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Last Updated : Oct 16,2018



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Finger Foods for Babies, Toddlers and Kids

What are Finger Foods?

Foods that can be eaten comfortably with fingers without requiring fork or spoons are called Finger foods. Other words for finger foods are Munchies and Tidbits. Finger foods for toddlers and Finger Foods for kids usually consists appetizers and snacks. This section introduces you to innumerable bite-sized treats that kids can easily munch on when they are playing or running around. Surprise your kids with yummilicious Finger Foods like Cheese Sticks, Masala French Fries, Aloo Cheese Croquettes

Finger Foods for Toddlers (Babies), Non-fried Finger Foods

Cheesy Baked Zucchini FriesCheesy Baked Zucchini Fries

Oven-Baked-Pumpkin-Fries are great alternative for potato fries, they are rich in Magnesium, Vitamin E and Beta carotene. Kids are really fond of pizza and they would definitely enjoy these Pizza-Crackers they are easy to prepare and the best thing is you won’t need to use the gas stove or even oven. Baked Methi Mathri can be enjoyed by children while running around the house.

Finger Foods for Toddlers (Babies), Fried Finger Foods

Crusty Potato FingersCrusty Potato Fingers

Kids love to cheese and recipes made out of them. Here we have Corn-Cheese-Balls which has a crispy coating with soft filling assured to be loved by kids of all age. Kalmi vada is a type of Rajasthani snack that will provide protein and fibre to your child and has a great taste too. Cabbage Carrot and Paneer Samosa Patti Snack can be eaten as an evening snacks, combination of vegetables and paneer is a good way to provide Protein, Vitamin A Vitamin C and Calcium.

Finger Foods for Toddlers (Babies), Sweet Finger Foods

Crispy Chocolate BallsCrispy Chocolate Balls

Jowar Golpapdi is a Gujarati mithai that is calorie dense something moms would definitely love to feed their young ones who have low appetite. Your kid will forget the packed cookies if he tastes Eggless Chocolate Chip Cookies as they melt in the mouth and appeases sweet tooth. Try our recipe for this tasty Halim Ladoo it will provide iron to your child and give a boost of energy. Try our other recipes of finger foods for kids from the options below…

Finger Foods for Kids

Most kids are fussy eaters and it gets really difficult to please them. So, as a parent it becomes very important for you to keep in mind what your child loves and get creative with it! We have compiled a list of tasty finger foods for kids that you can prepare easily at home and surprise them. Giving the basic potato cutlet a cheesy twist and a breadstick ‘handle’ to make unique Potato Pops is one of the options. A super quick finger foods is Pizza Crakcers made on cream  cracker biscuits. 

Finger Foods for Kids, chips and dips

Chips and dips are other finger foods that will please your kids. From various Lebanese dips like hummus, tzatziki, baba ganoush to Cheesy Corn Dip or Creamy Cheese Dip, you can serve them along with a number of delights like lavash, herb bread, melba toast, Cheese Sticks etc. Tikkis and kebabs are other delicious finger food that no one can resist. Moreover, they are quite easy to make and can be customized as per the preference. Here are some of my favorite finger food recipes for kids :

1. Spaghetti Balls

2. Green Pea and Paneer Tikki

3. Cheese Carrot and Beetroot Rolls

Happy Cooking!


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Kesar Peda
Recipe# 40033
19 Oct 18

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Kesar Peda has a characteristic opulence about it, with the dominant flavours of saffron and cardamom lacing the intense richness of mava. By using readymade mava we have brought down the cooking time required to make this traditional mithai. You still have to plan ahead when you want to prepare ....
Rice and Cucumber Pancakes
Recipe# 38998
15 Oct 18

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
These instant pancakes require no advance preparations. Just whip them up in time for a quick breakfast or tuck them into your child’s tiffin box. Besan and potatoes act as binding agents and ensure the pancakes are of the right texture.
Halim Ladoo,  Halim Laddu
Recipe# 39650
11 Oct 18

