My daughter loved helping with this dish. In fact, she dressed as Bat Man while we cooked which was quite amusing!
While your kids make beef stroganoff with you, pause to discuss which FOOD GROUP each ingredient belongs to and share some fun facts about this meal’s featured ingredient: BEEF.
🐄 Beef 🐄
- Beef is meat from a full grown cattle, about two years old.
- Sirloin is steak cut from the back of the cow.
- Because beef is considered a red meat, it has more iron than chicken or fish.
- Beef is a good source of protein. Foods with protein serve as building blocks for our bodies (e.g., our bones, muscles, cartilage, skin and blood).
Kids Make Classic Beef Stroganoff!
Here are some creative ways for your kid to be your personal Sous Chef as you make our Classic Beef Stroganoff. Just hover over each image for details. And make sure your little dudes wash their hands before starting!
To cook the pasta, kids can:
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🍴Veggies & Beef 🍴
To cook the veggies and beef, kids may:
To prepare the sauce, kids may:
We used this 4-cup Pyrex Measuring Cup to measure/pour the broth.
*Note: For toddlers especially, these tasks require adult supervision and/or assistance, as items may be sharp, hot or otherwise dangerous.