May 142014


Now that the warm weather has finally hit us, what better time is there to get outside and have a picnic?  Here is a list of 16 awesome picnic perfect sandwiches

1. Italian Pressed Picnic Sandwiches – Love to be in the Kitchen


2. Chicken Cordon Bleu Sandwich – Chef in Training

cordon bleu sandwich

3. Kalbi Flank Steak Sandwiches – Just Us Four


4.  Tortilla Roll Ups – Gator Mommy Reviews


5. Copycat Panera Tuna Salad Sandwich Recipe – Mom Foodie


6. Caprese Panini with Tomato Pesto Mozzarella – Domestic Superhero


7. The Downtowner Sandwich – Chef in Training


8.  Italian Pear Mortadella Oven Sandwiches – Anyonita Nibbles

pear mortadella

9. Chipotle Lobster and Avocado Wrap – Skinnytaste

lobster avocado

10.  Southwestern BLT – DIY Gourmet Sandwich – The Gunny Sack


11. Easy Leftover Turkey Pita – Kalyn’s Kitchen

turkey pita

12. Tyson Chicken Sandwich– Andrea’s Recipes

greek chicken

13. Ham & Cheese Pretzel Roll Sandwich – Amanda’s Cookin’

ham cheese

14. Chicken Sandwiches with Balsamic Glaze – Just Us Four

balsamic glaze

15. Peanut Butter & Jelly Pinwheels – Play Party Pin

pbj pinswheels

16. The Fresh Market’s California Veggie Sandwich – Peas and Crayons

peas carrots



  116 Responses to “16 Picnic Perfect Sandwiches”

  1. I would try 1,2,9,and 11 they look good and this post is perfect timing for picnic weather.

  2. There are so many great sandwiches here – I don’t even know where to start. I’m eyeing that copycat Panera tuna sandwich, though

  3. The chicken with balsamic glaze sounds delicious, but you can’t go wrong with a BLT! YUM!

  4. I will take one of each. Seriously all these look delicious and I totally pinned to try some new sandwiches. And I hope you will be linking this up with us tonight at the Pin It Hop, too!! 🙂

  5. You’ve got a whole Pinterest board here! They all look just that delicious. And hurrah it’s warm enough for a picnic!

  6. I love pita pockets! I am a huge fan of chicken salad sandwiches- but all the mayo makes for a rough picnic meal:(

  7. yummy sandwiches – #2 looks awesome! and # 9 🙂

  8. It won’t be long and we will have a picnic. These sandwiches look all very delicious. It makes me hungry by just looking at them.

  9. I love all of these. The Chipotle Lobster and Avocado Wrap is something that really grabs my taste interest!

  10. These sandwiches all look great. It would be hard to choose just one.

  11. They all look absolutely delicious AND fun!

  12. These all look so tasty. Now I am really hungry!

  13. I’m into toasted sammies right now. I’ll make the panini and melts!

  14. We will be spending a ton of time at the park this summer and these sandwiches will help break up the every day PB&J. Thanks!

  15. Great suggestions! I really love the wraps. We definitely need some picnics in our lives this summer!

  16. Yum these all look SO good! I love tortilla roll ups, I think they are fun and so tasty!

  17. My kids have already been asking to go on a picnic, this comes at a perfect time. Thanks for all the delicious ideas!!

  18. Our family LOVES sandwiches, especially in the warmer months. All of these look so good, I don’t know which one I’d like to try first!

  19. I’m telling you, I have got to stop looking at your posts before lunch time. My stomach just growled at that cordon bleu sandwich!

  20. Those all look amazing, but that Caprese Panini has my mouth watering!

  21. you just blew my mind with the ham and cheese pretzel roll! These all look so good. I wouldn’t know which one to make first!

  22. It’s a good thing I just ate because if not I’d be SUPER hungry after looking at all these fantastic sandwiches! I love how there are some rolls in here just to mix it up a bit 🙂

  23. Incredible list! Great recipes! I am not ready for lunch and trying to see if I can make any of these with what I’ve got!