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
Do you know that 100 grams of garden cress seeds offers 100 mg of iron? Who would have thought that this tiny seed is a goldmine of iron! Halim Ladoo is a traditional Maharashtrian sweet made with iron-rich garden cress seeds. Other ingredients like j ....
Golpapdi, Microwave Golpapdi
Recipe# 2780
09 Oct 18

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
A traditional Indian sweet, made quickly and easily using the microwave oven. The aroma and rich flavour of ghee-roasted wheat flour, sweetened with jaggery, is just too delicious to explain with words. Since it is so easy to make, you can experience it for y ....
Doodhi Muthia ( Gujarati Recipe)
Recipe# 553
17 Oct 18

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by Tarla Dalal
Muthia is a fist-shaped steamed snack that's much-loved by the Gujaratis. Doodhi and onions when combined with an apt combination of semolina and flours like whole wheat flour and besan yield delicious Doodhi Muthias. Ingredients like ginger, green chillies ....
Eggless Chocolate Chip Cookies, Chocolate Chip Cookies
Recipe# 1941
17 Oct 18

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 by Tarla Dalal
Cookies are a must to complete the Christmas experience. They are also a wonderful jar snack to have at home, to appease your sweet tooth as well as sudden hunger pangs. And, what better flavour of cookie to make than chocolaty ones! Here is the perfect recipe to make delightful Eggless Chocolate Co ....
Jowar Sesame Bread Sticks ( Baby and Toddler Recipe)
Recipe# 3074
17 Oct 18

 
 by Tarla Dalal
This version of bread sticks is more wholesome than the regular bread sticks made from refined flour (maida). It's also an interesting way to introduce different kinds of cereals in your baby's diet.
Atta Biscuits, Whole Wheat Sweet Biscuits, Jar Snack
Recipe# 42266
17 Oct 18

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Time to indulge in some sweet and spicy Atta Biscuits. Resplendent with the aroma of ghee and the magic of Indian spices like nutmeg and cardamom, these Atta Biscuits are a real pleasure to bite into! They have a rich and pleasantly sweet taste and melt-in-the-mouth texture, which is achieved by ....
Aloo Cheese Croquettes, Potato and Cheese Rolls
Recipe# 32755
09 Aug 18

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 by Tarla Dalal
A yummy starter, which is sure to raise one’s expectations of the forthcoming meal! Aloo Cheese Croquettes also look very appetising, so nobody is likely to pass up the tray without tasting one. A melt-in-the-mouth covering of mashed potatoes gives way to a succulent, cheesy filling that has the pep ....
Crispy Rice Balls
Recipe# 7591
09 Oct 18

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 by Tarla Dalal
How can leftover rice and veggies be used to win your kids’ hearts? It might sound like a riddle to you, but it is possible as you will see from this recipe. Cooked rice and colourful vegetables are used to make a mildly spiced dough that is shaped into balls and deep-fried. This is a wonderful way ....
Cheesy Baked Zucchini Fries
Recipe# 41188
21 Jul 18

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by Tarla Dalal
This snack is a cheese-lover’s dream come true! Unpeeled zucchini fingers are coated excitingly with cheese and breadcrumbs, and baked in an oven till it acquires a uniquely cheesy crispness! It is basically the kind of snack that is both crisp and chewy, an amazing texture that everybody love ....
Pizza Crackers
Recipe# 512
09 Oct 18

 
 by Tarla Dalal
A quick-fix snack that matches the flavour of pizzas with an even more exciting texture! Made with readily available cream cracker biscuits, the Pizza Crackers derive their exciting flavour from a topping of pizza sauce, capsicum and cheese, brought together at the right temperature to create a nice ....
Namak Para, Savoury Jar Snack
Recipe# 42249
11 Jul 18

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
This is a crispy jar snack that is very famous all over India. Para is essentially a diamond-shaped, deep-fried snack made with a plain flour dough. There are both sweet and savoury versions of para. This recipe introduces you to the ....
Baked Potatoes
Recipe# 4908
09 Oct 18

