A delightful twist on the classic Mac and Cheese - one that's not only delicious but also packed with essential nutrients for your little one. This recipe is a lifesaver for busy parents and a hit with babies and toddlers alike. Plus, it's versatile enough to accommodate various preferences. Let's dive into this wholesome culinary adventure!
Nourishing your baby has never been this enjoyable. With this Healthy Baby Mac and Cheese recipe, you're not only providing a delicious meal but also laying the foundation for a lifetime of good eating habits. Nourishing your baby has never been this enjoyable. With this Healthy Baby Mac and Cheese recipe, you're not only providing a delicious meal but also laying the foundation for a lifetime of good eating habits
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Healthy Baby Mac and Cheese Recipe
• 15g butter
• 1 tablespoon wholemeal spelt flour
• 150 ml milk
• 50g grated cheese (tasty or mozzarella)
• ½ cup steamed veggies
• ¼ cup macaroni pasta
• Step 1 - Place ¼ cup macaroni into a pot of boiling water and cook until soft, as per the packet directions, drain and set aside.
• Step 2 - Melt the butter over low heat in a saucepan. Stir in flour to make a smooth paste.
• Step 3 - Whisk in the milk and stir until thick.
• Step 4 - Remove from the heat and stir in grated cheese until it has melted and the sauce is smooth.
• Step 5 - Mash your steamed veggies into mixture creating a smooth cheese sauce.
• Step 6 - Place ¼ cup macaroni into a pot of boiling water and cook until soft.
• Step 7 - Stir the puree through the pasta. This makes about 1 cup of baby food.
This dish is equally delightful with spirals or larger pasta shapes - a fantastic finger food option for tiny hands.
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A quick dinner solution that doesn't compromise on taste or nutrition. Give it a try, and do let us know how your little one enjoys it!