Catering

County Caterers is a ‘Fresh Food’ Organisation. North Yorkshire County Councils food procurement strategy is based on local and regional sourcing of food which supports local business, provides traceability of produce and contributes to the health and wellbeing of its children and young people.

Our Policy

  • Food served will be compliant with the Education (Nutritional Standards and Requirements for School Food) England, Regulations 2007.
  • In consultation with our customers and Catering Managers, menus are carefully formulated to provide optimum levels of nutrients.
  • Meals will be prepared fresh each day by caring and committed staff
  • Local and regionally produced fresh meat and poultry and fresh fruit and vegetables will be used in the preparation of meals.
  • Local and regionally produced free range eggs will be used in all home baking
  • Only non-hydrogenated fats will be used in the preparation of food
  • Meals will be prepared using ingredients which will not contain any additives associated with health problems in children and young people including sweeteners, colourings, emulsifiers and thickeners
  • Salt will not be used in cooking and sugar will be reduced in all recipes
  • Milk and Yoghurts will be low fat
  • Meals will provide at least three of the five fruit and vegetables that our customers are recommended to eat each day.
  • Meals will provide plenty of plant based fibre and slow release carbohydrate.
  • Meals will provide more zinc, calcium, iron and vitamins than the average packed lunch
  • Meals are prepared in clean, hygienic kitchens by trained catering staff following the HACCP Food Safety Management System
  • Fresh drinking water is always available for our customers in our dining rooms

Week 1

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Beef Stew & Dumplings with Mashed Potato
Fish Fingers
Moussaka & Salad
Chicken Tikka with Rice
Roast Pork, Apple Sauce with Roast Potatoes
Beef Lasagne
Chicken & Vegetable Pie with Saute Potatoes Stir Fry PorkCrispy Battered Fish & Chips Beef Curry
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Bean and VegetableVegetarian Cottage PieTomato & Basil PastaVegetables Curry & RiceCheese & Tomato Pizza
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Green Cabbage Mashed Swede &CarrotPeas CauliflowerBroccoli Medley of VegetablesSweetcorn Green BeansCarrots Peas
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Chocolate & Orange Sponge &Custard
Fresh Fruit Salad
Selection of Yoghurts &Fresh Fruit Traybakes
Orchard Cinnamon Crunchy Crumble &Custard
Fresh Fruit Salad
Selection of Yoghurts &Fresh Fruit Traybakes
Creamed Rice Pudding &Peaches or Poached Plums
Fresh Fruit Salad Selection of Yoghurts &Fresh Fruit Traybakes
Paris Sandwich &Custard
Fresh Fruit Salad Selection of Yoghurts &Fresh Fruit Traybakes
Iced Autumn Berry Sponge
Fresh Fruit Salad Selection of Yoghurts Fresh Fruit Traybakes

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Week 2

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Sausage Toad in the Hole with Mashed Potatoes
Beef Hot Pot
Spaghetti Bolognese
Chicken Enchiladas with Potato Wedges
Roast Chicken, Stuffing & Roast Potatoes
Tuna Pasta
Bake Minced Beef Pie with Lyonnaise Potatoes
Sweet & Sour Pork with Rice
Breaded Fish Goujons & Chips
Chicken Curry
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Arrabiata PastaVegetable MoussakaSweet Lentil Curry & RiceVegetable Chilli & RiceCheese & Tomato Pizza
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Green Cabbage CarrotsBroccoli SweetcornCauliflower Medley of VegetablesRoast Parsnips Green BeansMixed Salad Peas
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Jam Sponge & Custard Fresh Fruit Salad Selection of Yoghurts & Fresh Fruit TraybakesOaty Rhubarb Crumble & Custard Fresh Fruit Salad Selection of Yoghurts & Fresh Fruit TraybakesSticky Toffee Pudding & Custard Fresh Fruit Salad Selection of Yoghurts & Fresh Fruit TraybakesBlackcurrant & Oat Slice & Custard Fresh Fruit Salad Selection of Yoghurts & Fresh Fruit TraybakesChocolate Fudge Pudding & Chocolate Sauce Fresh Fruit Salad Selection of Yoghurts Fresh Fruit Travbakes

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Week 3

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MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
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Steak Pie with Sweet Potato Mash Chicken & Tomato Crunchy Topped PastaChicken Korma & Rice Salmon Nibbles with WedgesRoast Beef, Yorkshire Puddings & Roast Potatoes Minced Pork KeemaShepherds Pie Beef Meatballs in Tomato Sauce with PastaCrispy Battered Fish & Chips Chicken Curry
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Choice Cauliflower & Broccoli Cheese GratinSweet & Sour Vegetables & RiceRoot Vegetable Pie with Roast PotatoesVegetable BologneseMargherita Pizza
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Peas CarrotsBroccoli SweetcornRed Cabbage Medley of VegetablesCauliflower Green BeansCarrots Peas
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Sticky Date & Apple Bars & Custard Fresh Fruit Salad Selection of Yoghurts & Fresh Fruit TravbakesJam Roly Poly & Custard Fresh Fruit Salad Selection of Yoghurts & Fresh Fruit TravbakesCarrot Cake Fresh Fruit Salad Selection of Yoghurts & Fresh Fruit TravbakesSyrup Sponge & Custard Fresh Fruit Salad Selection of Yoghurts & Fresh Fruit TravbakesFruity Gingerbread & Custard Fresh Fruit Salad Selection of Yoghurts Fresh Fruit Travbakes

Local, fresh, healthy and tasty!