Wimbledon has officially started and lasts until July 15th. In honour of this anticipated event that will be all over our television screens, we’ve compiled a list of our favourite Wimbledon inspired treats to bring to your next picnic. Fingers crossed this heat wave continues so you’ll be enjoying these yummy tennis themed snacks under the sun! Want to enjoy these snacks guilt free? Our personal trainers are always here for you.
Tennis Biscuit Tin
Craving something sweet? Biscuits are always a great picnic treat, and this Biscuiteers tin is the perfect tennis-themed snack to indulge in. Chocolate baked biscuits make up this box, all decorated with colourful icing. Each shape is Wimbledon inspired, such as a trophy, tennis ball, and scoreboard. And the best thing about these delicacies? They’re perfect for dunking in your tea!
Chocolate Tennis Balls
Choconchoc has created the perfect chocolate for a tennis lover, chocolate tennis balls! These unique chocolates are the perfect compliment to your outside picnic. Made of milk chocolate, each ball is filled with marshmallow and has an outer layer of white chocolate, dyed tennis green. Purchase a tin of these chocolates here.
Wimbledon Themed Cupcakes
These delicious cupcakes from Primrose Bakery are sure to be a hit at your next summer outing. Covered in traditional green frosting, you can either indulge in a vanilla or chocolate cupcake, both covered in tennis themed sugar decorations, such as tennis balls, strawberries, and piped messages. These lovely cupcakes are available throughout the Wimbledon Championships. You can purchase them here.
Strawberries and Cream
You can’t have a Wimbledon themed picnic without the classic strawberries and cream! Super easy to make and amazingly delicious. Nearly 9,000 servings are prepared at Wimbledon daily, and we have the perfect recipe for you if you want to feel as if you are sitting right in the stands watching the action. All you need is fresh strawberries, cream, vanilla extract, sugar, and mint leaves! See our favourite recipe here.
Pimm’s is the perfect drink to quench your thirst in the sunshine and the ultimate Wimbledon drink. Today, over 80,000 pints of Pimm’s are served at Wimbledon each year! Our favourite recipe consists of fresh mint leaves, cucumber, orange and strawberries. The perfect pairing to your strawberries and cream!
We hope these treats inspire you to get outside and set up a Wimbledon themed picnic in honour of all this tennis excitement. Feeling guilty about these indulgences? Book a session with TruBe and we’ll get you feeling your absolute best in a location of your choice.
Let the games begin!
Your TruBe Team