Chocolate coated biscuits, crackers with cream fillings, sugar-overloaded ensaymadas -- these are fine as recess baons but wouldn't you rather go for something homemade? Prepacked snacks don't last long in your child's belly, and no to mention give very little when it comes to nutritional value. These delicious recipes are not only quick to make they're also very filling. Here are 10 yummy recess baon recipes for you to try:
1. Vegetable Fritters Pack your kids vegetables for recess by making these kid-friendly fritters!
Serves 6 to 8 Prep Time 15 minutes Cooking Time 15 minutes
1 medium potato, peeled 1 small carrot, peeled 1/2 zucchini 1/2 cup canned corn kernels 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon chopped flat parsley 1/4 teaspoon baking powder 1 medium egg, beaten salt and pepper, to season vegetable oil, for frying
4. Chicken with Honey Mustard Sauce Kids love crunchy food. Kids love chicken too. Hence, here's a recipe they won't be able to refuse.
Makes 6 servings Cooking time 35 minutes
2 tablespoons prepared mustard 2 tablespoons honey 1 teaspoon balsamic vinegar 1 teaspoon sugar 1⁄2 kilo chicken tenders, tendons removed 1 cup salted potato chips, finely crushed salt and ground black pepper, to taste oil for pan frying