Pack it up: 58 great summer picnic recipes

Pack it up: 58 great summer picnic recipes

The weather's great and summer is beckoning — so get outdoors already. We've picked out 58 of our favorite picnic recipes, ready to pack, whether you're planning an afternoon at the beach, a day trip, an evening at the Hollywood Bowl or maybe just hanging out in somebody's backyard with a keg. (See: Fourth of July.) Tempting dips and snacks, fresh salads, creative mains and great dessert ideas. And a few dozen other suggestions, including this recipe for buttermilk fried chicken. Have a stack of napkins ready when your guests tackle this one; it's a picnic classic. BUTTERMILK FRIED CHICKEN Total time: 55 minutes, plus overnight brining and drying...