Safe Picnics and Lunches
Barbara Willenberg, Former Associate State Nutrition Specialist
Jo Britt-Rankin, State Nutrition Specialist
The Best Choice
1. If you can't keep a sandwich cold until lunch time you should take:
|Tuna Salad||Peanut Butter/Jelly||Roast Beef|
|2. The safest pie to take to potluck dinner is a:|
|Custard Pie||Lemon Meringue Pie||Apple Pie|
|3. If you want to serve hamburger at your picnic, it's best to:|
|Keep them frozen and on ice until it is time to grill them.|
|Cook them at home and keep them warm until it is time to eat.|
|Buy them at a fast food restaurant and keep them in the car until it is time to eat.|
(Keep cold or hot. Don't leave at room temperature for more than two hours.)
*These should be refrigerated after 3-4 hours.
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Last Updated 10/25/2007