Nourishing Families with Del Monte Foods This Holiday Season

Del Monte Foods and Healthier Generation are committed to supporting the whole health of children and families. In addition to nourishing the body, mealtime gatherings can build children’s social skills, boost confidence, and increase feelings of happiness. Meals are also an opportunity to share and strengthen traditions - from family favorite foods to time-honored dishes to the ways in which we gather.

This holiday season, Del Monte Foods and Healthier Generation have teamed up to celebrate and honor connection through mealtimes. Whether you’re heading to a potluck, gathering loved ones for a special dinner, or celebrating a child’s accomplishment, our recipes will bring a sense of nurturing and comfort to the table. The simple instructions make it easy to get kids involved in preparing the meal, and our companion resources set the stage for connection and fun.

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Anytime Bruschetta

Bruschetta, the iconic Roman starter, can be enjoyed all year - not just in the summer. This recipe is so simple and delicious to make anytime, and you can make countless variations.

Cinnamon Cranberry Pear Sauce

Jazz up plain cranberries with the sweetness of pears and scent of cinnamon to serve with turkey, pork roast or grilled chicken. Delicious on sandwiches too.

Elote Salad

Elote is the favorite grilled corn Mexican street food. In salad form, it is called esquites and combines the same delicious ingredients in an easy-to-make, off-the-cob vibrant side dish.

Fluffy Mashed Potatoes

Broth lends a balanced, savory flavor to mashed potatoes, so you don’t miss the butter or cream.

Skillet Corn Bake

Delicious with turkey, ham, and other holiday sides, this rich and savory corn bake has a light, fluffy texture with pops of golden sweet corn in every bite.

Spinach & Artichoke Lasagna

Around the holidays or any time, this lasagna makes a perfect meal for the meatless folks at the table and is satisfying enough for everyone else.

Upside Down Pear Pie

Inspired by the French Tarte Tatin, this rustic, flavorful pie is beautiful, yet simple.