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Recipe & Glass jars for baby food

As a mom, you only want the best for your baby. That's why it's a good idea to make your own homemade baby food. There are countless recipes for baby food jars that are quick and easy to prepare. However, as a mother, you don't always find the time to prepare fresh baby food every day. That's why we've tested a selection of jars with the right preservatives to make the best baby food jars.

When to start feeding your baby?

The baby's feeding should be started preferably at 4 months or 17 weeks of age. It usually takes up to 6 months for the baby and his digestive system to get used to the food.

Recipe Baby Food Jars

Food diversification is an important step in a baby's life. When baby food jars are introduced, it all starts with the discovery of new flavours. That's why different fruits and vegetables should be tried individually during the first few weeks to make sure your baby tolerates them and does not have any allergic reactions. In addition, when introducing the first baby food jars, small quantities should be preferred.

Our Recipe:

Homemade carrot purée

  1. Peel 2kg of carrots
  2. Cut the carrots into pieces
  3. Peel 1kg of potatoes
  4. Cut the potatoes into pieces
  5. Steam the carrots and potatoes
  6. Once cooked, mash the potatoes
  7. Pour the purée into the glass jars

Which Glass Jars are the best for baby food ?

Lock-Eat preservation glass jars are the perfect solution for preserving food. The innovative clip closure is very easy to open and close. Moreover, as your baby food jars will be used very regularly, their detachable closure also makes them easy to wash. The seal is made of natural rubber and therefore 100% plastic-free. Only the best for baby! Finally, Lock Eat glass jars are ideal for freezing your baby food.

  • Glass lid
  • Natural rubber gasket
  • Fill level
  • Elastic stainless steel fastener
  • Glass jar

Baby Food Recipe

In the first few weeks you should introduce one vegetable at a time. Preparation by steam is preferred, as it retains important vitamins. The vegetables should be well pureed at the beginning. From 9 - 10 months, the baby food can be mashed with a fork.

It is recommended that the baby food consists of vegetables at ⅔ and carbohydrates at ⅓. Once your baby is accustomed to the baby food for the first time, you can gradually increase the quantity. As soon as the quantity has reached approx. 200g, you can gradually stop feeding your baby milk. The average quantity of a supplementary food is between 180g and 300g.

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Freezing baby food

Before using the swing stopper jars you should sterilize the preserving jars. For sterilization you can boil the jars, the swing stopper and the sealing ring in a pan for about 10 minutes.

Once the baby jars are filled, let them cool down and you can put them in the freezer.


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