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Trio of Root Vegetables

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    This easy to make tasty dish is a great first food to introduce your baby to, ideal for babies and toddlers and you could even use any left overs as a base to make a soup with.
    Trio of Root Vegetables


    From 6 months 
    Suitable for freezing
    MAKES 6 PORTIONS


    Ingredients 
    • 200g sweet potato, peeled and chopped
    • 200g carrots , peeled and chopped
    • 100g parsnips, peeled and chopped

      

    How to make a Trio of Root Vegetables

    1. Steam the root vegetables for about 20 minutes or until tender.
    2. Blend the vegetables to a puree adding a little of the boiled water at the bottom of the steamer (about 75ml) or some of your baby’s usual milk to make a good consistency for your baby.
    3. Steaming is the best way to preserve nutrients but if you don’t have a steamer,
    4. put the vegetables into a saucepan and just cover with boiling water. 
    5. Cover the pan with a lid and cook over a medium heat until tender (about 20 minutes).
    6. Drain the vegetables and blend to a puree using a little of the cooking liquid or you could add a little of your baby’s usual milk.

     


    Recipes supplied by http://www.annabelkarmel.com/

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