Meals on Wheels, Long Beach
Meals on Wheels of Long Beach Inc. delivers freshly cooked meals for $8.75 per day Monday-Friday, between 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Deliveries include an 8-ounce carton of 1 percent milk. An alternate dessert is available for those on a diabetic diet. Contact Client Manager Caron Adler at (562) 439-5000, ext. 1, or visit www. mowlb.org to complete an online application. To cancel a meal for the following day, you must contact Adler before 9 a.m. the prior business day. Menu is subject to change without notice.
Thursday, Sept. 16: Baked ziti with turkey, whole-grain roll, and green beans with pimentos; cheesecake; roast beef and cheese sandwich, with spinach, tomato and pickle, plus confetti slaw.
Friday, Sept. 17: Rosemary chicken breast with creamy garlic sauce, mashed sweet potatoes, and Brussels sprouts; fruit cocktail; Chinese chicken salad, with mandarin oranges, cabbage, carrots, onion and Asian dressing, plus crackers.
Monday, Sept. 20: Homemade meatloaf with brown gravy, garlic-and-chive mashed potatoes, and lemon-pepper broccoli; oatmeal cookies; egg salad sandwich, with spinach and tomato, plus homemade carrot-and-raisin salad.
Tuesday, Sept. 21: Barbecue chicken leg and thigh, mashed sweet potatoes, and seasoned cauliflower; pears with cinnamon; taco salad, with shredded chicken, diced tomato, corn, black beans, cheese, cilantro and salsa dressing, plus crackers.
Wednesday, Sept. 22: Oven-baked breaded fish with tarter sauce, oven-browned potatoes, and peas and carrots; chef ’s special cake; turkey, ham and cheese sandwich, with lettuce, tomato and pickle, plus homemade macaroni salad.