Cycle Menus 101

November 2015

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 1. A cycle menu is one that _______.

 2. Most commercial restaurants use a cycle menu.
 3. Schools can use a cycle menu but still offer some menu options every single day.

4. Portland Public Schools use a _______ cycle menu for lunch.

 5. Cycle menus must be repeated throughout the entire year without deviation or they won't work.
 6. When writing school menus, strive for a balance of ______.
 7.  School districts typically must make decisions about their USDA Foods allotment by ______.
8. Cycle menus must be written in exact detail with little or no ambiguity.
 9. Feedback on new menu items and recipes should be collected ________.
 10. Cycle menus can help you manage documentation for ________.


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