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Couscous Fingers - Perfect for baby led weaning



14 slice(s)

* ½ leek or brown onion * 1 tbsp butter * ¾ cup salt reduced vegetable stock * 1 cup un-cooked couscous 190g * 1 cup grated cheese (approx 100g) * Pick ‘n’ mix options Choose at least ONE of the following: * 500g butternut pumpkin, cut into cu

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    Preparation 10min
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    • Appliance TM 5 image
      Recipe is created for
      TM 5
      Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!

Recipe's preparation

  1. Step 1[/b]

    Preheat the oven to 180°C and line a square baking tin with baking paper

    Step 2

    Grate cheese 5-7 seconds speed 6, put aside

    Step 3

    Chop onion/leek for 3 seconds on speed 6. Add butter Sauté for 5 minutes 120 degrees speed 1

    Step 4

    Add your pick ‘n’ mix ingredient and the vegetable stock, cook for 20 mins 100 degrees speed 1.
    Puree 6 seconds speed 6

    Step 5

    Add the couscous mix reverse speed 3 for 20 seconds to combine. Leave to stand for 3-5 minutes until the couscous has absorbed all the liquid and is soft

    Step 6

    Mix through ½ the cheese. Push the couscous mixture into the baking tin, sprinkle with the remaining cheese and bake for 25-35 minutes or until the cheese is golden -

    Step 7

    Leave to cool completely as this is when the slice will harden. To serve, cut into fingers.


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  • tara.mccord: sweet potato or carrot, same amounts....

    Submitted by Lemon on 16. February 2019 - 20:37.

    tara.mccord: sweet potato or carrot, same amounts. I think this recipe has been converted from One Handed Cooks. My DS loves them

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  • The ingredients list cuts off at choose one of the...

    Submitted by tara.mccord on 26. August 2018 - 07:47.

    The ingredients list cuts off at choose one of the following: 500 g butternut pumpkin. What else can be chosen here?

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