Homemade Peach and Banana Baby Food Recipes

Published by 
Jess Miller
Last updated: 
July 21, 2014
Peach and Banana Fruits

Peach and banana are both soft fruits that make them particularly easy to turn into baby proof. Even better is the fact that these two fruits taste delicious together, giving off a distinctly tropical flavor that many babies love.

Remember, always consult with your pediatrician regarding introducing new foods to your baby.

So without any further procrastination, let us jump into the peach and banana baby food recipes you can easily prepare at home using fresh and natural ingredients.

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Peach and Banana Baby Mash

A simple to make baby food with a tropical taste.

Ingredients:

  • 1 peach
  • 1/2 ripe banana

Directions:

1. Peel and pit peach.
2. Steam the peach if needed and mash thoroughly.
3. Peel the banana and thoroughly mix through the peach mash.
4. (Optional) Puree if needed for your baby's texture preference.

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Peach and Banana Baby Blizzard

A sweet and refreshing baby dish, ideal for the warmer months.

Ingredients:

  • 1 peach
  • 1/2 ripe banana

Directions:

1. Peel and pit peach then cut into pieces.
2. Pace peach pieces into a freezer bag and freeze overnight.
3. Remove frozen peach pieces from the freezer and add to food processor (or pureeing appliance of choice).
4. Peel banana and add to food processor.
5. Puree until desired consistency is reached.
6. Serve to baby while still cold.

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Peach and Banana Power Porridge

A sweet yet nutritious meal for your baby.

Ingredients:

  • 1 small ripe peach
  • 1/2 ripe banana
  • 1 tablespoon breast milk (or formula)

Directions:

1. Halve and pit peach.
2. Place peach into the microwave on high for 1 minute.
3. (Caution: burn hazard) Remove peach from microwave and leave to cool a little before removing the skin.
4. Puree peach and banana in a food processor (or puree appliance of choice).
5. Whisk beast milk into the mixture with a fork.

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Peach Banana Compote

While this baby food recipe is more complicated and time-consuming than the others, the results are both delicious and nutritious.

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup of apple juice
  • 1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice
  • 4 large peaches (peeled, pitted, quartered)
  • 2 ripe bananas (cut into 1 inch cubes)
  • 1/2 cup plain yogurt

Directions:

1. Combine apple juice and lemon juice in a medium saucepan and bring to a simmer.
2. Turn the heat down until barely simmering and add peach quarters.
3. Cook uncovered for roughly 15 minutes or until the peaches are tender.
4. Remove the pan from the heat and leave the peaches to cool in the apple and lemon liquid 30 minutes.
5. Once cool, remove the peach pieces with a slotted serving spoon and chop into small pieces.
6. Add the peach pieces to bowl with yogurt and banana.
7. Mix the bowl with a fork until desired consistency is reached.
8. Serve to your baby immediately. Freeze any leftovers that won't be eaten the next day. (Makes approx. 3 1/2 cups).

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Peach and Banana Oats

A simple and wholesome baby dish full of tropical flavor.

Ingredients:

  • 1 small ripe peach
  • 1/2 ripe banana
  • 1 tablespoon oats (rolled oats for older babies, baby oatmeal for babies just starting solids)

Directions:

1. Halve and pit peach, remove the skin.
2. Combine ingredients in food processor or blender.
3. Blend until desired consistency is achieved.
4. (Optional) To thicken add more oats or oatmeal, one teaspoon at a time until desired consistency is achieved.

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oatmeal on white bowl beside yellow banana

Peach and Banana Teething Soother Popsicle

A delicious yet practical way to help alleviate your babies teething pain. The cold temperature helps decrease inflammation and dull pain. Very easy to prepare.

Depending on the size of your popsicle mold this will make up to 8 popsicles.

Ingredients:

  • 2 fresh peaches (peeled and chopped)
  • 1 ripe banana
  • 1 cup yogurt (all natural)

Directions:

1. Add all ingredients to food processor (or puree appliance of choice).
2. Puree until a smooth consistent texture is achieved.
3. Pour the mixture into popsicle molds.
4. Place into the freezer and freeze overnight.

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Peach and Banana Baby Rice

A tropical baby food recipe with substance, the rice helps keep baby full and happy.

Ingredients:

  • 4 tablespoons of peach puree (homemade)
  • 1/2 ripe banana(mashed)
  • 1 tablespoon of yogurt (all natural)
  • 1 tablespoon of cooked rice
  • 1 teaspoon of coconut oil

Directions:

1. Add all ingredients to food processor (or puree appliance of choice).
2. Puree until a smooth consistent texture is achieved.
3. (Optional) Add more rice to thicken if needed.
4. (Optional)Thin with breast milk or formula if needed.

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Peach and Banana Baby Smoothie

Tired of cereal and puree? Your baby will love this great tasting smoothie.

Ingredients:

  • 2 small ripe peaches
  • 1/2 ripe banana
  • 1 cup breast milk (or formula)

Directions:

1. Halve and pit peaches.
2. Cut banana into 1/2 inch chunks.
3. Place banana, peach and 1/2 the cup of breast milk into the food processor or blender.
4. Blend until smooth.
5. Add remaining breast milk and blend for a further minute.
6. (optional) Serve over ice if the weather is hot for a super refreshing baby meal

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Peach and Banana Super Food

Have you heard about the health benefits that quinoa provides? Not only is it nutritious but can easily be added to baby food to pass the benefits onto your little baby.

Ingredients:

  • 1 peach
  • 1 banana
  • 1/2 cup of white quinoa

Directions:

1. Cook the quinoa following the directions on the box. (make sure the end result is nice and soft).
2. Peel, pit and cut the peach into chunks.
3. Cut the banana into pieces.
4. Add banana, peach and cooked quinoa to the food processor (or pureeing appliance of choice).
5. Blend until desired consistency is reached.
6. (Optional) Add filtered water if the puree is too thick.
7. Store excess in a reusable baby food pouch.

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Ripe peach fruit

Peach and Banana Monster Smoothie

Looking for a sneaky way to feed your baby his greens? Try this tasty smoothy with the tropical taste of peach and banana with an unusual look. The spinach leaves will make this smoothie turn a lovely shade of green.

Ingredients:

  • 1 peach (peeled, pitted and cut into chunks)
  • Handful of spinach
  • 1 Banana (peeled and cut into chunks)
  • 1/2 cup of orange juice
  • 1/2 cup of apple juice

Directions:

1. Combine all ingredients in a blender (or puree appliance of choice).
2. Blend until smooth or desired consistency is reached..
3. (Optional) add more orange juice or apple juice if needed to thin out the mixture.
4. Serve in your baby's favorite cup

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Do you know any homemade baby food recipes prominently featuring banana and peach? If you have a recipe or modification you would love to share, leave it below.

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