  24. OH Lord, I so miss carbs. They all look so yummy. At this point in my diet I would kill for a PB&J … lol

  25. That tuna sandwich looks SO good right now. I wish it was on my plate!

  26. Awesome! My hubby is starting to pack his lunch every day and is getting sick of the same old lunch meat sandwiches. I will be pinning this for inspiration to shake up his lunches 🙂

  27. They all look amazing! I am hungry now.

  28. I am so not adventurous in the kitchen. Especially lunch. Some of those looked so delicious and totally doable.

  29. These all looks so good! I want to try the Kalbi Flank Steak Sandwiches tonight!

  30. I want to try the Chicken Cordon Bleu Sandwich. It looks so good!

  31. I’m pretty hungry right now and all of those sandwiches look so good. I would love to have the Italian Pressed Picnic Sandwich for a late lunch today.

  32. oooh yum! Great looking collection here- I will be making a lot of these! Thank yo!

  33. Oh my gosh, these all look so delicious! The panini would definitely be my choice. I love pesto in sandwiches.

  34. Every single one of them looks inviting. I do like the idea of the pear one especially.

  35. Wow! They all look so great I can’t decide which I like best…I’m thinking the Chicken Cordon Bleu….or the downtowner! Lol, too hard to choose.

  36. All of these look delicious! Great list 🙂

  37. These look really good! I love a good sandwich! I could eat them ever day!

  38. I literally drooled when I saw the chipotle lobster and avocado one. but really they all look so yummy. We are big fans of tortilla wraps for picnics – especially peanut butter, nutella and banana. they are just easy to make and carry.

  39. My son and I love sandwiches with lots of veggies! These look so delicious. Thanks for the inspiration!

  40. I just ate lunch but the Caprese Panini with Tomato Pesto Mozzarella looks AMAZING!!!!!!

  41. I love a good sandwich. That chicken cordon bleu sandwich looks amazing!

  42. All of these look absolutely delicious. Especially that last veggie sandwich!

  43. This is a great round up! I love more than one.

  44. I haven’t been on a picnic in the longest while. I remember how fun they were when the kids were little. These sandwiches look really good

  45. Oh my! They all look so good! I love Panera so I will try to make the copycat Panera tuna sandwich first! Thank you so much for sharing. Yum.

  46. They ALL Look So Delicious Especially The Panini!

  47. The Chicken Cordon Blue looks AMAZING!!! I’d eat just about all of these though! You have compiled a great list!

  48. OMg that made me so hungry. I want to start at the top and just eat my way down.

  49. Okay, not fair! Now I want a Caprese sandwich – it looks so yummy!

  50. I’m not sure where to start, they all look delicious! Great suggestions for a picnic.

  51. Adore!
    Some of those are absolutely stunning! Thanks for sharing.

  52. A chicken cordon bleu sandwich? Wow. Yes please!!

  53. I would love to try them all. My perfect picnic sandwich is a muffuletta.

  54. Ooooh Robin! These look fantastic! I’m definitely looking forward to summer picnics this year!

  55. There is nothing better than a good sandwich! These are all making me hungry!!

  56. Thanks for all the great ideas! I want those Italian Pressed Sandwiches!

  57. I opened this post and had to run to the kitchen for a sandwich…darn it!

  58. This is totally awesome and delicious sandwiches. I’d like to try sandwiches no. 4, 7, and 10. I think we’ll have a picnic this weekend and these sandwich ideas will be perfect for the day! 🙂

  59. That Caprese Panini looks soooo good! I wish I had one right now!

  60. I couldn’t stop thinking about these! This is my second time looking at this terrific list!

  61. I’m so hungry right now, and you’re not helping! =P Totally pinning for later, because all of these look delicious!!

  62. I love sandwiches. These all look so delicious! I really wanna try the Italian Pressed Picnic Sandwich and the Tortilla Roll ups! YUMMY!

  63. Those all sound delicious! Those easy leftover turkey pitas look amazing!

  64. We are huge fans of picnics! Those roll ups and pitas are calling my name!

  65. I am literally drooling!…all of them look super duper yummy..can’t wait to have our picnic soon…still drizzling and raining down here, though..hopefully the weather will improve soon :)..

  66. Awesome round up! I love sandwiches. Now I am hungry!

  67. Now I’m thinking about having a sandwich & it’s only 7:30 in the morning. Guess I could have a breakfast sandwich 🙂

  68. I will take a chicken sandwich with balsamic glaze please. I love the roundup!

  69. Those rollups looks delish! What a great list!

  70. Oh wow all of these look heavenly and perfect for a picnic!

  71. The tortilla roll ups look good. Great roundup!

  72. What a great roundup! Those some simply divine and I’m going to have to get to try a few of them. The kids would love them!

