4 ways to a perfect picnic

30 Sep 2016

Excited about the impending hours of endless sunshine? Us too! Make the most of Perth’s stunning spring weather with these four great picnic hamper ideas.

Why spend hours prepping and packing for your next picnic when we can do it for you? Having delivered hundreds of hampers to Perth picnickers, we know exactly what it takes to curate the perfect spread. Designed to share between two, our hampers even come with disposable cutlery – simply swing past the store and you’re all set.

 

Here are our top four…

 

For early risers

Like to start the day on the right foot? Grab a mate and make the most of your spring mornings with our Breakfast Picnic ($70) including:

  • Herb and potato rosti topped with smoked salmon and cream cheese
  • Bacon, spinach and tomato breakfast tarts
  • Croissants with jam and butter
  • Seasonal fruit salad
  • Pressed Daily cold pressed juice OR 2 x medium coffee
  • Muffins of the day

 

For long lunches

A secret picnic spot, excellent company and nothing to do but bask in the sunshine – if this sounds like your ideal weekend afternoon, our Summer Romance hamper ($80) is for you. Inside you’ll find:

  • Marinated artisan olive mix
  • Hummus with fresh baguette
  • Selection of charcuterie
  • Macadamia dukkah crusted chicken tenders with zesty aioli
  • Rocket, roasted pumpkin, candied walnut and goats cheese
  • Australian double cream brie with wafer thins
  • Dessert bites
  • VOSS mineral water

 

For a romantic rendezvous

To really impress, plan a date in the great outdoors with our Love is in the Air hamper ($110). All that’s missing is the chilled champagne. More than enough for two people, it includes:

  • Marinated artisan olive mix
  • Poach pear chicken pate & fresh baguette
  • Prosciutto wrapped grissini
  • Mini parmesan arancini
  • Mini herb and potato rosti topped with pancetta and brie
  • Pomegranate free range chicken tenders
  • 2 fresh salads of the day
  • Dessert bites
  • Buche d’Affinios, muscatels and wafer thins
  • VOSS mineral water

 

For larger groups

For parties of more than two people, our Group Picnic hamper is ideal. Priced at $45 a head for three or more it includes:

  • San Danielle prosciutto wrapped grissini sticks
  • Mild Casalingo salami, cumquat glazed ham off the bone, salted bresaola
  • Sundried tomatoes, marinated artisan olive mix
  • Dip with lavosh
  • Cheeseboard selection
  • Finger food selection of parmesan arancini, sundried tomato and fetta stuffed mushrooms, beef meatballs with tomato glaze
  • Sliced fresh baguette with butter portions
  • Fresh fruit selection
  • Sweet treats
  • VOSS water
  • 2 x cooler bags
  • 1 x hessian bag
  • Cutlery, plates, cups

(A minimum 48 hours’ notice is needed.)

 

Got something else in mind? Speak to our friendly staff in-store to discuss your picnic hamper needs.