Oats Khichdi for Babies
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Recipe type: Lunch
Cuisine: Indian
 
Oatmeal is a common dish prepared for babies across the world. Add some Indian flavor to regular oats to make this yummy Oats Khichdi for babies!
INGREDIENTS
  • ¼ cup quick cooking oats
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped onion
  • 1 garlic cloves , chopped or minced
  • 2 tablespoon finely chopped tomato
  • 2 tablespoon grated carrot
  • 2 tablespoon fresh green peas
  • 1 tablespoon sweet corn (optional)
  • 1 tablespoon coriander, finely chopped
  • ¼ teaspoon cumin seeds
  • ½ teaspoon black pepper powder
  • Pinch of turmeric powder
  • Salt to taste
  • 2 teaspoon ghee
METHOD
  1. Heat a sauce pan and add ghee to it. Crackle cumin seeds.
  2. Now add garlic followed by finely chopped onion.
  3. Saute for a while. Now add all the vegetables except coriander leaves and stir fry.
  4. Add salt (for babies over 1 year), turmeric powder and stir. Cover and cook the veggies for 2-3 minutes.
  5. Add 2 cups of water and let it to boil. Add the oats and mix well to avoid lumps.
  6. Simmer and cover the pan. Let the khichdi cook for 2-3 minutes. Add finely chopped coriander leaves and black pepper powder. Mix well and turn off the flame.
  7. Mash the veggies well with the help of back of a spoon. Serve the khichdi warm.
Recipe by My Little Moppet at https://www.mylittlemoppet.com/oats-khichdi-for-babies/