Simple Country-Inspired Picnic Ideas


The season for fun outdoor activities is officially upon us. With the blossoming flowers of Spring comes the need to venture out and soak up some healthy sunshine. What better way to do that than to get a few friends and family together and plan a picnic in an idyllic little spot to laze, swim, and eat the day away? 

Before you go typing out that message on your Whatsapp group, Stork has put together a few recipes that are easy and quick to prepare, not to mention perfect for a day away from home. 

Simple, tasty, country-inspired picnic recipes 

  • The Mielie Bread recipe is not only easy to prepare but delicious to eat. Prepared in 45 minutes, this is one country-inspired recipe that will go well with your choice of gravy for the day. The delicious mielie bread is made with eggs, paprika, warm milk, and Stork Baking Margarine, to name but a few of the condiments. 
  • A sweet, tasty, and versatile treat to have at any picnic definitely has to be a loaf of banana bread. The Banana Bread recipe is a healthy treat and is made with ingredients like mashed ripened banana, eggs, milk, and Stork Baking Margarine. This delicious sweet treat can be enjoyed with cold custard or even a few scoops of creamy caramel and vanilla ice cream, perfect for a hot spring day picnic.  
  • Another quick, easy, and delicious country-inspired picnic recipe is none other than the much-loved Apple Crumble recipe. This country-inspired recipe will most certainly inspire even the fussiest of eaters with ingredients such as tinned roughly chopped apples, raisins, cinnamon, brown sugar, oats, and Stork Baking Margarine. This country-inspired recipe will most certainly inspire even the fussiest of eaters to give it a try!
  • A delicious savoury snack perfect for a picnic on a warm Spring day is the Sundried Tomato Parmesan and Oregano Scones. This recipe is ideal as a standalone snack with some Stork Butter Spread margarine to give it that added wholesome buttery goodness!

With the wholesome and creamy goodness of the Stork range, you can make delicious treats and mouth-watering meals for the whole family. Our Stork Country Spread can be enjoyed drizzled, melted, and spread on vegetables and bread and is as hearty as it is wholesome. Perfect for that long-awaited picnic day!