The Better Homes and Gardens New Junior Cook Book is the perfect way to introduce children ages 6 to 10 to the joys of cooking. This new and fully revised edition features all-new recipes that are nutritious, delicious, and easy to follow. Kids will love learning about food safety, kitchen basics, and cooking techniques with the help of colorful illustrations and step-by-step instructions. Food swaps in each recipe allow kids to customize their food to their liking, and full nutrition information is included for every dish.
The book begins with a comprehensive introduction to food safety, including the importance of handwashing, cross-contamination prevention, and proper food storage. Kids will also learn about basic kitchen tools and equipment, as well as essential cooking techniques such as chopping, measuring, and mixing.
Once kids have mastered the basics, they're ready to start cooking! The book features a wide variety of recipes to choose from, including everything from breakfast and brunch dishes to snacks, suppers, and desserts. Recipes are clearly organized and easy to follow, with simple-to-read ingredient lists and step-by-step instructions.
One of the things that sets the Better Homes and Gardens New Junior Cook Book apart from other children's cookbooks is its focus on nutrition. All of the recipes in the book are nutritious and balanced, without sacrificing great taste. Kids will learn about the importance of eating a variety of foods from all food groups, and they'll have fun making healthy choices that they'll love to eat.
Another great feature of the book is the inclusion of food swaps in each recipe. This allows kids to customize their food to their liking, and it's a great way to get picky eaters involved in the cooking process. For example, if a child doesn't like carrots, they can swap them for another vegetable in the recipe. Or, if a child is allergic to milk, they can use a milk alternative in the recipe.
The Better Homes and Gardens New Junior Cook Book is a great way to get kids excited about cooking and eating healthy foods. It's a fun and rewarding experience for kids of all ages, and it's a skill that they'll use for the rest of their lives.
Publisher : Better Homes and Gardens Books; Eighth Edition,8th ed. (September 18, 2018)
Language : English
Hardcover : 128 pages
ISBN-10 : 0696303019
ISBN-13 : 978-0696303012
Reading age : 6 - 9 years, from customers
Grade level : Kindergarten - 3
Item Weight : 1.4 pounds
Dimensions : 8.5 x 0.6 x 10.1 inches