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October 2021 Smart Lunches Menu

Sep 29, 2021 8:48:33 AM / by Rob Teplansky

Our October menu is out, and we thought we'd share some interesting statistics regarding our selections.

Days Smart Lunches is serving lunches in October: 19

  • Total number of different entrees on the menu: 37
  • Total days with vegetarian options: 19
  • Total days with an egg-free, dairy-free, gluten-free, soy-free selection on the menu: 19
  • Total number of different ways we're preparing chicken: 12
  • Total number of different ways we're preparing turkey: 5
  • Total number of different ways we're preparing tofu or lentil selections: 5
  • Total number of times beef is on our menu: 2

For variety, nutrition, quality, reliability and value, you can't find a better solution than Smart Lunches.

Here are just a few of our featured selections in October:

  • Turkey Spanish Rice
  • Korean BBQ Tofu
  • Sweet and Sour Chicken
  • Zucchini Parmesan
  • Turkey Chili

These exceptional entrees are paired with tasty sides like, mashed sweet potatoes, corn, peas and carrots, Italian green beans, root vegetable medley, mango, peaches, pears or pineapple.

Download the complete menu for October 2021. 

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Plus, our menus have the whole fruits, veggies, whole grains and dairy recommended to meet CACFP guidelines. And we explore different flavor profiles throughout the month, from Asian and Mexican cuisine to Italian, Mediterranean and American favorites.

If you are ready to speak with a representative about offering Smart Lunches at your preschool, childcare, or adult day care center, click the "Contact Smart Lunches" button.

Topics: smart lunches menu, child care, family style, preschool, cacfp

Rob Teplansky

Written by Rob Teplansky