baby lunch recipes

Lunch time is an important part of the day for growing babies. As they start to eat more, it’s the perfect opportunity to introduce new flavours, textures and methods of eating lunch time meals. Below is our range of Rafferty’s Garden inspired lunch recipes including vegetarian and finger-food options which will help your baby develop their table skills and palate.

Apricot & Chicken Fingers

Age: 10+ Months

Portions: 12 Fingers

Total Time: 22 mins

A protein, veggie and fruit-packed finger food lunch option for your baby. Freezer-friendly for up to 3 months.

Uses the Rafferty’s Garden Summer Fruits & Quinoa pouch.

Chicken Casserole Puree

Age: 6+ Months

Portions: 3 Ice Cube Trays

Total Time: 20 mins

A quick and easy puree that’s a great and filling option for lunch. Freezer-friendly for up to 3 months.

Uses the Rafferty’s Garden Sweet Potato, Carrot & Apple pouch.

Mexican Quesadilla

Age: 12+ Months

Portions: 6-8 Portions

Total Time: 25 mins

Savoury quesadillas are filled with delicious beans and veggies. Can also be served with mashed avo for an additional Mexican twist.

Uses the Rafferty’s Garden Chickpea, Corn & Carrot pouch.

 

Mini Vegetable Quiches

Age: 10+ Months

Portions: 24 Little Quiches

Total Time: 40 mins

These nutritious veggie-filled quiches are a delicious lunch recipe and provide a range of interesting textures for babies. Eat within 3 days.

Uses the Rafferty’s Garden Spinach, Apple, Broccoli & Pea pouch.

Pumpkin Baked Risotto

Age: 8+ Months

Portions: 8 Portions

Total Time: 55 mins

A baked dish packed with veggies, herbs and rice, perfect for your baby to enjoy fun and different textures.

Uses the Rafferty’s Garden Brown Rice, Bean & Pumpkin pouch.

Simple & Sneaky Veggie Rissoles

Age: 12+ Months

Portions: 50 Meatballs

Total Time: 45 mins

A tasty vegetable and protein-filled batch of meatballs, helps feed veggies to fussy babies. Freezer-friendly for up to 3 months.  

Uses the Rafferty’s Garden Red Lentil, Carrot & Sweet Potato pouch.

Sweet Potato Dahl

Age: 8+ Months

Portions: 8 Portions

Total Time: 35-40 mins

A savoury dish full of delicious lentils and spices, which brings new and diverse flavours and textures to the table. Serve with yoghurt if desired.

Uses the Rafferty’s Garden Red Lentil, Carrot & Sweet Potato pouch.

Sweet Potato Soup

Age: 6+ Months

Portions: 8 Servings

Total Time: 60 mins

Warm up tums with a bowl of creamy Sweet Potato Soup, full of nourishment. For a dairy boost and creamier consistency, add our Natural Yoghurt. Freezer-friendly for up to 3 months. Uses the Rafferty’s Garden Sweet Potato, Carrot & Apple pouch.

Vegetarian Sausage Rolls

Age: 10+ Months

Portions: 30 Sausage Rolls

Total Time: 40 mins

A classic made simple yet tasty and full of vegetables that the whole family will enjoy. Eat within two days.

Uses the Rafferty’s Garden Red Lentil, Carrot & Sweet Potato pouch.