Sweet Potato Baby Food: A Simple Puree

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This simple to make, sweet potato baby food recipe is an easy puree that is quick, easy and great for babies 6 months of age or older! It’s popular first food for babies, and is packed with vitamins and nutrients!

– Quick and Easy – Only one ingredient, plus water – Microwave, Boil, or Roast: Many Cooking Methods

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How to make Sweet Potato Baby Food


Preheat oven and prep your potatoes: Preheat oven to 400 F. Cut potatoes lengthwise. Place potatoes flesh side down on a sheet tray covered with parchment paper.


Roast Potatoes: Pour 8oz water onto the sheet tray. Roast for 60 minutes or until tender. The potatoes should be bubbling and caramelized. 


Puree Sweet Potatoes: Spoon out the flesh/peel off the skin and put into a blender with about a cup of water. Puree until you have a smooth consistency.

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