Serendipty's Weekly Menu's
Our cooks hold all relevant food handling and hygiene qualification and prepare and cook all meals from fresh.
Our Menus were developed using the Caroline Walker Trust Nutritional guidelines and are reviewed and evaluated regularly.
Our menus are displayed throughout the nursery and demonstrate our commitment to offering a well balanced and varied diet.
Every child is encouraged to try at least 5 portions of fruit/vegetables every day. Older children are encouraged to help prepare, serve and clear up after meals.
We believe learning how to choose and enjoy different nutritious food in early childhood can provide a foundation for a lifetime of wise food choices
We encourage children to drink throughout the day and have water available in their level all the times
Each of our nurseries hold a Food Hygiene Rating of 5.
All special dietary requirement are followed including vegetarian, gluten free and any other food allergies.
Week 1 Menu
|Lunch||Chef's Choice||Homemade Fish Pie and Peas||Chinese sweet and sour pork with rice noodles and carrots||Chicken and Leak Pie with Cauliflower||Moroccan Lamb with cous cous and broccoli|
|Snack||Oat fruit crumble and custard||Seasonal fruit salad||Neapolitan ice cream||Mixed fresh fruit||Apricot and dark chocolate muffin|
|Dinner||Wraps with assorted fillings||Assorted selection of savoury sandwiches with veg crudités||Jacket potatoes with a selection of toppings||Boiled/scrambled eggs and wholemeal soldiers||Macaroni cheese and salad|
|Snack||Mixed fresh fruit||Whole milk yogurt and dates||Assorted fresh fruit||Chocolate pudding with custard||Choice of fresh fruit|
Week 2 Menu
|Lunch||Vegetable Chilli with wedges and broccoli||Cowboy casserole served with cauliflower mash||Fish mornay with jacket potato and green beans||Indian chicken korma with brown rice and sweetcorn||Pork meatballs with spaghetti and carrots|
|Snack||Mixed fresh fruit||Homemade oat bar with yogurt||Assorted fresh fruit||Chocolate Semolina||Mixed fresh fruit|
|Dinner||Tuna pasta||Scrambled egg, wholemeal roll and salad||Homemade soup of the day with garlic bread||Hot dogs||Assorted sandwiches and finger salad bites|
|Snack||Banana flapjack||Emerald fruit salad||Selection of whole milk yogurts||Mixed fresh fruit||White chocolate and raisin crispie cakes|
Week 3 Menu
|Lunch||Vegetable curry, rice and green beans||Chicken casserole served with a swede and potato mash||Sunshine chunky pasta served with carrots||Lamb moussaka and seasonal vegetables||Tuna tagliatelle and sweetcorn|
|Snack||Children' s choice||Assorted fresh fruit||Stewed apple and crème fraiche||Mixed fresh fruit||Banana milk dessert|
|Dinner||Roasted tomato and basil pasta||Assorted sandwiches with salad||Chefs surprise||Homemade soup with bread sticks to dip||Waffles and baked beans|
|Snack||Assorted fresh fruit||Blueberry oat bars||Mixed fresh fruit||Ginger pear upside down pudding and custard||Natural yogurt and fresh fruit|
Week 4 Menu
|Lunch||Vegetarian shepherd' s pie with seasonal vegetables||Beef lasagne and green beans||Chicken jambalaya, rice and broccoli||Mixed bean casserole and parsnip mash||Children's choice|
|Snack||Fresh fruit||Pear crumble and squirty cream||Mixed fresh fruit||Malt loaf||Fresh Fruit|
|Dinner||Spaghetti on toast||Homemade soup of the day with garlic bread||Wholemeal homemade pizza||Muffins with assorted toppings||Quorn burgers and salad|
|Snack||Strawberry mousse||Fresh Fruit||Peaches and custard||Mixed fresh fruit||Rice pudding with sultanas|
Week 5 Menu
|Lunch||Vegetarian lasagne and carrots||Fish curry with rice and peas||Spaghetti Bolognese||Spanish chicken with spicy wedges and broccoli||Pork and mustard stew with mash and cabbage|
|Snack||Cheese, biscuits and apple chunks||Fresh fruit||Chocolate mousse||Fresh fruitt||Mixed fresh fruit|
|Dinner||Assorted sandwiches and finger salad bites||Jacket potatoes with assorted fillings||Cheese on toast||Soup with crusty bread||Fish fingers with pittas and salad|
|Snack||Fresh fruit||Natural yogurt with fruit puree||Assorted fresh fruit||Strawberry milk dessert||Banana's and custard|