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small white saucepan on top of a white tablecloth filled with peach and vanilla baby food puree with chunks of peaches and vanilla bean sprinkled on top - baby food for 4 months and up
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Peach + Vanilla Baby Food Puree

Smooth and creamy, this homemade Peach + Vanilla Baby Puree delivers big on taste with naturally sweetened peaches and flecks of vanilla bean.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Baby Food
Servings: 12 ounces
Author: Michele Olivier


  • 3 fresh peaches or 1-12 ounce bag frozen peaches
  • 1/2 vanilla bean pod or 1/2 teaspoon vanilla bean extract
  • 1/4 cup of water


  • If using fresh peaches, peel and pit the peaches.
  • Cut the vanilla bean pod in half and then slice open lengthwise. Take the back of your knife or spoon and scrape out all of the vanilla bean, reserve.
  • In a medium saucepan, add the peaches and heat over medium-low heat for 5 minutes (10 minutes if frozen).
  • Using a slotted spoon, transfer the peaches to a blender or food processor, leaving excess water in the saucepan. Add the vanilla bean and puree until smooth.


Age: from about 4 months and up
Yield: 12 ounces
Storage: Fridge – store in an airtight container in the fridge for 3-4 days. Freezer – can be frozen for up to 4 months (this and this are my favorite freezer storage containers).
Favorite Kitchen Tools: Get a list of my favorite kitchen tools to make the best baby food here!
Super Tip: Be a foodie role model for baby – this puree is great to eat alongside baby right from the start. This peach puree is wonderful served over Greek yogurt for a yummy breakfast or snack for both you (I like to add some chopped nuts and granola to mine) and baby.