Foodservice providers and school dieticians are always finding new ways to encourage kids to try new foods and make it fun. Hats off to Russia for hosting! Now that the Winter Olympics have ended, consider offering a “Tribute to the Games” menu. Here are several recipes for inspiration:
For more inspiration, Gwinnett County Public Schools in Georgia is trying out the idea with “The Lunch Games” . The district regularly runs promotions like this one along with other themed meals for the Super Bowl and March Madness. They try out new recipes on Mondays. If anything goes over really well, they implement the food items permanently into their regular menu.
MAY THE BEST MEAL WIN!