The great outdoors
SAM WYLIE- HARRIS celebrates picnic and BBQ season with some must- haves for summer socials
From sporting events to festivals and fetes – along with those alfresco lunches and dinners you can finally enjoy now the sun’s out – June is THE month for venturing outdoors to eat, drink and be ( warmly) merry. But before you start pondering the rubs and marinades, musing over the flavour profiles of hickory vs mesquite, or which are the best accompaniments with egg ’ n’ cress or coronation chicken, you’ll need to think about the best way to style up this tempting spread.
The easy answer? Have some fun with bright accessories that’ll add to the sense of occasion. From high end to high street, here’s how to polish up your picnic and make sure your BBQ is a sizzling success...