Winter recipes for babies aged 6 months to 11 months

Winter recipes for babies aged 6 months to 11 months

Brrr, it’s cold outside! And nothing is better for small stomachs (and adults) than a bowl or plate full of warming winter food. So from comforting casseroles and (gently) spicy curries to casseroles, soups, hotpots and pies, we’ve put together the best of our winter baby recipes for you.

We have made sure to include recipes for all ages, including some seasonal vegetable purees for weaned beginners, as well as dishes like korma, lasagna and mashed potatoes for more confident self-feeding. There are even a few fruity porridge and – of course – some delicious, pampering puddings too!

Here is our selection of the best winter recipes that are easy to prepare, suitable for babies from 6 months to 11 months

1. Chicken with sweet potato, scallion and carrots


A tasty 1st puree that combines baked chicken breast with 3 different root vegetables. Suitable for babies from 6 months.

Spicy apple puree

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Notes of nutmeg and cinnamon add a little wintry spice to a classic apple puree. Suitable from 6 months.

3. Zucchini and cauliflower puree


A double-veg puree that is extra tasty with a little bit of cheese grated on top. Suitable from 6 months.

4. Spinach and roasted carrot puree

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Yes, it looks a bit ‘muddy green’, but babies do not mind – and the roasted carrot adds the most delicious touch of sweetness to the iron-packed spinach. Suitable from 6 months.

5. Cheesy cod with sweet potato


Steamed sweet potato works so well with poached (or microwave) cod and melted cheese. Suitable for babies from 6 months.

6. Courgette, pea and kale puree


Super simple, vitamin-rich veggie trio. To make the changes a little smaller, you can replace the courgette, peas or kale with broccoli, spinach or broad beans. Suitable from 6 months.

7. Eggplant and red pepper curry


A painfully easy to make veggie curry that tastes great along with finger-food slices of pita bread or naan. Suitable from 7 months.

8. Apple and cinnamon porridge


Set up a warming porridge breakfast with boiled fruit and a sprinkle of cinnamon. Suitable from 7 months.

9. Cheesy broccoli and cauliflower


A delicious sticky, cheesy vegetable melt. Suitable from 7 months.

10. Banana porridge


Add extra flavor to porridge with banana, raisins and cinnamon. Suitable from 7 months.

11. Chicken and root vegetable puree

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A nice, warming root vegetable and chicken combination with cheese and just a splash of oregano. Also works well with leftovers of boiled chicken. Suitable from 7 months.

12. Chicken and raisin korma


A mild and creamy chicken curry, made on coconut milk. Suitable from 8 months.

13. Baby’s first chili


A traditional Mexican chili recipe that is deliciously baby-friendly and does enough to feed the whole family. Suitable from 8 months.

14. Mediterranean fish stew

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A vegetable-filled stew with tasty chunks of poached white fish or salmon. Suitable from 8 months.

15. Lamb ice cream pot


A super-simple chuck-it-all-in-the-pot pot that does enough for the whole family. Suitable from 8 months.

16. Mini moussaka


A baby-friendly version of the classic Greek dish, with eggplant, tomatoes and 2 types of cheese. Suitable from 8 months.

17. Winter vegetable stew


A super tasty stew with a crispy cheese-and-breadcrumb topping. Make enough for 6 to 8 servings. Suitable from 9 months.

18. Lancashire hotpot


You can use beef or lamb in this baby-friendly version of the traditional meat, vegetable and potato dish (and there is enough to feed the whole family). Suitable from 9 months.

19. Mini fish pies with cheesy potato topping

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Tasty cod pies with mash-tops-and-potato-tops. This recipe makes 6, so can batch bake and pop a few in the freezer. Suitable from 9 months.

20. Creamy beef pasta bag


Ricotta, herbs and breadcrumbs add a little twist to this meaty pasta baking. Suitable from 9 months.

21. Mini jacket potatoes with ratatouille


A nice, full-bodied, vegetable-packed sauce for baked spuds. Do enough for 4. Suitable from 9 months.

22. Meatless spaghetti bolognese


A quick, soy farce-based version of the classic spaghetti dish that should easily feed your child and at least 2 adults. Suitable from 9 months.

23. Traditional lasagne


Beef mince, Italian tomatoes, white sauce, pasta plates, cheesy topping: heaven for the under-1s! Makes, easy to puree or chop, and freezes really well. Suitable from 9 months.

24. Land vegetable casserole


There are 5 different kinds of vegetables in this casserole and it has a nice cheesy breadcrumb topping. Suitable from 9 months.

25. Chicken and lentil stew

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A tasty, protein-filled stew: Most babies find lentils super easy to eat. Suitable for babies from 9 months.

26. Mild lamb curry recipe for baby


A great food for the whole family curry with dried fruits, a touch of spice and coconut milk. Suitable for babies from 9 months.

27. Mild vegetable crust


A gentle korma with green beans, cauliflower, carrot, dried coconut and ginger. Suitable from 9 months.

28. Tender the beef stew with dumplings


A parsley flavor with delicious dumplings: ranges for 6 to 8. Suitable from 9 months.

29. Pasta, carrot and lentil soup


Lentils add protein to this simple and easy to make soup. Suitable from 9 months.

30. Eggplant and tomato bag


A lovely veggie bag with melted mozzarella. Suitable from 10 months.

31. Healthy bean stew


Kidney beans, celery, garlic, carrots – with a little grated cheddar on top. Suitable from 10 months.

32. Baked apple with raisins and fromage frais

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A super easy apple pudding, filled with cinnamon raisins and served with a touch of fromage frais. Suitable from 10 months.

33. Superhero soup


A batch of this butternut squash and carrot soup will make up to 6 vitamin-filled servings. Suitable from 10 months.

34. Stewed rhubarb crumble

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A stomach-pleasing stewed fruit pillow with cinnamon and almonds in the crumble top. Suitable from 10 months.

35. Tunpasta bage


That classic pasta cake – with sweet corn and a touch of parsley. Suitable from 11 months.

36. Vegetarian lasagna with green lentils


A 40-minute veggie lasagna with carrots, courgettes, mushrooms, tomatoes and lentils. Serves 6 servings. Suitable from 11 months.

37. Chopped lamb bag


We love this tasty ‘lasagne-light’, where sliced ​​tomatoes replace the layers of pasta and white sauce. Make enough for a family of 6. Suitable from 11 months.

38. Mild chicken curry


Coconut milk, garlic and a cook-in sauce make this a delicious quick 20-minute meal. Suitable from 11 months.

39. Slowly cooked beef stew


A really tender stew, with notes of parsley and thyme, and lovely chunks of butternut squash and carrot. Suitable from 11 months.

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