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MyPlate is a reminder to find your healthy eating style and build it throughout your lifetime. If you have questions about MyPlate, food, or nutrition, you can use our Ask the Expert automated system. If you cannot find the answer to your questions, please send an email through the system.

MyPlate Kitchen

MyPlate Kitchen, formerly What's Cooking? USDA Mixing Bowl, provides recipes and resources to support building healthy and budget-friendly meals. Please visit our Ask the Expert automated system to search for answers to frequently asked questions, submit your own question, or for content related inquiries.

SNAP-Ed Recipe Submission

You can submit a SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) recipe for review and possible inclusion in the MyPlate Kitchen collection. Recipe requirements:

  • Part of SNAP-Ed programming, or planned to be part of SNAP-Ed programming
  • Submitted by a SNAP-Ed Implementing Agency or State Agency
  • In line with the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, MyPlate, and feature low-cost, readily accessibly ingredients     

Please submit recipes and cooking instructions to

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Mailing Address:

USDA Center for Nutrition Policy & Promotion
Food & Nutrition Service
Braddock Metro Center II
1320 Braddock Place
Alexandria, VA  22314