Recipe of the Month!Early Learning Centre Victoria

Recipe of the Month!

parent-resources | By Where We Grow | August 31, 2023

Can you believe it is the last day of winter?

August’s recipe of the month is guaranteed to be a warm snack your children will love as we leave the cold weather behind…. Chicken, Zucchini and Carrot Rolls!


  • Chicken mince – 500g
  • Wholemeal bread crumbs – 1 cup
  • Zucchinis (grated) – 1
  • Carrot – 1
  • Tomato – 70g
  • Spring onions (chopped) – 2
  • Egg – 1
  • Parsley – 1/4 cup
  • Puff pastry – 4 sheets


  1. Preheat oven to 200°C/180°C fan-forced. Line two baking trays with baking paper.
  2. Place chicken, breadcrumbs, zucchini, carrot, tomato sauce, spring onion, egg and parsley in a large bowl, then season with salt and paper. Mix until well combined.
  3. Spoon one-eighth of the mince mixture lengthways down the centre of one pastry half. Roll up to enclose filling. Repeat with remaining filling and pastry.
  4. Cut each roll into four equal pieces and place on trays, seam-side down. Cut shallow slits on top of each roll. Brush tops with egg wash.
  5. Bake for 30 minutes or until pastry is puffed and golden. Cool slightly
  6. Serve sausage rolls warm with tomato sauce
  7. Enjoy!

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