Pear and Apple Quinoa

Prep Time 30 min Cook Time 4 hr

A baby food you would be happy to serve to your child and eat yourself.


  • 5 pears cored
  • 5 apples cored
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 cup cooked quinoa
  • 2 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/4 tsp nutmeg
  • 1/4 tsp ginger
  • 1/4 tsp cloves


  1. Throw all the ingredients except the quinoa in the  crock pot .
  2. Cook on high for about 3-4 hours. Once the apples and pears are soft and somewhat broken down, turn off the crock pot and let cool.
  3. Once cooled, add the quinoa and blend with an  immersion blender . If you don’t have an immersion blender , you can transfer mixture to a  blender and blend well.


Recipe Notes

If you decide to use a blender, you may need to blend the mixture in 2 batches. It can be refrigerated for a few weeks and frozen for even longer. Enjoy!

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