Annabel Karmel’s tasty beef tagine with sweet potato

  • 5 portions

Sweet potato is a healthy way of adding colour and a new flavour into your baby's diet

  • 1 tsp oil
  • 75g onion, chopped
  • 30g red pepper, diced
  • 100g courgette, diced
  • 100g carrot, diced
  • 75g sweet potato, diced
  • 100g lean minced beef
  • 400g chopped tomatoes
  • ½ tsp ground cumin
  • 3 tbsp apple juice
  • 100 ml water


  • Step 1

         Heat the oil in a saucepan. Add the vegetables and fry for 3 minutes.

  • Step 2

         Add the beef and brown with the vegetables. Sprinkle in the cumin, then blend in the tomatoes, water and apple juice.

  • Step 3

         Bring up to the boil, cover and simmer for 30 minutes until tender. Blend until smooth.

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