• No added soya
  • No added egg
  • SuitableForVegetarians

Creamy porridge

Suitable from 6 months.

If you are preparing this recipe for a baby unable to tolerate whole cows' milk, please read the special cautionary notes below.


  • 3 tbsp porridge oats
  • 200ml (7 floz) your baby's usual milk*
  • Approx. 100ml (3.5 floz) unsweetened apple juice
  • 1 tsp sugar (optional)

Please note:

Please check ingredients carefully as some products may contain allergens that you are unaware of. If your baby is following a strict vegetarian diet, make sure their usual milk is suitable for vegetarians.

*If your baby is following a milk free diet, just use the formula suitable for your baby's special diet as directed by your Healthcare Professional.


  • Dissolve sugar in the milk and apple juice over a medium heat.
  • Stir in the porridge oats and simmer for 5-10 minutes stirring continuously.
  • Purée and add more milk if the mixture becomes too thick or stir in some Cow & Gate Baby Rice to achieve the desired smooth consistency.
  • Cool and serve.
  • Makes multiple servings. Just freeze the remaining food into portions appropriate for your baby. Can be kept in the freezer for a maximum of 3 months.

You can also try stirring in your baby's favourite fruit purées to create different flavours.


Did you know?

... babies tend to like sweet foods, so fruit is always a good option.
Back to top

Looking for something else?