 1. Hasselback Tomato Caprese tablespoon.com Recipe here. 2. Cream Cheese Chocolate Chip Cookies averiecooks.com Recipe here. 3. Melon and Prosciutto Skewers simply-delicious-food.com Recipe here. 4. Caprese Sandwiches with Parsley Pesto jessicainthekitchen.com Recipe here. 5. Pomodoro Fresco Pasta Salad theparsleythief.com YES. Recipe here. 6. Quinoa Salad with Asparagus, Avocado, and Lemon-Basil Dressing twopeasandtheirpod.com Recipe here. 7. Berry Cantaloupe Salad damndelicious.net Fruit salads can be sort of sad, but this one is cheerful, delicious, and lacking fruits that will get soft/brown/soggy/icky if they sit around for too long. Recipe here. 8. Tomato Cucumber Salad with Olives and Feta fivehearthome.com Recipe here. 9. Antipasto Skewers livelovepasta.com Recipe here. 10. Chocolate-Filled Strawberries lilyshop.com This way, they won't melt all over your hands. Recipe here. 11. Healthy Strawberry Oat Squares sallysbakingaddiction.com It's not a party without dessert. Recipe here. 12. Texas Style New Potato Salad shewearsmanyhats.com No mayonnaise, but plenty of bacon to make up for it! Recipe here. 13. Israeli Couscous Salad with Smoked Paprika, Tomatoes, and Mozzarella ahintofhoney.com Recipe here. 14. Green Goddess Hummus Sandwiches cookieandkate.com No cold cuts necessary. Recipe here. 15. Grilled Garlic Zucchini natashaskitchen.com I know this isn't inherently picnic food, but HEAR ME OUT: Grilled zucchini is quick, can be made ahead of time and refrigerated, and tastes better at room temperature when it' been sitting for a while, marinating in its own grill-flavored juices. Recipe here. 16. Chicken Salad with Pickled Grapes and Celery Leaves Ashley Rodriguez / food52.com Classic picnic comfort, with a special little twist. Recipe here. 17. Avocado Cucumber Salad smittenkitchen.com Better than guacamole because 1) you can eat it straight-up without getting weird looks and 2) mayonnaise. Recipe here. 18. Caesar Pasta Salad spicysouthernkitchen.com All pasta salads should be served with croutons. Recipe here. 19. Chicken Pesto Sandwich damndelicious.net There's a recipe for awesome homemade pesto, but you could totally use storebought. Recipe here. 20. Kale, Bacon, and White Bean Salad whiteonricecouple.com You can serve this dish warm or at room temperature, but don't serve it refrigerator-cold — the bacon fat will solidify and although it'll still be BACON FAT, it'll be less delicious. Recipe here. 21. Blueberry Brownies hummingbirdhigh.com 'Tis (ALMOST) the season! Recipe here. 22. Roasted Corn and Poblano Salad with Lime Vinaigrette asweetsimplelife.com Recipe here. 23. Spicy Marinated Tomatoes kokocooks.com Recipe here. Want amazing recipes in your inbox twice a week? Sign up for the BuzzFeed Food newsletter!