Using Oral Nutritional Supplements in cooking

 

Can I use oral nutritional supplements in cooking?

Yes, some people may prefer to take oral nutritional supplements that have been incorporated into other foods and drinks. 

Oral nutritional supplements can be used to fortify a variety of meals, desserts and drinks. You can replace milk in sauces, cakes, desserts and drinks with a milkshake style supplement. Have a look at the recipe section on the website to see some more great ideas for incorporating your oral nutritional supplement into cooking. 

Can I heat oral nutritional supplements?

Yes, some people may prefer to take oral nutritional supplements warm, especially if they want to incorporate certain flavours into soups, hot drinks or custard. For example, oral nutritional supplements can be gently warmed to make hot chocolate.

Decant the oral nutritional supplements into a pan and warm through gently without boiling, as boiling may alter the taste and damage the sensitive vitamins.

Can I freeze oral nutritional supplements?

Yes, decant the oral nutritional supplements into a freezer safe container or ice cube tray and freeze. You can also freeze oral nutritional supplements in ice lolly moulds.