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Can babies have food cooked with double cream?

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Takemyhand Mon 21-Oct-19 15:58:34

Sorry asking here for traffic!

I can’t see anything definitive online. I was going to cook some creamy tomato pasta sauce but the recipes say double cream.

If I can’t use double cream is there an alternative?

Takemyhand Mon 21-Oct-19 16:04:58

She’ll be 8 months old at the end of the months if that makes a difference

Aquamarine1029 Mon 21-Oct-19 16:06:11

Of course it's fine. Why wouldn't it be?

InDubiousBattle Mon 21-Oct-19 16:06:53

I can't see why not.

Falafel19 Mon 21-Oct-19 16:06:59

Of course they can, why wouldn't they be able to?

hormonesorDHbeingadick Mon 21-Oct-19 16:09:11

Unless they are allergic to dairy it’s fine. The only things they can’t have is honey until one, high salt and whole nuts, grapes or olives but chopped is fine. You probably want to avoid too much sugar.

Mrsjayy Mon 21-Oct-19 16:09:15

I can't see why not ? Im assuming you give the baby cheese and yoghurt

BlackInk Mon 21-Oct-19 16:10:34

At 8 months babies can eat everything, just taking care to avoid choking hazards (whole nuts, whole grapes, etc.), limit salt intake and most people avoid honey until after a year (due to small risk of bacteria).

xyzandabc Mon 21-Oct-19 16:12:15

What are your concerns with it? It's just like thick milk surely?

Takemyhand Mon 21-Oct-19 16:24:27

Ah great thanks all!

Takemyhand Mon 21-Oct-19 16:25:18

I dunno I think I was just worrying that it would be too rich or something for them 🤷‍♀️ No idea why

Hydrogenbeatsoxygen Mon 21-Oct-19 16:26:46

Definitely okay and very good for her.

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