3 Simple Kiddie Appetizer Recipes You And Your Child Could Bond Over
These delicious treats will definitely get your kid's appetite going and keep them occupied as well!
CREATED WITH ARLA
Brighten up your otherwise boring day by spending a much-deserved quality time with the kids. Make the kitchen your playground and bond over these easy-to-make delicious treats.
Make these dishes even more appetizing with Arla Milk Goodness, Arla Natural Cream Cheese and Arla Cheese Slices. Arla is made of high-quality natural ingredients, rich in protein and calcium so you can make sure you and the kids get the dose you all need for the day. There are no added hormones, artificial colors and preservatives - so you know that you're eating only the good stuff! The kids will be so proud of their cheesy creations.
The kids will have a ball dunking stuff into this delicious cheese sauce!
Prep time 10 minutes
Cooking time 5 minutes
1 cup Arla Milk Goodness Full Cream
1 tablespoon all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon onion powder
1 teaspoon garlic powder
4 pieces Arla Burger Slices
sliced hotdogs, cubes of bread, steamed broccoli and cauliflower florets, steamed marble potatoes, steamed asparagus to serve
1 Heat Arla Milk Goodness Full Cream in a saucepan over medium heat.
2 Add the flour and mix.
3 Tear the cheese into smaller pieces to allow quicker melting.
4 Add it to the pot, and mix all ingredients together until well combined.
5 Allow sauce to thicken for a few minutes, stirring constantly.
6 Transfer cheese into a heatproof dish.
7 Serve with delicious things you can dunk in the cheese sauce. Be careful with the skewers!
Hawaiian Ham and Cheese Pinwheels
These fun little sandwiches will get your kids asking for more.
Prep time 15 minutes
4 slices tasty bread
6 tablespoons Arla Pineapple Cream Cheese
4 slices ham
1 Place slice of bread on a cutting board.
2 Flatten with your hand or use a rolling pin.
3 Cut off edges if your kids prefer.
4 Spread Arla Pineapple Cream Cheese on the bread, and spread thinly.
5 Place ham slice on top. And roll tightly.
PRO TIP! Use a cling wrap to make tight rolls!
6 Slice into 3 pinwheels. Repeat with remaining ingredients.
You can make variations of pinwheels by using Arla Herbs and Spices Cream Cheese, and Arla Natural Cream Cheese. You can also use salami, cucumber slices, chicken ham, and even tuna flakes. You can put thinly sliced veggies too.
Mac and Cheese Cups
The kids' favorite pasta take on a new form!
Prep time 15 minutes
Cooking time 20 minutes
Makes about 16
400 grams elbow macaroni
3 tablespoons Lurpak unsalted butter
2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
2½ cups Arla Milk Goodness Full Cream
salt and pepper to taste
20 pieces Arla Burger Slices
140 gram Arla Cheesy Spread
1 Preheat oven to 375F. Grease muffin tin with butter.
2 Cook pasta 2 minutes less than according to package directions. Drain and set aside.
3 Melt butter in a saucepan over medium heat.
4 Add flour and cook for about a minute, stirring constantly.
5 Whisk in milk slowly and stir until smooth.
6 Season with salt and pepper to taste.
7 Add the cheese, mix and allow to melt.
8 Add the cream cheese and mix until well combined.
9 Stir in the pasta. Mix until well combined.
10 Scoop mixture into the muffin tin.
11 Bake for 15 minutes or until tops are golden.
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