Whole Ancient Grain Baby Cereal

This blend of ancient and whole grains can be topped with homemade apple butter, fruit compote or any fruit puree!  Grind grains to appropriate consistency/texture and serve up this tasty breakfast to your baby or tot.

What you’ll need

  • ¼ cup quinoa (uncooked)
  • ¼ cup brown rice (uncooked)
  • ¼ cup barley (uncooked)
  • 1 cup water

How to make it

  1. Grind grains using a coffee grinder until a fine powder and place in an airtight container for later use.
  2. Mix 1 cup water with ¼ cup of the fine cereal powder in a saucepan.
  3. Bring to a boil and simmer for about 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  4. Whisk in breastmilk or formula (optional).
  5. Serve with homemade apple-strawberry butter or other fruit puree (optional).

6+ months

Always check with your child’s doctor first if you have any questions about introducing new foods and textures


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