Pea baby food puree

Pea baby food puree

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About this recipe: Great for busy mums and dads to make a bunch on a Sunday and freeze for the weeks ahead. This can be used with other first foods for your baby! Apples or pears are fun or even green beans. Make sure it is mild enough for your baby's developing digestive system. You can also use fresh peas instead of frozen if you have them.


Makes: 12 portions

  • 675g frozen garden peas
  • 125ml breast milk

Prep:5min  ›  Cook:15min  ›  Ready in:20min 

  1. Place a steamer insert into a saucepan and fill with water to just below the bottom of the steamer. Bring water to the boil. Add peas, cover, and steam until tender, about 15 minutes.
  2. Place peas and breast milk in a blender or food processor and puree until creamy. Strain the mixture through a fine sieve to remove any lumps.
  3. Spread pea mixture into an ice cube tray, cover with cling film and freeze until solid, 2 to 3 hours. Transfer frozen cubes to a resealable plastic bag and store in the freezer.
  4. To serve, heat cubes in the microwave for about 30 seconds until warm but not hot. Stir thoroughly.

Cook's notes

You can substitute formula or water for the breast milk.
Store frozen cubes in the freezer for up to 2 months.

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My little guy loved it! Very easy to make and to freeze - 21 Jun 2016

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