Snack time: Cheese and apple on toast

Cheese and Apple on toast

This is a quick, easy and delicious way to combine fruit with protein and carbohydrates to keep your toddler going.

cheese and apple on toast

You can replace the apple, or combine it, with finely chopped celery or grated carrot instead.

Method

  1. Preheat the grill to high. Toast the bread lightly and give it a thin slick of butter if you like.
  2. Grate the apple into a bowl (you don’t need to peel it, but make sure there are no big bits of skin
  3. in the mix). Add the cheese and toss to mix.
  4. Pile the apple and cheese on to the toast. Put under the grill for a couple of minutes or until goldenand bubbling. Leave to cool a little before serving.

Ingredients

Per adult serving

  • 1 slice of bread
  • A little unsalted butter (optional)
  • About ½ dessert apple
  • About 35g Cheddar or
  • other well-flavoured
  • hard cheese, grated

From River Cottage Baby & Toddler Cookbook

RELATED ARTICLES

Related Articles

Fondant hedgehog cupcakes
Recipes & Food
Fondant hedgehog cupcakes
Fondant hedgehog cupcakes Want to learn how to make these lovely cupcake-...
Pressed sandwiches
Recipes & Food
Pressed sandwiches
Pressed sandwiches These posh pressed sandwiches would make a great addition to...
Almond granola bars
Recipes & Food
Almond granola bars
Almond granola bars These almond-scented granola bars are a wonderful, healthy...
Summery sausage rolls
Recipes & Food
Summery sausage rolls
Summery sausage rolls A summery, lighter take on the comfort food classic....

email block

baby-s-first-christmas-gift-ideasBaby

Baby's first Christmas gift ideas

Christmas is a special time for parents and their newborn's, which can make choosing the perfect present tricky. From baby's...
how-to-explain-death-to-your-toddlerToddlers

How to explain death to your toddler?

It can be difficult to explain the death of a relative or loved one to a small child. Here's some...
national-day-nurseries-association-and-clangers-launch-kindness-with-the-clangersParenting

National Day Nurseries Association and Clangers launch ‘Kindness with the Clangers’

National Day Nurseries Association and Clangers launch ‘Kindness with the Clangers’, a five-week series of fun and educational activities...
win-a-75-polarn-o-pyret-kidswear-spending-spreeWin

Win a £75 Polarn O. Pyret kidswear spending spree!

We’re giving one lucky winner £75 to spend at Sweden’s leading childrenswear brand.
win-super-cute-baby-sensory-toys-with-the-sophie-la-giraffe-gift-set-worth-65Win

Win super cute baby sensory toys with the Sophie La Girafe gift set worth £65!

Win a cute sensory development toy for your baby by entering our competition for your chance to win a Sophie...