Picnic in the Park

Picnic in the Park

In the fast moving world people wants to get away temporarily from the hustle bustle of the busy life. Picnic is definitely the best way to move away and enjoy the fancies and superfluities of life. Picnic in Australia can be enjoyed in weekend when families and friends get together to enjoy their life. Here picnics are enjoyed mostly in local parks where children play and spend their days with their loved ones. Picnics are a worry free time of the day.

park-perfect-for-picnicPicnic can turn into a fun activity with proper planning. The idea of picnic is related to lazy luxury which can be enjoyed more with delicious food. Picnic cooking is different from home cooking, and it requires good preparation.
Enjoying a picnic in a sunny day will requires right kind of food. Picnic foods include sandwiches, snacks, fruits and desserts. These are delicious, easy to make and healthy.

Cooking in picnic can be fun, with the help of good preparation from home.
Foods that can be cooked in picnic include fried beef steak, grilled beef, potato salad and pie. Preparing picnic food requires playing with aromas and flavors. Picnics are the occasion when healthy and good eating habits are inculcated in children. The food which can be made in picnic includes appetizers and sandwiches.

Cooking vegetables and meat on barbeque is also a fun activity; it provides the advantage of serving freshly grilled meats and vegetables. The grilled meat is tender with intense flavor. It can be served with freshly prepared dips or barbeque sauce. If you don’t like the idea of cooking in picnic you can take food from home like sandwiches, fruit, desserts, fruit juices and appetizers.

Each and every details of the picnic should be planned in advance to make it more fun. The selection of picnic food should be such that it is easily cooked, easy to digest, nutritious and delicious which will make the picnic more enjoyable.

Lamb Chops

lamb_cutletsAustralian lamb chops are famous all around the world. It is a well known fact that Australians make great lamb chops. Here is a recipe that will tell you the secret.


Jelly or Currant Jam – 2 tablespoon.
Ketchup – 2 tablespoon.
Soy Sauce – 2 tablespoon.
Honey or Brown sugar – 2 tablespoon.
Worcestershire Sauce – 2 tablespoon.
Dry Mustard – 1 tablespoon.
Lamb Lion chops, that are trimmed and cut into pieces 1 inch thick – 12 pieces.
Near to half-inch thick slices of pine apple – 6 slices.

Method of preparation:

Take a bowl and mix in it soy sauce, mustard, ketchup, brown sugar, Worcestershire sauce and currant jam. After placing the lamb
chops in a large plastic bag that is resealable, pour marinade over them. After this close the bag and allow it to marinate for 15
minutes in the refrigerator.

After removing Lamb from marinate, place them with pineapple slices in the centre of cooking grate. Grill pineapple until grill marks
appear and keep turning them halfway. Also, grill lamb chops and keep turning them halfway through grilling time. Serve these grilled
pineapple rings and lamb chops together. This recipe will make 6 servings.