How to make for the kid vegetable puree

How to make for the kid vegetable puree

Kids grow very quickly, and there comes the moment when mothers think of a feeding up. The best option in that case is to make for the kid vegetable puree. It can be bought already ready, but many parents, without trusting quality of purchased products, do puree independently.


1. It is better to begin a puree feeding up with so-called neutral vegetables: squash, cauliflower or potatoes. Then it is already possible to add carrots, broccoli, green peas and so forth.

2. Put vegetables in cold water for 3-4 hours. Soaking in such a way removes a part of the nitrates which are in products.

3. Any vegetable which is a part of puree needs to be washed carefully flowing water. At strong pollution use a brush that, for example, at a cauliflower all inflorescences were clean. Peel potatoes and a squash. If products last year's, but not a fresh harvest (for example, you prepare in the spring), rind a little bigger thickness, than usually. The frozen vegetables, without defreezing, put in the boiling water.

4. It is possible to cook products, having used the double boiler. At such way of processing vegetables keep the maximum quantity of useful substances and do not lose color.

5. If there is no double boiler, it is possible just to steam, for example, using a colander or special nozzles in the form of a lattice for a pan. Cooking directly in water deprives vegetables of the most part of vitamins, but broth can be used further.

6. To make for the kid vegetable puree, it is necessary to crush all products. It is convenient to use the blender. At its absence the small grater or even a fork which can mash already boiled vegetables will approach. After crushing boil puree about 5 more minutes. Once again shake up in the blender that it became homogeneous mass.

7. Add vegetable broth to quite thick mashed potatoes which at you turned out. Some mothers add the decanted breast milk.

8. Add half a teaspoon of olive oil for digestion improvement to mix. Do not put salt, sugar and other flavoring additives in puree.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team