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A REALLY stupid question about freezing finger food

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letthefunbegin Mon 13-Feb-17 18:56:08

As per the title, this really is a stupid, trivial question. I'm just starting to wean dd, 6 months. Planning a mixture of puree and finger food. Cooking carrots for our team tonight, want to puree and freeze a few cubes for dd. Would like her to have a cooked carrot baton as finger food at the same time. Can I freeze cooked carrot batons? Will they turn to mush in defrosting? Told you it was a stupid question.

Camomila Tue 14-Feb-17 11:36:17

I think mush, sorry. Some veg freezes well but carrots always go funny ime.

ronconcoke Wed 15-Feb-17 20:33:20

I would freeze some puree now and when you want to give it to her just steam some batons for everyone and give her one as well.

1frenchfoodie Sun 19-Feb-17 12:27:29

Whenever we have given our DD, currently 10 months, a carrot baton we don't cook them at all.

I agree cooked carrot will go to mush on defrosting but you can blanch - just pop in boiling water fir a minute or two - and then freeze.

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