Cheesy Vegetable Medley

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Recipe facts

From 6 Months
No Added Egg Ingredients
Main meal
Vegetables
Dairy

Ingredients

1 (128 mL) Heinz Sweet Potatoes Jar

1 (128 mL) Heinz Carrots Jar

1/3 cup (75 mL) broccoli florets 

1/3 cup (75 mL) cauliflower florets

2 tsp (10 mL) unsalted butter 

 2 tsp (10 mL) all purpose flour 

1/4 cup (60 mL) 2% milk 

1/4 cup (60 mL) shredded cheddar cheese (about 1 oz)

Method

1. Cook broccoli and cauliflower for 4 to 6 minutes, or until tender. Drain

2. Meanwhile, melt butter in a small saucepan over low heat. Add flour and stir to form a paste.  Add milk gradually, stirring to keep the flour and butter from sticking to the bottom of pan. Bring sauce to a simmer, and cook, stirring, for 5 to 8 minutes, or until sauce has thickened. Add in cheese, and stir until it is melted, about 2 minutes. 

3. Add Heinz Sweet Potato, Heinz Carrots, cooked broccoli, cauliflower and cheese sauce into a blender. Puree until smooth, about 1 minute.

4. Check temperature before serving.

5. Serve portion in a bowl and refrigerate remainder for another meal.