What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
        
 
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  

Resources

   

RECIPE: KID-FRIENDLY 'SUSHI'

     Home  >  Articles  > News & Tips: Health
by NYMetroParents Staff

Related: sandwich that looks like sushi, sushi that kids will like, fun lunch idea for kids, sushi made with sandwich ingredients, sushi with deli meat,


This mock "sushi" recipe calls for sandwich ingredients such as deli meat, cheese, and pickles. By skipping the raw fish and keeping the fun sushi shape, you can make a fun and different lunch for your kids (and one they'll actually eat!).

 

sushi for kidsKid Sushi

Yield: 1 to 2 servings

 

Ingredients      

2 slices whole grain white bread

1 teaspoon low-fat ranch dressing

2 slices ham

2 slices baby Swiss cheese

Cheese, cut into 2-inch by ¼-inch strips

1 tablespoon shredded carrot

2 sweet baby pickles

 

Directions

1. Trim crust from bread. Place both pieces of bread side-by-side on a work surface, with one slice overlapping the other. Press bread slices where they overlap to fuse together. Spread bread with ranch dressing.

2. Layer bread with ham, Swiss, and carrots.

3. Place two pickles horizontally and end-to-end at bread edge closest to you. Roll bread from bottom up to make tight cigar-shaped roll.

4. Cut roll into sushi-sized pieces approximately 1 inch in length.

5. Serve!


Recipe provided by Sara Lee Premium Meats. For more recipes featuring deli meats, visit saraleedeli.com.

 


Get a free whine stopper

Receive our weekly highlights newsletter · Over 1,000 local activities

More News & Tips: Health Articles

What Parents Need to Know About Children's Heart Health
Sick Day: A Plan for When Your Child Stays Home From School
How to Make Halloween a Healthier Holiday in Your Family
Ask the Expert: When to Keep Your Child Home Sick from School
Join the Halloween Candy Buy Back Program to Fight Cavities and Support a Good Cause

Be a good fellow parent and share this with a friend who would be interested
Email Friend

Local News & Tips: Health Sponsors


Mr. Sandless
Westchester, NY
914-663-W9663
We are the company that invented Sandless refinish...

Williamsburg Northside Preschool
152 N 5th St
Brooklyn, 718-599-7300
Williamsburg Northside schools are inspired by the...

Honeypot Daycare
14022 Beech Ave
Flushing, New York

HoneyPot Daycare located in Flushing, NY was found...

Mount Tom Day School Day Camp
48 Mount Tom Road
New Rochelle, NY
914-636-8130
Welcome to Mount Tom Day School. Since 1958, we?ve...

Apples and Oranges Kids Clothes
120 Bon Air Ave
New Rochelle, NY
917-744-8994
Apples & Oranges Kids Clothes is an exclusive onli...
See Our News & Tips: Health Directory

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2014 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE