Hipp baby food review

Hipp Organic Baby Food Review


Ethan is 9 months old now and we feed him a combination of homemade meals (where they’re suitable to be blended and fed) as well as jars/sachets. Over the past month or so, he’s become a little fussier with his jarred baby food, probably because he’s becoming more accustomed to blended homemade meals.

But sometimes you just need something that is quick, convenient and healthy too, so I’m always trying new ones with him and making a note of his favourites. Hipp Organic asked us to review their baby food jars, so we’ve been trying those out over the past few days.

We were sent 8 jars, which included 2 breakfast ones. It’s the breakfast ones that I was particularly interested in as it’s the mornings when we tend to be in a rush and need to get something balanced, filling but quick inside the little man.

So the Creamed Porridge Breakfast and the Banana Yoghurt Breakfast were our starting point for Ethan’s taste test!

Breakfast Time!

An empty jar speaks volumes!

We use the baby porridge oats you make up with formula. But when in a rush, it’s less than ideal so we usually also have a stock of pre made breakfast baby sachets.

I tried Ethan with the Banana Yoghurt breakfast from Hipp Organic as his first Hipp taste test!

His verdict?

Well, he polished off the lot and was looking for more afterwards too!

We had the same result with the creamed porridge the next day too!

Dinners and Lunches

The other ones we’ve tried over the course of the week so far have been lunches and dinners. He’s tried:

  • Spaghetti bolognese
  • Penne with tomato and courgette
  • Sweet squash and chicken
  • Mediterranean vegetables with aubergines
  • Buttered vegetables

He’s polished them all off with the exception of the buttered vegetables which he was a little less keen on.

But, on the whole, he has been looking remarkably pleased with his food this week!

We’re sold on Hipp Organic

So jars have a few definite benefits over sachets. For a start, it’s easy feeding without a bowl. Second, they end up in your garage filled with screws or bolts or similar. Very handy 😉

I find the sachets easier to heat up. It’s super quick to just stand them in hot water. But our son has enjoyed his pre-made meals more this week than he has in a few weeks. So we’ll definitely be buying some in.

The breakfasts were the highlight of the week for us. The Hipp Organic breakfasts both appeared to go down better than other breakfasts we’ve given him and it’s so quick and convenient too!

Add to that the fact that Hipp Organic is the only organic range of baby food jars in the UK and the ingredients are all carefully chosen for a healthy meal, and I have perfect peace of mind feeding these to my son.

All in all, a winner in our household!

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You can find out more and join the Hipp Baby Club at https://www.hipp.co.uk/hipp-organic/food-drinks.html.


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Ian Stevenson



Our 5 month old is currently on the…

Our 5 month old is currently on the hipp organic first milk, now I will say he seems to take this milk much better than other brands, the only issue we have is the bloody box the formular comes in, it's absolutely terrible, it's so much hassle, takes longer to make your bottles and your constantly spilling it within the box or over the work top, why ruin a brilliant milk with such a poorly designed box? Also the leveler on the box will break, the milk comes in 2 bags, why not just put 1 large bag that has a press seal to reseal the bag instead of a piece tape, that I would assume like us most people wouldn't even bother using anyway, my partner said you can purchase a plastic container on there website, now why should you have to pay extra for this, also this would make additional work because surely this would need to be sanitised if it was to come into contact with formular. Change your box and stop using the claim your being environmentally friendly.

Date of experience: November 23, 2022

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Vanessa De Oliveira




Ordering from the HIPP Shop is a joke. I received 8 boxes of cereal for my 7 month old, with a shelf life of 3 months. Not to mention the thick layer of dust on the product. What 7 month old is going to eat that much porridge within that time frame?
The manager of the shop refused to arrange a free collection and to issue me with a product with a decent shelf life. This is unacceptable in this day and age and I would absolutely recommend NOT buying from them.
The concern is clearly for their pockets above the wellbeing of your children.

Date of experience: February 23, 2022


Vanessa De Oliveira



Following on from a really poor…

Following on from a really poor experience, the customer services manager really stepped up to resolve the matter. Although they were unable to supply me with what I'd originally ordered, I received a full size pack of body care baby products which are delightful.

Date of experience: March 08, 2022


Shaun Knight



We made a genuine mistake and brought…

We made a genuine mistake and brought the anti reflux milk as opposed to the normal Hipp 1 milk, we wrote to Hipp and Joanna from the customer services team contacted us back the same day and gave us vouchers towards further products. We are extremely grateful and can’t speak highly enough of this brand and the milk is brilliant too, only one our son will take.

Date of experience: February 02, 2021





Out of stock again of the Growing up…

Out of stock again of the Growing up Baby milk 3 ready to feed bottles - we rely on this for our child and not the first time it has been out of stock on the website, very annoying. Usual response held in customs etc, but just order more and have larger stock.

Date of experience: January 31, 2022





The only anti reflux formula I would buy.

My little one was suffering from reflux so was advised to try anti reflux formula. Hipp was amazing and my little one put on weight and is now thriving on first infant Hipp organic formula. I love the concept of the cows being fed organically with no nasty's. Animal welfare means a lot to me.

Date of experience: December 16, 2020


Beth Leightley



Prompt customer service

Had recent problem with Hipp shop regarding my milk storage box however received a prompt and detailed email from customer service team which was extremely well received and brilliant customer service!

Many thanks again for resolving this issue.

Date of experience: February 15, 2021

We are sorry to learn of your disappointment with the service provided . Jan, our Customer Services Manager will be in touch with you to resolve this issue.





The hipp first infant milk is sold out…

The hipp first infant milk is sold out everywhere we tried every supermarket even online! We rely on this milk, how can the stock be so poor?

Date of experience: February 04, 2022

Tihomir Raychevski



Terrible experience,ordering formula…

Terrible experience,ordering formula milk online,my order was processed for more than 20 days,then cancelled for unknown reason,no response from Hipp

Date of experience: December 07, 2018


Nooshin Dzurianik



The ugly truth about HiPP baby food

We have traveled with our 10 months old son to Sri Lanka, Croatia and Slovakia so far and every time we were mistakenly delighted to find HiPP baby food in the supermarkets!

Unfortunately the sad truth is that for some reason HiPP company doesn't believe that the babies who live in Eastern Europe deserve healthy, nutritious food! Or maybe they don't believe that the Eastern European mothers deserve to take a break from cooking without worrying about harming their precious babies! I have been shocked to find the HiPP baby food in Croatia mainly consisting of potato and starch in general and the ones in Slovakia to be also full of salt!!! This is unfair, cruel and against human rights!

HiPP has been the only food brand that I have bought for our son so far but I refuse to do so going forward! I refuse to create profit and advertise for a company that can be so cruel, that can bring themselves to feed garbage to innocent babies.

I truly hope for a day that there is more equality in this world.

Date of experience: October 06, 2017






We tried almost all formulas on the market. This one is definitely the best one!

Date of experience: May 17, 2020





Ordered baby bath products from there…

Ordered baby bath products from there shop, all items arrived quickly.

Date of experience: June 21, 2020





Fast fuss free delivery with tracking…

Fast fuss free delivery with tracking for my baby milk
Thank you

Date of experience: May 29, 2021

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Hipp Baby Food Test Drive Rules

1. General Provisions:
1.1. The organizer of the Hipp baby food test drive called “ Hipp test drive ” (hereinafter referred to as the test drive) is LLC Hipp Rus LLC (hereinafter referred to as the Organizer).
1.2. The information partner of the test drive is Babyblog LLC, TIN 7719678630, PSRN 1087746540144 (hereinafter referred to as the Information Partner).
1.3 The announcement of a test drive is placed in the public domain on the Internet at: http://promo.babyblog.ru/hipp
1.4. During this Test Drive, the Organizer sets himself the following socially useful goals: research on the baby food market, taste and preferences among young consumers.
1.5. The test drive is not a lottery or any other risk-based game. The determination of the winners of the Test Drive (hereinafter referred to as the "Winner") is not of a probabilistic (random) nature, but takes place in accordance with these Rules.

2. Information about the Test Drive Organizer
Legal address: 119435, Moscow, Bolshoy Savvinsky per., 12, building 18
Postal address: 119435, Moscow, Bolshoy Savvinsky lane, 12, p. 18
TIN 7704668968, KPP 770401001
Phone/Fax (495) 649-32-87
Bank details:
Settlement account 40702810800012420458
Corr/account 301818103000000555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555555505555E HUME BIG 49011, OKPO 84045640

3. Test drive territory.
3.1. The test drive is carried out on the territory of the cities of Moscow and St. Petersburg (RF).
3.2. The test drive is carried out on the global Internet on the website https://www.babyblog.ru.

4. Test drive conditions.
4.1. In order to become a Test Drive Participant (hereinafter referred to as the Participant), it is necessary within the period specified in clause 6. 1. have an account on the Internet site https://www.babyblog.ru
4.2. During the period specified in clause 6.2. send an application for participation in the Test Drive through the form posted at the Internet address http://promo.babyblog.ru/hipp, according to the following requirements:
4.2.1. Only an adult capable citizen of the Russian Federation can act as a participant in a test drive, while the age of the child for the period of participation in the test drive must be at least 4 months and not more than 12 months.
4.2.3. The application must indicate 3 flavors of fruit puree that you would like to try.
4.2.4. In the application, the Participant describes why he wants to try this puree, why this particular taste is chosen.
4.2.5. In the period from 09/15/2014 to 09/21/2014, the Test Drive Organizer analyzes the received applications for participation in the test drive and selects 100 participants for direct participation in the test drive, the Test Drive Organizer notifies the Participants by e-mail to the address specified in the application Member.
4.2.6. The test drive participant undertakes to leave at least 1 post in his personal diary with the heading "Hipp review" about product samples received as part of this test drive.
4.3. Each Participant can send one application for participation in the Test Drive. Each Participant can win only 1 (one) prize specified in these Rules from the Prize Fund within the Test Drive.

5. Participants of the Test Drive
5.1. Persons who meet the following conditions can become a Test Drive participant:
5.1.1. Only able-bodied adult citizens of the Russian Federation (over 18 years old) residing on the territory of the Russian Federation are allowed to participate in the Test Drive.
5.1.2. Employees and representatives of the Organizer and persons affiliated with them, family members of such employees and representatives, as well as employees and representatives of any other persons related to the organization and / or conduct of the Test Drive, as well as members of their families, are prohibited from participating in the Test Drive.
5.1.3. The following persons are not allowed to participate in the Test Drive: persons who have indicated incorrect, inaccurate, inaccurate information, as well as persons who have not downloaded and / or downloaded without observing the deadlines specified in clause 6.2. of these Rules, to the site https://www.babyblog.ru an application, as well as persons whose application was not correctly completed, as not complying with these Rules.
5.1.4. Persons registered on the website http://promo.babyblog.ru/hipp from the territory of a foreign state are not allowed to participate in the Test Drive. The place of registration is determined by the pool of registered IP addresses of the Russian Federation.
5.1.5. The fact of participation in the Test Drive implies familiarization and full consent of the Participant with these Rules. The Participant agrees to the processing of his/her personal data for the purposes of the Test Drive, including, but not limited to, receiving SMS messages, advertising and correspondence from the Test Drive Organizer and the Information Partner regarding this Test Drive, by phone, e-mail , Russian post and / or courier mail. Personal data is provided on a voluntary basis, however, disagreement with the processing of such data makes it impossible to participate in the Test Drive.
5.1.6. The fact of participation in the Test Drive implies that the Test Drive Participants express their unconditional consent to the transfer to the Test Drive Organizer of exclusive rights in full to copyright objects obtained as a result of participation in the Test Drive, and agree that their names , names, voices, video and photo images, interviews and other materials about them can be used for advertising and other commercial purposes aimed at promoting products under the trademarks sold by the Organizer on the market, in any form, as in the territory of the Russian Federation and abroad for an unlimited period and without paying any remuneration. Test Drive participants agree to give promotional interviews about participation in the Test Drive in any media, take part in video-photography, including for the production and distribution of advertising printed materials about products under trademarks managed by the Organizer, without payment of any rewards.

6. Terms of the Test Drive.
6.1. The total duration of the Test Drive is 1.5 months, from 09/08/2014 to 10/26/2014 inclusive.
6.2. The period for uploading an application for participation in a test drive is from 09/08/2014 to 09/21/2014 inclusive.
6.3. The period for determining participants and notification of participation in the test drive from 09/15/2014 to 09/21/2014
6.4. The determination of the Test Drive Winners is carried out from 10/20/2014 to 10/21/2014. The results of the determination of the Winners will be published on the global Internet at http://promo.babyblog.ru/hipp
6.5. The awarding of the prizes specified in clause 9 of the Rules is carried out in the period from 10/22/2014 to 10/26/2014 inclusive in the manner specified in clause 14 of the Rules.

7. Procedure and method of informing Test Drive participants about the Rules, as well as about the Test Drive results.
7.1. Informing the participants of the Test Drive and potential participants of the Test Drive about its conditions, terms, early termination of its conduct will take place by:
7.1.1. Posting these Test Drive Rules on the global Internet at http://promo.babyblog.ru/hipp for the entire period of the Test Drive;
7.1.2. The list of Winners will be published on the Internet at http://promo.babyblog.ru/hipp, within 1-3 working days from the date of determining the Winners specified in clause 6.4. of these Rules

8. The procedure for determining the winners
8.1. Applicants for receiving prizes for the most interesting and detailed review of the tested products as part of the Test Drive are determined based on the results of voting by authorized users of the site https://www.babyblog.ru/. Based on the results of the voting, a rating of the Participants is formed, which displays the total number of votes cast for the feedback left about the tested product samples of each Participant (hereinafter referred to as the Rating).
8.2. For one review of this test drive, an authorized user of the site https://www.babyblog.ru can vote only once.
8.3. To determine the Test Drive Winners, a Jury (hereinafter referred to as the "Jury") is created, consisting of four representatives of the Organizer. The composition of the Jury is determined by the Organizer.
8.4. The Jury checks the compliance of the Participants' reviews received during the test-drive period for compliance with the requirements specified in these Rules, and also checks the results of user voting and recounts votes if fraud / unfair nomination / increase in the number of votes is detected. The jury, at its discretion, chooses any of the applicants as winners.
8.5. Reviews of Participants, in the voting results of which cheating and (or) other fraudulent actions are found, will be removed without explanation, and the prize place is occupied by the participant who takes the next place in the voting rating.
8.6. Based on the assessment of the authenticity of the results of the user voting, the Jury selects 6 (Six) winners, of which 3 (Three) winners with the most votes and 3 (Three) winners, according to the jury, who subsequently become owners of the prizes specified in clause 9. .2.
8.7. After the announcement of the Winners, the Information Partner makes a three-time attempt to contact the Winner through the "private message" form of the site https://www.babyblog.ru. If there is no response within 7 days, the Winner automatically loses the right to receive the Test Drive Prize, and the Test Drive Winner becomes the Participant who takes the next place in the user voting rating and is selected by an additional decision of the Jury.
8.8. The determination of the Test Drive Winners is documented in the relevant Protocol, which is kept by the Test Drive Organizer.

9. Test drive prize fund.
9.1. The Test Drive Prize Fund is formed at the expense of the Test Drive Organizer.
9.2. The prize fund includes the following types of prizes in the following quantity (depending on the availability of products in the Organizer's warehouse, the composition of the basket may be changed):
6 prizes - Branded gift basket from Hipp
Composition of branded gift baskets:
Apple. My first puree - 1 pc. (80 g)
Zucchini. My first puree - 1 pc. (80 g)
Turkey. My First Puree - 1pc (80g)
Vegetable Cream Soup with Chicken Breast 1pc (190g)
Broccoli with Rice and Rabbit - 1pc (220g)
Plum Juice 1pc (200ml)
Cereal porridge with fruits - 1 pc. (190 g)
Milk oat-wheat porridge Good night "Apple" - 1 pc. (250 g)
Buckwheat porridge - 1 pc. (200 g)
Organic tea "Rosehip" - 1 PCS. (40 g)
Linden blossom tea with lemon balm – 1 pc. (200 g)
Apple-Pear-Banana – 1 pc. (90 g)
Apple-Strawberry-Banana - 1 pc. (90 g)
Banana-Pear-Mango - 1 pc. (90 g)
Water 0.25 l. - 1 PC.
Feeding bottle - 1 pc. (150 ml)
Bib - 1 pc.
Feeding spoon - 1 pc.
9.2.1. After the winners are determined, the Test Drive Organizer contacts them to receive contact information for receiving the prize.
9.2.2. The Organizer delivers the prizes to the winners of the Test Drive at the addresses indicated in the Questionnaires of the Participants.
9.2.3. The Organizer undertakes to inform the winners of the Test Drive about the planned time of delivery of the prize to the phone number and e-mail address specified by the Participant in the Questionnaire.
9.3. The appearance of prizes may differ from their image in promotional materials and on the global Internet at http://promo.babyblog.ru/hipp
9.4. The responsibility of the Organizer for issuing prizes to the Test Drive Winners is limited solely within the Prize Fund specified in these Test Drive Rules.
9.5. The Organizer's obligations regarding the quality of the prizes are limited to the guarantees provided by their manufacturers.

10. Member Rights. Member is eligible:
10.1. Familiarize yourself with the Test Drive Rules.
10.2. Take part in the Test Drive in the manner specified by these Rules, receive information about changes in the Rules;
10.3. Require the Test Drive Organizer to receive information about the Test Drive in accordance with the Test Drive Rules;
10. 4. To receive a prize if it is determined by the Test Drive Winner in accordance with clause 8 of the Rules.

11. Obligations of the Participant. Participant undertakes:
11.1. Perform all actions related to participation in the Test Drive and receipt of prizes in accordance with these Test Drive Rules.
11.2. In the event that the Participant is declared the Winner, the Participant is obliged to provide the authorized representatives of the Organizer with information containing the Participant's full name, date of birth, name of the identity document, its number, by whom and when it was issued, place of residence and registration, telephone (if any), a copy of the TIN certificate, address of actual residence. This information will be used by the Organizer to submit information to the tax office and to deliver the prize.
11.3. All taxes, fees and payments established by the legislation of the Russian Federation, related to the receipt of Test Drive prizes, are paid by the Organizer independently in accordance with the norms of the current Russian tax legislation, while the Test Drive Organizer acts as a tax agent for the Test Drive winner.

12. Rights of the Organizer. The organizer has the right to:
12.1. Refuse to participate in the prize to Participants who do not comply with these Rules. Refuse to issue the Prize to the Winner who refused to provide the data specified in paragraphs. 8.6. and 11.2. of these Rules, as well as to the Participant who has not fulfilled the requirements of these Rules.
12.2. Refuse to issue the Prize to the Winner who did not receive the Prize within the period specified by the Organizer, due to the fault of the Winner.
12.3. Use unclaimed prizes at your own discretion.
12.4. Make changes to the Test Drive Rules with mandatory publication of changes at the Internet address http://promo.babyblog.ru/hipp
12.5. The Organizer reserves the right not to enter into written negotiations or other contacts with the Test Drive Participants, except in cases specified in these Rules or based on the requirements of the current legislation of the Russian Federation.
12.6. The Organizer also has other rights provided for by these Rules.

13. Obligations of the Organizer. The Organizer undertakes:
13.1. Carry out a Test Drive in the manner specified by these Rules.
13.2. To issue prizes to the Winners among the Test Drive participants in accordance with the terms of these Rules.
13.3. The Test Drive Organizer acts as a tax agent of the Participant in accordance with the tax legislation of the Russian Federation.

