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School holiday snacks

Recipes to try these school holidays

Make healthy eating fun by cooking and making tasty school holiday snacks with your children.

We have picked our top 9 kid-friendly recipes.

 

1. Rice paper rolls

rice paper roll school holiday recipe

Shopping list:

  • 1 cup shredded barbecued chicken
  • 1/8 Finely sliced Wombok (Chinese cabbage)
  • 1/2 cup beansprouts, trimmed
  • 1 small red capsicum, thinly sliced
  • 1/3 cup fresh Vietnamese mint leaves
  • 1/2 cup fresh coriander leaves
  • 1 lime, juicee
  • 1 tablespoon fish sauce
  • 12 x 22cm rice paper rounds
  • sweet chilli sauce, to serve

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2. Sweet damper

sweet damper recipe

Shopping list:

  • 450 grams self-raising flour
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 180ml milk
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 80grams butter

Optional:

  • Desiccated coconut
  • Sultanas
  • Choc chips

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3. Sushi

sushi to make with kids these school holidays

Shopping list:

  • 250 grams sushi rice
  • 100 mls rice vinegar
  • 200 mls water
  • 1 tablespoon pickled ginger
  • 1 small fillet fresh Tasmanian Salmon, skin off, de-boned and sliced into batons
  • 1 carrot, cut into batons
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon chopped fresh herbs
  • Sea salt & cracked black pepper
  • 1 avocado, sliced into batons
  • 1 tube wasabi
  • 1 packet nori sheets

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4. Snowballs

snowballs to make with the kids these school holidays

Shopping list:

  • 1 ¾ cups unsweetened shredded coconut
  • 100ml melted butter
  • 3 tablespoons maple syrup
  • 1 cup pitted dates
  • 1 cup dried apricots1 ½ cups blitzed toasted pecan nuts
  • ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 tablespoon cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

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5. Dino nuggets

school holiday snacks

Shopping list:

  • 1kg chicken breast mince
  • 1 large sweet potato
  • 1 carrot finely diced
  • 1 bunch asparagus
  • 1 onion finely diced
  • 1 capsicum finely diced
  • Zest of 2 lemons & 2 limes
  • 4 whole eggs
  • 1 bunch chopped fresh thyme
  • 300grams breadcrumbs
  • 1 whole egg
  • 200ml milk
  • Salt & pepper

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6. Home made ice cream

homemade icecream recipe

Shopping list:

  • 1kg frozen raspberries
  • 300 ml Indian style yoghurt
  • Zest & juice of 2 lemons
  • ½ bunch finely chopped basil or mint

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7. Egg noodles

egg noodle recipe

Shopping list:

  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ¼ cup tapioca flour
  • 1-2 tablespoons water

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8. Allergy-free cup cakes

cup-cakes school holiday snacks

Shopping list:

  • 1 ½ cups gluten-free self-raising flour
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • ¼ cup unsweetened cocoa powder (optional)
  • 3 tablespoons diced apple (optional)
  • 5  tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 tablespoon white vinegar
  • 1 cup cold water
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla essence

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There’s nothing like school holiday snacks. Enjoy creating these kid-friendly recipes these school holidays.

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