April 12, 2014

Baby Food - Broccoli Carrot Puree For Babies

Broccoli is a good source of vitamin c and also contains beta carotene, folic acid, omega 3 and packed with many other wonderful nutrients. It can be combined  with other veggies like carrots or potatoes.

When you are introducing something new to your baby, always give in a smaller portion and then gradually increase the amount. Lets see the recipe…

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Broccoli – 4 florets

Carrot – 1, Peeled & cubed

Formula Milk – As required


Clean the veggies. Peel the carrot and cube it. Dice the florets to small size.

Add the diced carrot and broccoli florets to a pan with 1 cup water let it boil.

Cook until tender ( will take 10-12 mins).

Prepare some formula milk as per pack guidelines . Let the veggies cool a bit and puree it using some formula milk.

Transfer to a feeding bowl.

Adjust the puree consistency using some more formula milk if you find it so thick.

Feed this healthy puree to your baby.


  • You can also steam the veggies (will take 10-15mins).
  • Use only formula milk or breast milk or some boiled water for preparing baby food.
  • The texture of the puree purely depends up on you.
  • To make the puree on a sweeter side always select a sweet carrot.
  • It may cause gas in some babies.



Beena.stephy said...

Perfect healthy food for kids

Farin Ahmed said...

Very healthy food for babies dear!!! Nice post

Rani acharyulu said...

Healthy and yummy recipe for babies.

Poornima Porchelvan said...

Very healthy food and also a useful post. Happy to follow to your site.

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