Fruit Sandwich (Kids Lunch box ideas)
Fruit sandwich makes a filling snacks ,just cut the fruits, apply cream to the bread slices, and assemble the sandwich. Kids love this sandwich due to its sweet taste. So if your kids are not fond of fruits , this is the best way to make them eat.
You can add any type of non-citrus fruits to this sandwich.So if you are looking for something healthier for kids, this is the best lunch box ideas or snacks for your kids.You can pack them with any fruits This sandwich is inspired from Japanese cuisine.If you have never had a Japanese Fruit Sandwich, try it.
1 cup (240ml) heavy whipped cream
4 thin slices Bread
Directions|| How to prepare fruit sandwiches
Put heavy cream and sugar in a bowl of an electric mixer and whip until forming hard peaks
or you can ready made cool whipped cream
Spread some whipped cream on one side of two slices of bread (not too thin, but not too thick).
Place fruits on the two slices of bread. Put one layer of sliced fruits over cream on the bread.
Spread some more cream over fruits. Place another slice of bread on top of the cream.
Wrap the sandwiches with plastic wrap and refrigerate for 1-2 hours.
Remove the plastic. Cut crusts out and cut the sandwich into 4 pieces diagonally to make triangle shapes.
You can pack these sandwiches in kids lunch box.
Mango Panna Cotta
The elegant looking delicious Mango Panna Cotta is very easy make !!! Its creamy rich and smooth texture topped with fresh mango will impress The elegant looking delicious Mango Panna Cotta is very easy make !!! Its creamy rich and smooth texture topped with fresh mango will impress your guest. So try this refreshing dessert at your next party. All you need is some simple ingredients fresh mangoes, gelatin or agar agar, milk, heavy cream and vanilla extract. Watch the full video recipe of this no bake, easy smooth and creamy panna cotta recipe with fresh mango.
Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Chilling time 4 hours
For Mango Panna Cotta
4 medium mangos peeled and pitted
1 tsp unflavored gelatin or agar agar
For milk Panna Cotta
1/2 litre (2 cups) whole milk
1/2 cup sugar2 tbsp powdered gelatin or half agar agar packet
1/2 cups heavy cream
1 tsp vanilla extract
1/4 cup diced mango optional
Directions || How to make Mango Panna Cotta
In a sauce pan make a boil water and add one packet of agar agar or add 1 packet of gelatin.
Add mango flesh to a blender and puree until smooth. Set aside.
In a small bowl, add mango puree and add gelatin(half of agar agar) on top and then mix.
Set glasses on an angle in a muffin tin. If the glasses slide, place a small towel underneath to help stabilize.
Pour the mango puree into the glasses to a half inch below the rim. Chill in the same position in the refrigerator of least 2 hours to set.
In a medium sized saucepan, add milk and (half of agar agar)or powdered gelatin and wait 10 minutes.
Raise heat to medium, add sugar and stir several minutes to dissolve.
Add and stir in the cream and vanilla.
Once the milk mixture is at room temperature, pour into the glasses enough to cover mango.
Chill for 1-2 hours in a refrigerator until set.Top with optional diced mango. Serve and enjoy!
Fruit Salad with lemon dressing
Fruit salad with lemon dressing is very healthy and perfect dish which can be served before lunch , dinner or as snacks.
The lemon citrus keeps the fruit from turning brown. It’s and amazing appetizer for your kids after school.
Do try this fruit salad ,I am sure you will love it.It’s just so hard to resist the taste of this flavorful and colorful fruit salad.
Preparation Time: 5 mins
Cooking Time: 0 mins
serves : 4 – 6
Ingredients for the Fruit Salad:
1 cup strawberries
1 cup grapes (any kind)
1 cup musk melon
1 big apple
2 bananas (the yellow kind)
For the Fruit Salad Syrup:
2 rounded Tbsp of honey
1 tbsp lemon juice
1 tsp lemon zest
Directions || How to prepare fruit salad with lemon dressing
Rinse and dry all of the fruit.
Don’t slice the fruit until you’re ready especially banana should be sliced at the end so avoid turning it brown.
Add grapes , strawberry,musk melons and apples in a bowl.
Add lemon juice, lemon zest and honey . Mix all the fruits with the syrup well.
Now add bananas at the end and mix all the fruits together.
Serve immediately.Keep refrigerated if not serving right away.
Kool Fruit chat
The bright, colorful, and refreshing fruit chaat is a perfect starter to a Ramadan Iftar meal.
A combination of fruits and chat served with sev and tamarind chutney makes it delicious and energetic food. A must make item in Iftar. Chill before serving for more nice taste.
Prep time: 15 min
Watermelon as Required
Musk melon as Required
Pineapple as Required
1cup Finely chopped apple and banana
½ tsp Chat masala
Tamarind chutney as Required
As Required Sev
Pomegranate as Required
Direction || How to prepare fruit chat
Make scoops of watermelon, musk melon with a scooper.
In a cup take finely chopped apple and banana and add chat masala and mix it well.
Now fill the mixed fruits in the scoops, and tamarind sauce, pomegranate and garnish with sev.
Your cool fruit chat is ready.
You can add any fruits of your choice to fill in the scoop like strawberry, papaya, orange and kiwi.