It’s that time of the year again when kids are going back to school! Just because your home will be emptier during the day doesn’t mean you have more free time, though. If anything, your life as a parent gets a lot busier when the school year starts.
Between taking them to and from school, packing their lunches, going to extra-curricular activities, and welcoming their friends for homework sessions and sleepovers, your schedule is packed from wall to wall. And don’t forget about the age-old question: What’s for dinner tonight?
InnovAsian Cuisine has revolutionized cooking for small families or large gatherings with their easy-to-prepare, frozen recipes. You can effortlessly mix and match their portfolio of products to create full, versatile meals including orange chicken, sweet and sour chicken, vegetable fried rice, potstickers, and more! These meals are easy to cook, and you can trust that all the hungry mouths at your table will enjoy them! No more worrying about picky eaters who won’t touch what’s on their plate.
Whenever you’re craving Chinese food or you want to pack your kid something other than a traditional sandwich for lunch, choose InnovAsian. The next time you need to spice up one of your entrées with a side dish, think InnovAsian. When you want to whip up a quick and delicious meal for your kids and their friends, cook up some InnovAsian. These dishes fit perfectly into any routine and adapt to spontaneity with ease. Every part of your life is an InnovAsian occasion!
To get you started, here is a refreshing summer recipe that can be the hero of the last summer hangouts before school begins!
Orange chicken wraps with Asian-style ranch dressing
- 1 1-lb box InnovAsian Orange Chicken
- 1/2 cup plain, unsweetened Greek yogurt
- 3 tablespoons buttermilk
- 3 tablespoons soy sauce
- 3 teaspoons rice vinegar
- 2 teaspoons honey
- 2 teaspoons toasted sesame oil
- 2 teaspoons freshly grated ginger
- 1/2 teaspoon wasabi powder
- 4 spinach wraps
- 3 cups chopped kale
- 3 cups Asian slaw
- 2 cups shredded carrot
Prepare the InnovAsian Orange Chicken according to the package directions. While the chicken is cooking, whisk together the yogurt, buttermilk, soy sauce, vinegar, honey, sesame oil, ginger, and wasabi in a small bowl until combined. Spread some dressing on spinach wraps, layer with prepared orange chicken, kale, Asian slaw, and carrots. Wrap and serve with additional orange chicken sauce.
For more inspiration, here are some more fun dishes you can make with InnovAsian’s frozen products. These will surely impress whoever steps into your kitchen, and you can surprise them when you tell them how easy it was to prepare!
- Asian chicken and waffles
- Simple-and-easy spam musubi
- Teriyaki chicken pot pie
- Anytime street tacos
- Pineapple fried rice
- Chicken lettuce cups
- Mango sticky rice
Helping local businesses has become even more important during the COVID-19 pandemic. Even though InnovAsian is a national company whose name can be found in supermarkets across the country, it is based here in Tukwila! InnovAsian takes pride in creating jobs for people in Washington state and has worked on philanthropic events with Meals On Wheels, FareStart, and the Tukwila Food Pantry.
Make every day an InnovAsian occasion! Click here to learn more about their wide variety of Asian cuisine and where to find your meal solutions for this back-to-school season and beyond. Follow them on Instagram @eatinnovasian.