At Ripples, Kids Gourmet Food cook and provide fresh, nutritious, home-style meals for children every day. All meals are prepared by qualified chefs. This ensures children have access to specific individual meals eg. allergies,intolerance, cultural requirements.
The early years in a child’s life are instrumental in developing positive, long-term eating habits. Exposing young children to a healthy, diverse diet not only gives them the best start in life, it helps secure their future health, development and wellbeing as they grow up.
Kids Gourmet food use high-quality, fresh ingredients and a broad range of flavours and textures to create meals that meet and often exceed the latest nutritional guidelines for children in care. Our onsite cook heats and serves all meals that are delivered fresh daily.
Kids Gourmet Food works with nutritionists and dieticians and consults with national advisory groups to ensure the highest nutritional standards. Ripples offers a six-week rotational menu, ensuring that your child’s meals contain food from the five food groups recommended by the Australian Dietary Guidelines (https://www.eatforhealth.gov.au/guidelines/about-australian-dietary-guidelines).
Our healthy and balanced meals include a variety of:
- Fresh vegetables and legumes
- Seasonal fruit
- Wholegrains and seeds
- Lean fresh meat and fish
- Dairy options
Our menus (http://kidsgourmetfood.com.au/sample-menus/) also offer a wide selection of fresh fruit and raw vegetables with morning and afternoon tea, as well as steamed, fresh vegetables at lunchtime.
For more information please visit the Kids Gourmet Food website at: http://kidsgourmetfood.com.au/information-for-parents/