Bebe Pesto - 7 Months+
- 1/2 cup Fresh Basil Leaves
- (cleaned and chopped)
- 1/4 cup Whole Milk Ricotta Cheese
- 1/4 tsp Nutmeg
- Breast Milk or Formula (as needed)
Blend the ingredients together in a food processor or the Beaba babycook. Use as much or as little breast milk (or formula) as needed to reach the desired consistency. This bebe pesto is a great way to jazz up rice or multi-grain cereal and also makes a great finger food for older bebes spread on small pieces of soft bread. This recipe will keep for up to 3 days in the fridge or 3 months in the freezer.
Some of the Awesome Health Benefits:
-Basil is a good source of vitamin A, helping to protect cells. Magnesium is also found in basil and is an essential mineral for the heart and blood vessels. More nutrients found in basil include: iron, calcium, potassium and vitamin C.
This recipe is Gluten-Free and Vegetarian.