recipes: family feasts
With its mild flavour and tender texture, Tenderstem® has long been a popular choice for busy parents wanting to create healthy and delicious meals for their families.
Now an elite group of celebrated chefs have shared their favourite recipes for feeding their own hungry hoards in our exclusive Family Feasts collection. From first tastes for babies through to satisfying and wholesome dishes the whole family can share, these dishes prove Tenderstem® is the perfect choice for family cooking.
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Quick & Easy
Stirring a couple of tablespoons of green or red pesto through spaghetti and adding steamed Tenderstem® for a quick and easy midweek family meal.
Chopping a pack of Tenderstem® into bite size pieces and adding to macaroni cheese before putting in the oven for 15 -20 minutes. It's a great way to get another portion of leafy green vegetables into the kids!
Happy To Hold
Lightly steaming Tenderstem® tips and, once cooled slightly, offering them to younger children being weaned onto solid foods – the shape makes them an ideal first finger food.
Try our great dip recipes too.
Serving up Tenderstem® spears with poached eggs – kids will love to use their fingers to dip the spears into the yolks. Just remember that runny yolks are not recommended for children under five years old.
Adding Tenderstem® tips into a frittata – either hot or cold, it's a real family favourite and can be eaten with fingers or a knife and fork depending on the occasion!