Home-Delivered Meal Re-Heating Instructions

Hot Meal Re-Heating Instructions (Regular, Therapeutic and Chinese):

Conventional oven

  • Peel back the plastic lid to vent or slit film in each section  
  • Re-heat meal in conventional oven, place meal on a cookie sheet and set oven at 350 degrees F. for 10 minutes maximum. 

Microwave oven

  • Regular, Chinese, and therapeutic frozen meals may be microwaved
  • Re-heat meal in microwave 2-3 minutes maximum on high 

Hot Meal Re-Heating Instructions (Kosher):

Conventional oven

  • Heat the oven to 300 to 325 degrees.
  • Remove the cardboard cover and place the container in the oven.
    You may put it on a cookie sheet if you wish.
  • Bake for about 10 to 15 minutes until the food is warm.
  • Remove carefully and enjoy.

Microwave oven

  • Remove the food from the alumninum container.
  • Transfer the meal to a microwave safe container such as a glass Pyrex plate.
  • Place a sheet of wax paper over the microwave container if it doesn't already have a cover.
  • Microwave on high for 2 to 3 minutes maximum.
  • Remove carefully and enjoy.

Frozen Meal Re-Heating Instructions:

Conventional oven

  • Peel back the plastic lid to vent or slit film in section  
  • Heat frozen meal in conventional oven, place meal on cookie sheet and set oven at 350 degrees F. for 30 minutes maximum. 

Microwave oven

  • Regular and therapeutic frozen meals may be microwaved.  
  • Heat frozen meal in microwave 3-5 minutes maximum on high  
  • DO NOT MICROWAVE KOSHER MEALS IN THE TRAY, IT IS METAL AND WILL BURN 

DO NOT USE A TOASTER OVEN TO REHEAT UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES

If you have any questions, please phone the Nutrition Department at Springwell (617) 972-5700.
307 Waverley Oaks Road, Suite 205, Waltham, MA 02452
Phone
617-926-4100
Fax
617-926-9897
TTY
617-923-1562
General email
inforef@springwell.com
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