Picnic essentials to spread the love

Make a WOW-worthy platter


What is a good recipe for an epic picnic at the park?

1. Good mates

2. Good music, and  

3. Good food of course!


Here are some inspirations to get your creative, flavoursome, shareable platters to take along to your next picnic date.


Believe it or not, you don't need to be a visionary to create a memorable charcuterie board, and same applies to all sharing platters! Breaking up your board into categories then choosing the ingredients is the most important step to making a platter to impress your friends and family. 


Some ingredients you may want to consider include:

> Cold meats: Proscutto, Jamon, Salami
> Cheese
> Cracker
> Jam
> Bread
> Pickles
> Fruit
> Honeybomb
> Hummus
> Nuts
> Seafood
> Sweets


Take turns creating your favourite Fruicuterie, Spanish Tapas or the Burrata Cheese board and book in the next picnic date! 



Meet Maddie from I am Board, showing us how you can create a beautiful spread at home! 




Bakers Delight
Ground Level, Coles Mall - 03 9370 0373
DeMaria's Fruit & Veg
Ground Level, Coles Mall - 03 9326 0082
Mothers' Pantry
Ground Level, Coles Mall - 03 9375 7276
Moonee Ponds Seafood
Ground Level, Coles Mall - 0406 398 889
Ground Level, Coles Mall - 03 9375 2398
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Coles Supermarket
Ground Level, Coles Mall - 03 7024 9300
Ground Level, Coles Mall - 03 7024 9380
Porters Liquor
Ground Level, Coles Mall - 03 9375 4736