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Chinese Foods for Kids

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Chinese foods have distinct taste and flavor and are liked by everyone. You can find lot Chinese foods for kids that are yummy and at the same time nutritious. This article would let you know some of the delicious Chinese foods for kids. To taste these foods you can take your kids to Chinese restaurants else can prepare them at home.  The preparation methods are easy and you can find all the ingredients at local grocery store.



Chinese Egg Rolls 

This is a tasty and easy to prepare Chinese food for kids; kids would be eating this in no time when served with sweet and sour sauce. If you feel deep frying is fattening, bake the egg rolls. This dish uses ground chicken, shredded cabbage and carrots. You can also try this with ground turkey, pork and even meat. To make it vegan, just use mushroom instead of chicken or meat, with shredded carrots, cabbage, beans, and sprouts.  This is a nutritious snack and can be served any time to kids.


Steamed Dumplings 


Kids would love to dunk steamed dumplings with the dipping sauce. Dumplings wrappers are available at Asian stores or at popular super markets. Ground pork is a good option for stuffing; you can also try with ground chicken or meat. Vegan version is also quite tasty. The dipping sauce is important as it gives the special taste to the dumplings.  



Lo Mein 

Among the Chinese foods for kids, this dish is quite interesting as its uses noodles with meat and vegetables.  You can offer this to kids for lunch or dinner. Buy thin lo mein noodles at Asian stores else use linguini or spaghetti in place of lo mein. Chicken taste good in lo mine as it is marinated in rice wine or sherry, sesame oil, and soy sauce. You can make the sauce thicker or little runny depending on your kids preference.


Moo Goo Gai Pan  


It means “sliced chicken with mushrooms”. Though this recipe is made in different versions, the traditional method uses button mushrooms and vegetables like bamboo, chestnuts and snow peas.  The light sauce and chicken with other ingredients make this dish appealing to kids.





Fortune Cookies 


This is a favourite Chinese food for kids and adults. Nowadays, besides Chinese restaurants, other restaurants have started serving fortune cookies. But nothing can beat the fresh, flavourful, homemade fortune cookies. Include kid friendly notes and serve to make your kids happy.


Try out these interesting Chinese foods for kids; preparing them at home gives you the opportunity to include ingredients as per your kid’s preference.


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Chinese Foods For Kids