We may never understand why a piece of onion or a fleck of ‘something green’ is so offensive to some kids, but we do know these recipes are sure to delight even the pickiest eaters. From dip-able chicken skewers to new takes on pizza night, these winning dinner recipes will help prevent a mealtime meltdown.
Broccoli Beef Skewers with Teriyaki Glaze
Serve the sweet and sticky sauce on the side so kids can dunk their broccoli and beef skewers to their heart’s content. Make these gluten-free by opting for tamari instead of soy sauce.
Crunchy Cereal Chicken Fingers
Use your favourite cereal to make a crispy coating for kid-approved chicken fingers. Coat the fingers then place on a tray and store in a freezer bag for up to one month.
If there’s one thing kids love more than food on a stick, it’s dip! These colourful donair skewers filled with lettuce, pita, tomato and cubes of seasoned ground beef make snacking a fun affair. Opt out of the pearl onions for an onion-free meal and slice the tomatoes before skewering for the little ones.
Maple Mustard Sesame Chicken Drumsticks
Keep the napkins handy for these maple mustard sesame chicken drumsticks. A crunchy sesame seed coating adds visual flair to these sweet and sticky drummers.
Waffle Maker Pizza
Pizza dough and your usual toppings are what you’ll find in this fun and tasty recipe perfect for eating lunch or dinner on your lap. Start with store bought dough, cheese and customize your fillings to fit your family’s favourite toppings.
Moroccan Spiced Cauliflower Bites
Turmeric gives these tasty bites a bright, golden hue. The cool yogurt sauce is the perfect complement to this warm and flavourful appetizer or side dish.
Kids will love these savoury cones that wrap up all the flavours of their favourite dish in a hand-held dinner. Customize their cones with their favourite toppings to satisfy even the pickiest eaters.