11 Kid Friendly Foods
From breakfast to dinner and even a kid’s tea party, our Chefs have shared their creative recipes for our little foodies with discerning appetites!
Butternut Squash Macaroni & Cheese - Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
For the kids who love to eat their favorite food. Also a healthy option for kids who are active and eat fun foods!
Kid-Friendly Chicken Pot Pies - Fairmont Winnipeg
Some the best food is often the simplest. This is an easy recipe that can be prepared on the weekend and quickly assembled for an after-school snack or stress-free dinner. Serve with side of sweet potato fries or a crisp green salad. www.velvetglovewinnipeg.com
Savory “Cupcakes” - not your mom’s meatloaf! - Fairmont Chateau Whistler
Hiding the vegetables isn’t the only way to get those picky eaters to consume their daily dose of veggies. Turning them into a very special treat such as these meatloaf cupcakes will have your little ones running to the dinner table.
Avocado Chocolate Mousse - Fairmont Vancouver Airport
Looking to make delicious sweet treats a bit healthier? Try making chocolate mousse with avocados!
Tic Tac Toe-Tilla - Fairmont Kea Lani
Your kids will love joining you in the kitchen to help prepare this fun, easy and healthy dish! Let them top the tortillas their way to make each tic tac toe board unique, the veggie possibilities for this delicious recipe are endless.
Organic Green Apple, Ginger & Goat Cheese Popsicles - Fairmont Waterfront
When we asked Executive Chef Karan Suri to come up with a yummy treat for kids - he said it had to be delicious AND healthy - we think he accomplished both with these pops - sure to become favorites for the whole family!
Three Cheese Ravioli - Fairmont Empress, Victoria
The sweetness of the squash, and the mascarpone cheese in this three cheese ravioli are very pleasing to the young palate, and kids do not even realize they are eating something that is better for them then their regular cheesy pasta. Mixing the cauliflower, squash and stock into the sauce and pasta filling is a great way to hide healthy vegetables from picky little eaters.
Kiddo's Tea Party - Fairmont Olympic Hotel, Seattle
Tropical tea and fresh juice make a great kids tea beverage! Topped with whipped cream and a fun straw, kids will love this fun and healthy drink. Russian-style mini pancakes and fun-shaped Peanut Butter Banana Jam tea sandwiches are easy to make ahead and a blast for kids to build at the table! Easy homemade jam is a great project for your aspiring young chef.
Whole Wheat Turkey & Avocado Tacos - Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
Satisfy the pickiest eaters with this simple and healthy recipe. Using fresh ingredients and letting the flavours of each vegetable shine through, with just a touch of lime juice to help brighten everything up. Kids will enjoy building their own taco as much as eating it.