Sweet potato is an ideal first food for your weaning baby due to it's natural sweetness and smooth texture when blended. The combined apple in this simple recipes adds another layer of flavour while slightly increasing the texture. Your baby will love this treat!
1 sweet potato, peeled and cubed
1 apple, peeled and cubed
Makes: 1oz x 16
Cook Time: 15 minutes
- Steam the sweet potato for about 10 minutes.
- Add the apple and steam for a further 5 minutes, until they are both soft.
- In a food processor or blender, blend the sweet potato and apple, using as much water as necessary to reach the desired texture.
- Place into portion pots and freeze for future use.
Weaning and Storage
4-6 months – Blended to Runny Puree
6-7 months - Smooth and slightly thicker puree, no lumps
7-8 months - Thicker puree with increased texture
8-9 months - Minced and mashed with soft lumps.
9-12 months – Minced and finely chopped.
Our award winning Starter Weaning Set set has all the pots you need to batch cook, portion and safely store food for your weaning baby.