Monthly Archives: May 2000

Chickpea Sandwich Spread

This easy preparation is especially tasty when spread on hearty whole-grain rye bread, but it’s great spread on wedges of fresh pita bread, too. This has long been one of my favorite sandwich spreads to take on picnics. Or ditch the bread and just serve a scoop on a nice green salad (this goes especially […]

Corn Relish Salad

Here’s a pretty salad that’s especially good made with fresh corn.

Herbed Potato Salad

A summer classic, this tasty potato salad is a welcome addition to picnics and barbecues.

Picnic Pleasures

A great part of the fun of going on picnics is choosing a lovely outdoor venue. A hike at a nature preserve is sure to whet the appetite. For families with young children, an ideal spot for a casual picnic with little ones is a community park, combined with a visit to a great playground. […]