Kate Krader (@kkrader on Twitter) is Food & Wine's restaurant editor. When she tells us where to get our grub on, we listen up.
Ignore all those back to school signs. It’s still summer. And except for the occasional hurricane, it’s still prime picnic season. You might be a very successful picnicker, might never have experienced a picnic disaster, but my colleagues in the Food & Wine test kitchen have learned the hard way the best things not to pack for a picnic.
Here are five of their top tips:
Think sandwich alternatives
Improve on fried chicken
Champagne is not a picnic wine
Picnics are not the place for your fancy margarita glasses
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