Summer is officially here in the UK which means picnic season is upon us. Whether it’s a friend gathering in the park, a family meet-up in the garden or you fancy a solo stroll and picnic hamper, here are a few of our favourites to make your next picnic delicious. From meat-free alternatives to refreshing drinks, tasty snacks and more.
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Perfect World Ice Cream Raspberry Ripple - £4.89
The world's first healthy premium ice cream with no added sugar, no dairy, and real health and nutrition benefits! Just like the original classic, Perfect World Raspberry Ripple Ice Cream contais a tangy raspberry sauce, swirled into a creamy vanilla ice cream. Unlike the original, it only contains 4.8g of sugar in the whole tub!
Dandies Vegan Marshmallows - £3.99
Finally, a better marshmallow! No gelatin, no artificial colours or flavours, no corn syrup, kosher, gluten-free and plant-based! Dandies® Light and Fluffy Marshmallows are perfect for snacking straight out of the bag at picnics and BBQs!
Higgidy Spinach & Red Pepper Quiche - £4
Seeded spelt shortcrust pastry with spinach and sautéed onion, a hint of nutmeg and a free range egg filling, hand-topped with Greek feta and roasted red peppers.
Pep & Lekker Apple & Cinnamon Seed Snacks
At last, a wonderful alternative to sweet treats, for all the family. Seed Snacks have no immediate peers when you consider that they sit intriguingly between an indulgent cracker and a moreish crisp. The apple and cinnamon combination delivers a natural sweetness without the sugar load of other sweet snacks. Perfect any time of day.
Proper Sweet Sriracha Chilli Crisps - £15 for 8 x 85g chips
If you like your spice, snack on this. Fiery cayenne pepper with a punchy, chilli kick. All wrapped up in a mighty lentil chip. Vegan, gluten-free and made using all-natural seasonings.
Meatless Farm Plant-Based Sausage Roll - £1.50
Lovingly made from plants, this plant-based sausage roll contains a meat-gree sausage-style filling - made with seasoned pea protein in puff pastry.
Squeaky Bean Supercharged Garlic, Spicy Firecracker and Smooth Avocado dips
Squeaky Bean's new vegan dips are created to a moreish vegan recipe that is perfect match for the classics such as crudites, chips, crisps and pizza. Their smooth, creamy consistency is great for spreading too, taking burgers, sandwiches and wraps from ‘average’ to ‘awesome’ in seconds.
Humanitea Matcha Oat Milk Green Tea Latte – £30 (for 12)
A refreshing Chilled Canned Latte, brewed with premium Japanese Matcha and creamy Oat Milk, offers natural energy without a caffeine crash. Enjoy! We love you so very matcha!
Sipful Peach Bellini - £14.95
A take on the classic Peach Bellini which places an emphasis on authenticity and balance of exceptional flavours. Sipful canned cocktails are expertly mixed using our carefully selected bubbly, Organic Spanish white wine with our all natural 100% real peach juice. Sweet and juicy, sunshine in a can.
Drink NICE Pale Rose - £20 for 6 cans
Wine for whenever - organic, vegan and packaged in 100% recyclable cans! NICE is your wing-wine when you’re out. Your chill-wine after work. Your lazy wine, your dinner wine, your catch-up wine whenever.