With another Royal celebration around the corner, we have come up with many royal lunch box themed ideas over the years to share with you. So with VE Day coming up in May each year, and other Royal events to be celebrated, the Lunchbox World team continues to search online and scour the internet, the high street and basically everywhere for new royal lunch box ideas to bring to you so you can impress your family, friends and guests with the spread you cook up.
The recipes and ideas we share are easy to follow with step by step guides, so do take a look. We will take you by the hand!
We are keen to come up with an endless stream of exciting patriotic Union Jack themed ideas for you to impress your neighbours and friends for every patriotic occasion!
The team’s mission: to find those must-have items that’ll turn your lunch box or picnic into something truly Royal and something truly fit for the Royals!
Here’s our top ten royal lunch box ideas:
The Union Jack Lunch Box and Drinking Bottle by Navigate – If you are wanting some patriotic lunch box kit, then look now further than this essential lunch box kit for those feeling truly patriotic!
A Fun Lunch Box Treat : The Royal Couple – Mr and Mrs Gingerbread
available for 99p each at Waitrose, see the Lunchbox World blog for more details. Simple cost effective treats that mark the occasion without breaking the bank. You could even cook up some gingerbread cookies yourself!
A Sweet Treat – the Foxes mints – perfectly designed with the Royal Wedding in mind, embellished with the Union Jack and perfect with a cuppa! In all sweet shops and supermarkets, just look for the union jack and check online for availability.
The Ultimate Royal Treat – the Prestat Flying the Flag box of chocolates This is a perfect gift for the hostess or ideal as an after dinner chocolate, visit www.prestat.co.uk for more details on all their sweet treats. Boxed gift sets do change so please check online for their latest designs.
The Royal Wrap – Coronation Turkey in a wrap
I’ve always thought coronation chicken or turkey something rather quintessentially English and remember fond days of cooking at an evening class, learning how to cook. See our recipe section for full details on how to make the Coronation Turkey in a wrap recipe
The Royal Nibble – Caramelised Onion Tartlets with Goat’s Cheese and Thyme We always want some bite-sized mortals to share at informal gatherings, so why not rustle up a batch of these. For the full recipe, be sure to check out our recipe section, Caramelised onion tartlets with goats cheese and Thyme
The Royal Accompaniment – Opies, a British company that makes lightwork of those little trimmings that get easily forgotten – the sliced lemon, the mini gherkins, the olives, all ready to use straight from the jar. For full details on the latest range from Opies, visit www.b-opie.com
Royal Wedding Union Jack Cupcakes – these cupcakes are quick to bake and if you take the time, can be perfectly embellished with the union jack. Because they bake in their cases, these can be baked up in advance and are truly portable – for the picnic, lunch box or street party. See the recipe section for more
The Patriotic Pud – Heston Blumenthal’s Royal Trifle, available at Waitrose from 20 April for a limited time, priced £13.99. Check online for latest range and availability. All details were correct at time of posting.
The Ultimate Celebration Cake – sure to impress and wow the guests, our absolute number one favourite, (featured in image to the right), see the recipe section for full details.
So that’s our round up of royal lunch box ideas. I’m sure you’ll agree, some of these royal lunch box ideas will get your guests or loved ones whooping! Don’t forget the mini union jack cocktail sticks for the sausages, the hand-held union jack flags at the ready for the big day, along with the union jack cupcake cases, and patriotic serviettes too! All available online or at all good kitchen and cookery shops.
So whatever you’re doing, have some real fun in the next days full of Bank Holidays!
The Lunchbox World team x