Courgette Puree Weaning Recipe
First tastes

It's courgette o'clock!

Time to try a new yummy veggie taste!

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  • Vegetarian
  • Soya free
  • Nut free
  • Gluten free
  • Dairy free
  • Egg free


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  • 1 courgette (about 150 g/5½ oz), halved lengthways and cut into 5 mm/¼ inch thick slices


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  1. Steam or boil the courgette in a saucepan over a medium heat for 8–10 minutes until completely tender.
  2. Purée in a food processor, or using a hand blender, until smooth.
Fun for little ones

Fun for little ones

A courgette doubles up as a handy microphone. Why not have a sing to your little one or interview them about how their day is going?!

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Swap this for that

Once your little one is used to plain courgette, why not try adding a pinch of basil or oregano to mix it up?

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Top tip!

You can thin all the purées using your baby’s usual milk, if you prefer!

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