When the signs of spring start making their appearances, the urge to eat outdoors is never too far behind! There’s nothing better than enjoying a delicious picnic lunch when Spring is showing off with warm breezes, blooming flowers and blue skies. This Spring, take your picnic sandwich-making skill to the next level with a new tasty vegetarian option or a fresh take on an old favorite sandwich stack—all with your favorite Inked Bread, of course. 

Vegetarian Picnic Sandwiches

Pack a Creamy & Crunchy Chickpea Sunflower Salad Sandwich

Want a hearty vegetarian sandwich that packs plenty of protein? Check out this Chickpea Sunflower Salad Sandwich recipe. Trusty chickpeas mingle with crunchy sunflower seeds and fresh dill, layered between Agave Super Seeds bread—seriously. Try it. 

Skip the Meat with a BBQ Jackfruit Sandwich

Looking for that satisfying flavor of a BBQ sandwich but wanting to skip the meat? Try a BBQ Jackfruit Sandwich. Jeanine and Jack at Love and Lemons include a crisp cabbage slaw recipe that tops the BBQ jackfruit sandwich perfectly. Add some pickles and you’ve got a saucy, vegetarian BBQ sandwich standby.

Sweet and Savory Picnic Sandwiches 

Make Grilled Nutella and Banana Sandwiches for Savory/Sweet Sandwich Bliss

Is it lunch? Is it dessert? You make the call with this Grilled Nutella and Banana Recipe. It’s a super special, slightly sweet picnic sandwich option that could be the perfect addition to your picnic menu.  Pick up a loaf of Honey Whole Wheat Inked Bread, a jar of Nutella, and a bunch of bananas and you’re all set. 

Make it Extra with a Grilled Almond Butter, Dark Chocolate and Pomegranate Sandwich

Almond Butter. Dark Chocolate. Pomegranate. Sandwich. Yes, we said it. Another way to say it is “bliss between bread.” Give this Grilled Almond Butter, Dark Chocolate, and Pomegranate Sandwich recipe a spin with Inked Bread’s Mighty Multigrain. You won’t be sorry.    

Triple Decker PBJ Tea Sandwiches

Take a classic peanut butter and jelly sandwich and make it fancy with Triple Decker PBJ Tea Sandwiches. Three slices of Great White Bread, double the goodness of your favorite nut butter and a jam, cut daintily into crust-free triangles? This picnic just leveled up.

Favorite Picnic Sandwiches with a New Twist

BLT, but Make it Lobster

Of course, a bacon, lettuce, and tomato sandwich is good. But a bacon, lettuce, and lobster sandwich? Next level. Give your BLT a major upgrade with this Lobster BLT Sandwich recipe. We’re thinking this would be perfect on toasted Rosie’s San Francisco Bay Sourdough

Practice AAA— Always Add Avocado

As loyal west coasters, we love the avocado big. Want to give that fresh deli turkey sandwich something extra delicious? Add avocado. Making a breakfast sandwich with eggs and bacon? Add avocado. In fact, stack some fresh, ripe avocado slices with tomato, lettuce, and your favorite sandwich toppings, and you’ve got a tasty picnic sandwich right there. 

Make this Spring picnic season your best yet with these seven recipes! And, as always, if you make a magnificent sandwich and want to show the world, tag us with #thatsmybread.