Visit the New Child Nutrition Recipe Box!
Team Nutrition’s USDA standardized recipes
have moved to the Institute of Child Nutrition’s
Child Nutrition Recipe Box!
The Child Nutrition Recipe Box (CNRB) provides Child Nutrition program operators with recipes to prepare healthy and delicious meals that meet meal pattern requirements. These recipes are standardized to provide meal pattern crediting information for all meal pattern components and include recipes made with legumes, whole grains, and vegetables from the vegetable subgroups including dark green, red, and/or orange vegetables.
Recipes are organized by main entrées, vegetables, fruits, and grains, as well as alphabetically for users looking for a specific recipe. Download and print recipes as needed for your program operations.
In the Spring of 2020, the Child Nutrition Recipe Box will provide tools and resources to help program operators navigate and implement standardized recipes. These resources will include: