They are provided from the ward kitchen. You can make your own choice from the menu,
however will be encouraged to have a variety of the different foods available. A meal
consists of two courses, i.e. main course (not soup) and dessert. Lunch is a cold meal
and the evening meal is hot. You may include a drink with your meals, which should be
prepared in advance of the mealtime or fruit juice from the menu.
You will be expected to choose:
A protein food i.e. meat, poultry, fish, egg, cheese or vegetarian main dish.
A starchy food i.e. potato (any kind), pasta, rice or bread.
This will be served with vegetables if a hot meal is chosen or a small salad if it is a cold
meal. The salad must be accompanied by one of the following:
Packet of crisps
This will allow you to challenge a variety of different foods, rather than becoming
dependent on lettuce, tomatoes and cucumber.
There will be a choice of dessert from either:
Pudding and custard, sauce, ice cream
Yoghurt (not diet)
Fruit (once per day)
Cheese and biscuits