Carrot cookies - a useful treat for your baby
Every mom tries to feed her babyuseful food. But useful food does not mean at all tasteless. After all, the infant has no culinary attachments. And we instill all our eating habits ourselves. Therefore, carefully select the dishes in the diet of the baby.
But what about baking? Prepare useful treats yourself. For example, carrot cookies. It is much more useful than chips. A home mors or kvass will always be better than the cola and sprite from the store. Using just one recipe, but replacing the main ingredient, you can cook not only carrot cookies, but also apricot, strawberry, plum, cottage cheese, banana and much more. Time such baking takes a little, and the benefits for the baby and saving the family budget - on the face.
Let's take a closer look at this uniquerecipe. For cooking, we need two hundred grams of flour, margarine and carrots, as well as a little sugar for sprinkling. Margarine beforehand get out of the refrigerator, so that it becomes soft or diluted in a water bath. Boil or bake in the microwave carrots, clean and rub on a large grater. All components are thoroughly mixed until an elastic and soft dough forms.
Roll out into a centimeter layer and cut intorandom order. You can use the figures for a cookie or make a diamond. Billets spread on a greased baking sheet, wet the surface with a yolk and sprinkle with sugar. Bake until ready, periodically checking the carrot cookie in the oven. When a golden crust appears, we take out and spread it on the dish.
For the baby will be a great joy isa treat in the form of various figures. And older children can be involved in the manufacturing process, which will help them to prepare food and develop new skills. In addition, homemade dishes are always better than what cooking can offer. Cookies using boiled carrots or beets, grated apples or fresh berries will be able to replace your baby with purchased sweets, in which there is too much chemistry and few useful substances.
Carrot cookies can be prepared by differentways. Each new recipe is not similar to the previous one. And although the main components are the same, the appearance and taste are different. In the cold season, a recipe is perfect, in which you can bake a carrot cookie with cinnamon and ginger. It is soft and stored for a long time in a sealed container.
To make it, you need a hundred gramsmargarine, two hundred grams of granulated sugar, a packet of baking powder or half a teaspoon of hydrated soda, about three hundred grams of carrots, one third of a teaspoon of cinnamon and ground ginger, four hundred grams of flour. Raw carrots are crushed as small as possible. We are burning margarine to a soft state and mix it with sugar and seasoning.
We connect all the components, kneading the elasticdough. We put on the baking sheet for baking. Pinching off small pieces from the dough, roll them into balls and spread them at a distance from each other on a baking tray. During baking, the biscuit is doubled in volume. Cook at a temperature of about 200 degrees for at least 20 minutes. We put the cookies in a bowl or a jar of sweets and close the lid.
If you cool the cookies in a bowl and fold it inpackage, you can store at least two weeks. Your baby will like this delicacy. And by changing the main component, you will make the dessert varied. Using an apple, grate it on a grater. If you decide to make a biscuit with berries, then rub them with sugar. Beets must be pre-cooked or baked. Apricots, peaches, plums, bananas or other fruits chop in a blender. Very delicious is an exotic cookie, which uses a mixture of several fruits.