New Popular Recipes
Frequently Asked Questions
When will USDA recipes for schools be available?
The new USDA Recipes for Schools should be available for distribution beginning June 1, 2006. States may order copies for all their School Districts and schools or they may forward the attached electronic order form to their School Districts so the Districts may order for their staff and their schools.
What are the revised recipes?
Revised recipes have been standardized, edited for consistency, and updated with CCP information based on the 2003 Food Code Supplement. Revised 2005. Includes: USDA Recipes for Schools - Alphabetical by Recipe Name Quantity Recipes for School Food Service.
Are there any updated recipes in the Food Buying Guide?
The updated recipes from the 1988 Quantity Recipes for School Food Service and the 1995 Tool Kit for Healthy School Meals are now available. These recipes have been edited and reflect the changes made in the newest edition of the Food Buying Guide for Child Nutrition Programs.
How many recipes are there?
Over 900 recipes can be filtered by cost, food group, course, type of cuisine and cooking equipment, and explored by the search box to find recipes with something more specific in mind. Recipes grouped by popular categories, such as 30-minutes or less and seasonal favorites.