  73. yes, these are fantastic! I love that pretzel pinwheel!

  74. I have what could be called an unhealthy addiction to sandwiches and these sound delicious – I know what I need to try over the next few days.

  75. Well those make my standard PB&J look disappointing! I will have to try a few of those out but not sure if they would be good for our picnics as we do not normally have a way to keep them cold – we usually picnic at the top of a mountain we hike!

  76. I am sitting here STARVING, these all make my mouth water!

  77. Those look great. Now what is this warm weather you speak of? It’s a whopping 40 degrees here today.

  78. Sandwiches are perfect for picnics! I’m glad that it is finally picnic season 🙂 Thanks for sharing these ideas so we can mix up the usual turkey, cheese, lettuce routine!

  79. yumm! I want to try the lobster chipotle wrap. That sounds so good.

  80. Those all look delicious! The Caprese panini definitely has my name on it!

  81. These all look wonderful! Thanks for sharing them today!

  82. BLTs are my favorite sandwich! I’d love to try one of these above.

  83. Those sandwiches are all delectable and I bookmark this! I saw some of my favorite sandwiches and the rest are new to me.

  84. Those looks so good! Usually when we have a picnic it’s a last minute decision so we end up snagging some French bread, Havarti cheese and pastrami at the deli along with some baby tomatoes and carrots.
    I will make a point this summer to PLAN and use one of these yummy recipes!

  85. The Ham & Cheese Pretzel Roll sandwich sounds absolutely delicious, and you could never go wrong with the classic PB & J.

  86. Thanks for all of the ideas. So, many of the options look delicious.

  87. About to tell husband there’s a change in dinner plans. I want one of those sandwiches!

  88. I know these should all look nice and tasty, but I’m just not a sandwich person. Picky eater problems.

  89. Numbers 2, 6, and 9 sound amazing. I want to make them all right now. LOL

  90. The first pic got my attention, and those pretzel roll sandwiches just look awesome!

  91. What a great round up of sandwiches! So perfect for summer!

  92. Those all look so delicious! I love the tortilla roll-ups they look so nice.

  93. OK… I’m ready for supper now! These sandwiches look delicious!

  94. That Caprese Panini has my tummy rumbling! Just my style.

  95. These all look so yummy. I have a summer burger recipes round up going up tomorrow. lol I think everyone is ready for Summer, grill outs and picnics.

  96. all of these looks wonderful especially the subs!

  97. These all look delicious and I would love to try them all! I would probably try the Southwestern BLT first and go from there. In fact, I will make that!

  98. What a great round up.I live near the Blue Ridge Mountains and would not hesitate to make all of these for a picnic:) Thanks for sharing.

  99. Oh my goodness they all look so good!!! Move over sandwich places! I haven’t had a sandwich since before spring break – diet. I want one just from the photos.

  100. I am really wanting that chicken cordon bleu sandwich right now. They all look yummy, though.

  101. These all look great! In summer I can’t stand the thought of eating a big heavy dinner when it’s so hot so we eat lots of sandwiches!

  102. What a great round up…I think I would devour every single one of these!

  103. I must admit that I got so hungry looking at all the photos of the sandwiches you have here.

  104. I think making sandwiches are such a great idea. So many fillings you can add in. And wraps are great for traveling with.

  105. Should not have clicked this before eating…now nothing I make myself will look as appetizing as these!!

  106. I was thinking, I would see this now when I could really use one. I see I’m not the only one. These look so delicious.

  107. These look delicious! More recipe posts, please.

  108. These all look so good. I would love that caprese panini!

  109. These all look so delicious but that Caprese sandwich is calling my name!

  110. Now I’m incredibly hungry! I wish I had a nice sandwich right now.

  111. Ooooh chicken cordon bleu…YUM. That sounds delicious.

  112. I would probably gain 10 lbs from eating it (with my luck), but the Caprese Panini with Tomato Pesto Mozzarella would probably be so worth it!

  113. Love all of these ideas! Tortilla roll-ups are may favorite for parties at home and at the park. So easy and so tasty!