Children's Day Food and Recipes

Children's Day being a special event for kids, you should do things that your children would find really exciting.Even the food you prepare should include mouth-watering recipes that'll delight your kids on this occasion.

Below, you'll find recipes that can be prepared on this occasion.

Corn and Spinach Katti Rolls:

This is one of the healthy breakfast recipes that your kids will simply relish. It is full of fiber and iron which any growing child needs.

  • 4 cups spinach (finely chopped)
  • 1/2 cup onion (finely chopped)
  • 1/2 cup cooked sweet corn kernels
  • 2 teaspoons minced garlic
  • 1/2 cup skimmed milk curd (beaten until smooth)
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon turmeric powder
  • 1 teaspoon ginger (minced)
  • Salt to taste
  • 1 teaspoon garam masala powder
  • 2 teaspoon oil
  • Pour oil in a non-stick fry pan.
  • Add garlic and ginger sauté and onions until you get the fragrance.
  • Combine the spice powders with 2 tablespoons of water.
  • Fry for a minute.
  • Add salt and spinach.
  • Cover the mixture and cook it on low heat until the spinach is cooked completely.
  • Add corn kernels and milk curd.
  • Let the mixture simmer until it turns thick.


Finger Pizza:

Finger pizza is one of the Children's Day recipes that can serve as a tasty snack item.

  • 1/2 pound hard salami (cubed)
  • 1 medium green pepper (cubed)
  • 1/2 pound pasteurized prepared cheese (cubed)
  • 1 tablespoon dried basil
  • 6 ounces tomato paste
  • 1 tablespoon dried oregano
  • 1/2 cup butter (melted)
  • 2 loaves (20 ounces each) sliced sandwich bread (crusts removed)
  • Combine cheese and salami in a food processor.
  • Add green pepper into the mixture.
  • Add basil, oregano, and tomato paste.
  • Stir the ingredients in the food processor until they mix well.
  • Roll the bread by using a rolling pin. The purpose is to flatten the bread.
  • Spread 1 tablespoon of the mixture on one side of the bread slices.
  • Roll up and cut the bread slices into half.
  • Apply grease on a baking sheet.
  • Keep the rolls on the baking sheet (with the seam down).
  • Spread melted butter on the bread rolls.
  • Bake the rolls at 375° for more than 15 minutes until you find the color changing to light brown.
Your recipe is now ready to be served.


Chocolate Cookies:

Chocolate cookies are a favorite of many. So, try out this easy recipe on Children's Day and let your kids and family enjoy this delicious treat.

  • 2 cups flour
  • 1/2 cup castor sugar
  • 1/2 cup condensed milk
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/2 cup chocolate powder
  • 1/2 cup almonds
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • Sift baking powder and flour.
  • Add butter and chocolate powder.
  • Rub the ingredients with the help of your fingertips.
  • Add chopped almonds and castor sugar into the mixture.
  • Pour the condensed milk gently into the mixture.
  • Roll the mixture into small balls.
  • Keep the balls on a baking tray after you have greased it.
  • Bake the balls in an oven at 190° for a time period of 30 minutes.


Peanut Butter Cupcakes:

One of the Children's Day recipes you can try out so as to delight your kids is peanut butter cupcake.
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup peanut butter
  • 3/4 cups milk
  • 1 and 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1/3 cup shortening
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla essence
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 eggs
  • Combine peanut butter and vanilla essence.
  • Add the shortening into the mixture.
  • Add sugar, and beat the mixture until it turns soft.
  • Add eggs into the mixture one by one. Make sure you beat the eggs after adding each of them.
  • Stir the ingredients added so far.
  • Add milk, baking powder, all-purpose flour, and salt into the mixture.
  • Take spoons of this mixture into paper baking cups.
  • Bake in a preheated oven for around half an hour.
  • Cool the mixture for 10 minutes before placing it on a wire rack for further cooling.
  • Frost the cupcakes with peanut butter.


Pista Malai Ice Cream:

Make your kids feel special on Children's Day by adding a mouth-watering dessert, such as pista malai ice cream, to their food menu.

  • 100 g pista
  • 250 g sugar
  • 250 g malai
  • 100 ml milk
  • 10 almonds
  • 2 drops ice cream essence
  • 2 teaspoon rose water
  • 2 to 3 drops vanilla essence
  • 3 to 4 drops green color
  • Put some pista in milk and let it remain for 5-6 hours.
  • Prepare a fine paste of pista.
  • Add rose water and green color to the pista.
  • Add ice cream essence and vanilla essence to the pista, and stir well.
  • Add sugar to some amount of malai and stir the mixture properly.
  • Add the pista mixture to the malai.
  • Freeze the mixture.
  • Remove the freezer when the mixture is half-frozen.
  • Beat the pista mixture and malai with the help of an egg beater.
  • Place the mixture in an ice cream box.
  • Use almonds and pista to decorate and add flavor to the ice cream.
  • Keep the mixture in freezer again for 2-3 hours.

Spread joy and cheer among your kids with these delicious Children's Day recipes and make them feel special in every way on this day.