Today’s recipe is from Babease, where they passionately believe that the exciting journey of food starts from the very first mouthful. This dish is perfect for cold winter days.
Prep: 10 minutes Cook: 10 minutes
- 280g pumpkin, chopped
- 1 small onion, diced
- 1 tablespoons fresh ginger, grated
- 2 garlic cloves, grated
- 1 tsp coriander
- 1 tsp cumin
- 1/2-1 tsp cinnamon
- 180ml veg stock (or water)
- 180ml passata
- 1 400g can chickpeas, drained 170 ml coconut milkTo serve:
• brown rice, coriander, lime, yogurt, (optional!)
Heat a pan over medium heat with a splash of oil. Add pumpkin and onion, let cook, covered, for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add ginger, garlic and spices, cook 30 seconds until fragrant. Stir in veg stock, passata, coconut milk and chickpeas. Simmer 5 minutes or until pumpkin is tender, can keep at a simmer until ready to serve. Remove a portion for your little one and then season the remainder with salt to taste. Serve over rice with a squeeze of lime juice, a dollop of yogurt and a sprinkling of coriander.
Simply blend the vegetables to desired consistency before adding herbs & spices for your baby to enjoy. Add a burst of flavour by adding some ginger & spices if your little one is at the right stage.