Food for Finals

With the 2020-2021 school year coming to an end, here is inspiration for helping students on campus get through finals well-fed.

auther_image by Land O’Lakes Culinary Center 03/10/2021

We’re almost done with the 2020-2021 school year! This year has been one for the books, no doubt, but with finals coming up we want to make sure you have the inspiration you need to create meals and snacks that will get your students through this last hurdle well-fed. 

Hearty Entrees  

Even though the school year is coming to an end, your students still want to end the semester on a high note. Here are some great inspirations to step up your taco or mac and cheese game to round out the year, as well as some unique recipes to challenge your staff!

Land O’Lakes Foodservice | Green Chile Queso Jack Burger with Queso Bravo® Cheese Dip

Green Chile Queso Jack Burger with Queso Bravo® Cheese Dip is a southwestern take on the classic burger. Check out this collection for more recipes like this! 

BBQ on the Brain 

We all know how hard it is to study on an empty stomach, and nothing quite satisfies hunger pangs like some home-cooked barbeque. These recipes show how to use BBQ across multiple cuisine types to appeal to your students’ tastes and fill them up to finish out the semester strong.

Land O’Lakes Foodservice | Stuffed Sweet Potatoes with BBQ Pulled Pork and Queso Bravo® Cheese Dip

Stuffed Sweet Potatoes with BBQ Pulled Pork and Queso Bravo® Cheese Dip uses BBQ application in a unique way. More inspiration like this here!

Use ‘Em Up 

The clock is ticking before the summer shutdown and we want to help you with ideas for how to use up any leftover proteins. These chef-inspired sauces are great ways to build menus around any proteins left in your kitchen while providing great flavors through to the end of the semester.

ALT TEXT: Land O’Lakes Foodservice | Picante Cheese Sauce

Try this Picante Cheese Sauce with chicken and waffles and check out a host of other sauces that can amp up your proteins and more! View the recipes here.  

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