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Blueberry, Pear & Banana: Annabel Karmel’s Baby Recipes!

Blueberry, Pear & Banana: Annabel Karmel’s Baby Recipes!

Here’s a taste of what you’ll find, in this extract…

Makes 3 portions
Suitable from 6 months

You can add banana to this recipe or in summer try the combination of blueberry, pear and peach. If the purée is very runny you can thicken it with some baby cereal or some crushed rusk.


2 ripe pears, peeled,
cored and diced
150g (5oz) blueberries
1 ripe banana,
peeled and sliced


1 Put the pears and blueberries into a saucepan and simmer for 5 minutes until soft.
2 Remove the pan from the heat, add the banana and blend the fruit until smooth.

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This is an edited extract from Quick and Easy Weaning by Annabel Karmel, rrp $24.99.


Written by Franki Hobson

Franki Hobson has worn many hats during her many years as a women's lifestyle journalist and editor. Her launching pad was COSMOPOLITAN magazine, where she moved from News & Entertainment Editor to Features Director, covering everything from the legalisation of the Morning After Pill to Gwen Stefani, fashion, beauty, sex, health, fitness, entertainment and relationships.

Franki Hobson is a contributing lifestyle writer for The Carousel.

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