Picnic Desserts

5 Picnic Perfect Desserts

Summertime is picnic time and we’re bringing dessert to the blanket.

It’s a sunny Sunday afternoon and you’re heading to the park for a picnic with all your favorite people. You’ve got the sandwiches and the potato salad, but what’s for dessert?! We’ve narrowed down our favorites to the most picnic perfect treats—fun to make, easy to bring, and most satisfying to eat.

Now, this is how you picnic:

1. Double Peanut Butter Paisley Brownies

You can’t wrong with brownies in the basket. And you definitely can’t go wrong with these double peanut butter paisley brownies.

Double Peanut Butter Brownies

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2. Rich Chocolate Chip Toffee Bars

Rich in decadence, that is. Here’s a dessert that has it all—chopped nuts, toffee bits, and dark or semi-sweet chocolate chips—ultimate crowd pleaser.

Chocolate Chip Toffee Bars

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3. REESE’S Peanut Butter Cup Mini Filled Brownies

There’s something about putting mini peanut butter cups in a brownie that makes such a classic dessert so much more exciting. REESE’S lovers will thank you.

Mini Brownies

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4. Chocolate Yogurt Granola Bowl with Cherry Compote

Dip your spoon into this: A bowl of chocolate, cherry, granola goodness. A picnic treat you’ll want in all your pics. #HappyPicnicking

Granola with Cherry Compote

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5. Chocolate Avocado Mousse

Okay, now this might seem like a surprising choice, but these little mousse cups will be the highlight of your picnic. The avocado gives it an extra silky texture that all mousse should live up to.

Chocolate Avocado Mousse

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