Chicken Puree Recipe with Carrots & Apple (6-9 Month Baby)2013-01-09
Introduce your baby to chicken with this tasty chicken puree recipe. The carrots and apple add a sweetness and flavour that babies love and give the puree a smoother texture. You could also make this using sweet potato instead of the carrots.
1/2 tbsp olive oil
1/2 small onion, peeled and chopped
350g/12oz carrots, peeled and sliced
250ml/8 fl oz unsalted chicken stock or use water with a bay leaf
1 chicken breast (approx. 125g/4oz)
1 small apple, cored, peeled and chopped
Heat the olive oil in a saucepan and sautÃ© the onion till softened. Add the sliced carrots, pour over the chicken stock or water and bay leaf and bring to the boil. Reduce the heat, then cover and cook for 10 minutes.
Cut the chicken into pieces and add to the carrots together with the chopped apple, and continue to cook for 10 minutes. Remove the bay leaf if necessary. Puree in a blender and then spoon some of the puree into your babyâ€™s bowl and serve lukewarm. Freeze the remainder in individual portions