AK Club Members get access to hundreds of great recipes suitable for babies, toddlers, and the whole family. Join for FREE today! Join the AK Club
Piccolo – Back to School -LB
Warburtons – leaderboard
App – leaderboad
Jumeirah – leader board
CBTMP – leaderboard
Finger Food Guide – leaderboard
British Lion Eggs – leaderboard
Join the AK Club

Join the Club

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Up the fun at lunchtime with this hungry caterpillar! Here comes The Very Hungry Caterpillar! This sandwich train is a show-stopping centerpiece for any lunch table.  It’s also ideal for sharing.

For another fun lunchtime idea, try these Tomato Snail Wraps

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Makes: 1 caterpillar
Great for:  12-18 Months 18 Months-2 Years Kids 2-4 Years Kids 4+ Years
Login or Join the AK Club to view this recipe.

For the Sandwiches:

6 slices medium sliced brown bread
6 slices medium sliced white bread
3 tablespoons cream cheese
3 tablespoons mango chutney
1/4 cucumber, thinly sliced
a little softened butter
3 large slices edam or Swiss cheese
1 large tomato, thinly sliced

To Decorate:

1 medium tomato
1 cooked pea
edam or Swiss cheese
  1. Make the brown sandwiches. Spread one side of the bread with a little butter, top with edam and sliced tomato. Sandwich together.
  2. Make the white sandwiches. Spread one side with 1 tablespoon of cream cheese. Spread the other with mango chutney. Top with cucumber then sandwich together.
  3. Cut out three rounds from each sandwich using a 3cm round cutter.
  4. Arrange the sandwiches in a “s” shape to make the body of the caterpillar and arrange on a board. Make the face of the caterpillar by making eyes from slicing the pea in half and sticking onto the tomato with cream cheese to make the eyes. Make a mouth out of cheese and stick to the tomato.
  5. Make ears out of thin strips of cucumber and push into the top of the tomato. Slice chunks of cucumber and use to make the feet.

You may also like...

Our products...