Parsnips are great first food. They are a sweeter veg so your baby is much more likely to accept the flavour from the start. Make sure you offer sweeter tastes after your baby has tried bitter veggies like cauliflower, spinach and broccoli first.
For tips and advice on how to start weaning, read my getting started weaning plan here.
Parsnip Puree Baby Food
- 1 large parsnip
- 2 tbsp water
- Peel and dice the parsnip and place in a saucepan.
- Add the water and cover with a lid.
- Cook on the hob for 10-13 minutes.
- Blend for 2 minutes to make a smooth puree.