Summer is here and even though people are still being cautious, they are getting outside, enjoying a return to nature, creating their own special events and socially-distanced celebrations. The deep connection consumers have to their favorite restaurants is more important now than ever before. It’s the perfect time for your restaurant to offer curbside catering and to-go meal kits for families to enjoy all summer long. To satisfy consumers pent-up desires, our culinary team has created on-trend summer appetizer, salad, entree, dessert and beverage meal-kit recipes to help you offer consumers great menu options, celebrate special occasions, and enjoy summer picnics.

After social distancing inside for so long, people are ready to enjoy some of that summer sun and get outside. Quality time matters to people more than ever. Although, picnicking is typically all about the food, many consumers are also loving the idea of spending time with the people who matter most. Having a picnic is a great way for them to get outdoors with a few friends and just enjoy the time together safely.

Some foods are just made for summer picnics! The best foods to pack in a picnic basket are things that are easy to eat, prepared ahead of time, and require minimal setup. That’s why these easy to make, and sure to satisfy, picnic friendly meal kit recipes will make any summer day a fond memory. Don’t forget to include the silverware so picnic-goers can help themselves to your delicious prepared picnic meal. So whether it’s at a park, a beach, or right in their backyard, encourage consumers to roll out their picnic blanket and have a seat—it’s time to get their alfresco dining on.

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