Chicken and sweet potato mash

  • 3 to 4

Up your baby's vitamin intake even further by adding frozen peas to this simple mash, suitable from 8 months

  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 50g onion, finely chopped
  • 300g sweet potato, peeled and diced
  • 125ml very low salt chicken stock
  • 100g chicken breast, diced


  • Step 1

    Heat the olive oil in a saucepan and sauté the onion until soft.

  • Step 2

    Add the chicken and cook until browned: about 5 minutes.

  • Step 3

    Soften the sweet potato in the microwave for about 3 minutes.

  • Step 4

    Add the sweet potato to the chicken. Pour over the stock, cover and simmer for 12-15 minutes.

  • Step 5

    Mash to the required consistency.