Whether you are an all-out vegan or have just begun dipping your toes in a plant-based lifestyle, give these tempting vegan recipes a try next time you head to the great outdoors. These simple but flavorful dishes are some of the best vegan foods to bring along on a picnic because they are easy to pack and can be enjoyed at room temperature. Whether you are heading out for a relaxing beach outing or a fun day at the park, you'll love snacking on these delightful vegan picnic foods.
Wild Mushroom Terrine
If you can only fit one food in your picnic basket be sure it's this Mediterranean-inspired wild mushroom terrine (pictured above). It's easy to make, delicious and heavenly when spread on crackers on baguette.
Chinese Vegan Pancakes
These scallion-studded Chinese pancakes are a lovely vegan treat to serve at your next picnic. Don't forget to pack a little soy sauce for dipping.
Southwestern Rice Salad
This hearty protein-packed salad is one of the best vegan foods to pack for a picnic. It's colorful, laced with spice and full of flavoruful veggies like corn, peppers and tomatoes.
Every picnic needs a little something sweet so whip up a batch of these scrumptious vegan cookies. Flavored with cocoa powder and orange zest, these cookies are the perfect indulgence.