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Baked Potatoes is truly a universal favourite, much loved by people across the world. It can be enjoyed plain, with cheese or with a yummy filling as in this case. Here, we’ve stuffed the baked potatoes with a scrumptious mixture of broccoli and corn, flavoured with a hint of garlic. Seasoned wi ....
Cheese Popcorn ( Finger Foods for Kids )
Recipe# 33616
21 Jun 18

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Make popcorn a little more delicious. Freshly popped corn, cheese and herbs tossed in together makes a surprisingly tasty snack. Children will enjoy this over a weekend cartoon movie; serve in cute paper buckets or cones. Yummy! these mini munchies are best consumed within a day.
Corn Cheese Balls ( Starter )
Recipe# 36452
09 Oct 18

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by Tarla Dalal
Just the mention of corn and cheese makes this starter worth a try, because this duo is a great hit with people of all age groups. Allow the peppy, cheesy corn mixture to cool well, otherwise you will not be able to shape it. Once that step is through, then the Corn Cheese Balls are easy to prepare. ....
Mag Na Dhokla
Recipe# 3543
09 Oct 18

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Moong dal or 'mag na' dhokla is amongst the favourite breakfast choices of Gujaratis. Not only are these dhoklas very simple t ....
Kalmi Vada, Rajashtani Kalmi Vada
Recipe# 3857
09 Oct 18

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
A perfect accompaniment for tea on a cold winter’s day, this Rajasthani delicacy is also surprisingly very easy to prepare. Made with a coarsely blended batter of chana dal, perked up with green chillies, onions, dhania seeds, etc., Kalmi Vada has a wonderf ....
Rava Bonda Recipe
Recipe# 42439
09 Oct 18

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 by Tarla Dalal
Eager to make bonda but in no mood to soak the stuff, grind the batter, and all? Go for this yummy Rava Bonda, which has a fabulously crispy texture and a peppy flavour, all achieved without any complex or time-consuming procedures. The rava is soaked in curds, perked up with ingredients like on ....
Uppu Urundai, Steamed South Indian Breakfast Recipe
Recipe# 42486
09 Oct 18

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Uppu Urundai is a quick and easy steamed South Indian breakfast recipe that is made with minimal ingredients. This no-fuss recipe can be made on any day without too much advance planning, though you need to have an hour to soak the rice. If you do not ha ....
Masala French Fries
Recipe# 4094
09 Mar 18

 
 by Tarla Dalal
French Fries is a succulent snack of fried potatoes that has stood the test of time, enjoyed by people of all age groups, across geographies. However, without the right accompaniments, this finger food can be a bit too bland for the spice lover! Here, we present Masala French Fries, with a das ....
Corn and Capsicum Tikki
Recipe# 2900
09 Oct 18

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by Tarla Dalal
Corn and capsicum are a lesson in contrasts. While one is sweet, juicy and yellow, the other is spicy, crunchy and green. See how they complement each other perfectly in everything from texture and flavour to appearance. It is no surprise then that this Corn and Capsicum Tikki turns out to be such a ....
Baked Methi Mathri, Healthy Jar Snack
Recipe# 42360
01 Sep 18

 
 by Tarla Dalal
When you bite into a Baked Methi Mathri, the flavours just explode on your palate. From the bitterness of fenugreek leaves and the spiciness of chilli powder to the appetizing taste of coriander powder, multiple flavours clamour for your attention. What’s more, this healthy jar snack is made wit ....
Oven Baked Pumpkin Fries, Healthy Snack
Recipe# 42327
25 Dec 17

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Health-conscious people are always on the lookout for tasty but healthy snacks, which will keep them off junk food! Baked veggies are really trendy snacks that classify as super healthy. You will be amazed by how easy and tasty the Oven Baked Pumpkin Fries are. Just slice the pumpkin into finger ....
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Kids Finger Foods
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 on 24 Jan 18 03:05 PM


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