3 Ideas for Delightful Fall Picnics
By Melanie Heisinger
We’ve got three ideas for delightful picnic fare and the perfect place to fill your basket—in fact, two of them—Commodities Natural Market in Stowe and Winooski, Vermont, with our thanks to co-owner Audra Hughes for her suggestions.
The Paleo Picnic – for those who love to keep on moving, this basket is filled with satisfying foods to fuel your hike, biking trip, or whatever moves you.
La Quercia charcuterie
Vermont Smoke & Cure turkey jerky
Stowe Hollow local blueberries
Siggi’s grass-fed yogurts
Stowe Cider’s High and Dry Cider
La Dolce Vita Mediterranean Picnic – reputed for its heart-healthy properties, the Mediterranean-style diet is delectable. You’ll want to linger over this lunch!
Grab-and-go stuffed grape leaves and tabouleh
Knee Deep Farm heirloom cherry tomatoes
Sage Farm chèvre
Columna Albariño white wine
Vegan Dream Picnic – The choices are numerous and all delicious! You might take a little time to decide, but no matter what you choose, you and your fellow picnickers will be satisfied. Enjoy!
Green Rabbit sunny flax bread
True North Nutty-No-Grainer granola
Pan’s vegan jerky
Miyoko’s Creamery double-cream chive vegan cheese
Mary’s gluten-free crackers
Blake Hill preserves
Teutonic’s pinot gris