14. Procedure and terms for receiving the prize.
14.1. After the Test Drive Winners are determined in accordance with clause 8. of the Test Drive Rules, the Organizer sends a notification to the Winner about the award of a prize through the "private message" form of the website https://www.babyblog.ru or by the specified contact phone number.
14.2. The Organizer sends the Prizes via the Russian Post or in any other way at its discretion in accordance with the terms specified in clause 6. 5. of these Rules.
14.3. The Test Drive Organizer and the Media Partner are not responsible for late delivery and/or non-receipt of sent prizes, if this happened through no fault of theirs.
14.4. The Organizer shall not be liable in case of delivery by Russian Post or by any other means at its sole discretion of the Prizes to the wrong address due to the Participant providing false and/or incorrect data.
14.5. In order to fulfill the obligations for the delivery/delivery of the prize to the Test Drive Winners, the Organizer/Information Partner has the right to require the Test Drive Winners to provide the information provided and necessary for the implementation of such actions. Full or partial refusal of the Test Drive Winner to provide the above information automatically releases the Organizer from the obligation to deliver/hand over the prize to him.
14.7. If the prizes are delivered by the Russian Post, the Winner is obliged to fill out and sign the "Prize Acceptance and Transfer Certificate" (in 2 copies) or the Russian Post Delivery Notification Form upon receipt of the prize. One copy is kept by the Winner, the second copy is given to authorized representatives of the Organizer.
14.8. If the prize is returned due to "Rejection of receipt", it cannot be re-claimed by its owner. Claims for prizes not received on time within the stipulated time and at the incorrect addresses of the winners of the prizes are not accepted by the Organizer.
14.9. If the prize is lost or damaged due to the fault of the Russian Post or another delivery service, the Test Drive Organizer and the Information Partner are not responsible for the loss or damage to the sent prize. Re-sending or provision of prizes by the Organizer is not performed.
14.10. Transfer of the Winner's right to receive a prize to another person is not allowed, except as described in these Rules.
14.11. Prizes will not be awarded if the Participant fails to comply with these Test Drive Rules.
14.12. Payment of the cash equivalent of the value of the prizes is not allowed.

15. The procedure for storing unclaimed prizes and the procedure for claiming them after the expiration of the period for receiving prizes.
15.1. The terms of the Test Drive do not provide for the storage of unclaimed prizes and the possibility of claiming them after the expiration of the period for receiving prizes. All unclaimed prizes until 01/26/2015 remain with the Organizer, who can use them at his own discretion.

16. Additional Terms.
16.1. The Organizer is not responsible for:
• non-compliance, untimely implementation by the Participants of these Rules;
• receipt from the Participants of incomplete, incorrect information required to participate in the Test Drive and receive prizes.
16.2. The Organizer is not responsible for failure to receive the necessary information from the Participant, including failure to receive due to the fault of the delivery service, communication organizations, for technical problems and / or fraud on the Internet and / or on the communication channels used during the Test Drive, as well as for the impossibility of communicating with the Participant due to the specified incorrect or outdated contact details, including in the case of sending prizes to the wrong address or to the wrong addressee, due to an error in writing the address when providing information by the Participant.
16.3. The Organizer, in its sole discretion, has the right to prohibit further participation in this Test Drive to any person who counterfeits or profits from participation in a Test Drive, or acts in violation of these Test Drive Rules, acts in a destructive manner or acts with the intent to annoy , insult, threaten or harass any other person who may be associated with this Test Drive.
16.4. If, for any reason, any aspect of this Test Drive cannot be conducted as planned, including due to computer viruses, Internet malfunctions, defects, manipulation, tampering, tampering, technical problems, or any other cause, controlled by Sponsor that misrepresents or affects the performance, safety, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of a Test Drive, Sponsor may, in Sponsor's sole discretion, void, terminate, modify, or temporarily discontinue a Test Drive, or invalidate any affected Entry Forms. real test drive.
16.5. All Test Drive Participants are solely responsible for all costs incurred by them in connection with participation in the Test Drive (including, without limitation, Internet access costs) without any reimbursement of such costs by the Organizer.
16.6. Personal data received from Participants in accordance with these Rules is stored in a database administered by the Test Drive Organizer. Personal data is used and stored for the purpose of conducting a Test Drive, selecting and announcing winners, awarding prizes, issuing, receiving and distributing prizes, as well as for the purpose of subsequent provision of advertising information.
16.7. In the event that the withdrawal of the Test Drive Participant receives a large number of votes due to fraud / unfair nomination / increase in the number of votes, the Test Drive Organizer has the right to remove the Test Drive Participant from the applicants without explanation.

Baby vegetable puree: edible or inedible?

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GOST not decree

The tasting of vegetable puree was conducted by specialists who have devoted many years to the development of baby food. Their opinion can be trusted. But we want to warn you: it is impossible to guarantee that the child will like the same puree as the experts (rather, you should rely on your own taste). Much more important is compliance with safety requirements. And most of the samples we tested meet the standards. Most, but not all.

Let's deal with quality

Andrey Mosov, head of the expert department of NP Roskontrol, doctor:

“Such characteristics as sweetness, bitterness or “unexpressed taste” are subjective. Parents most often pay attention to the water content of the product. The presence of water in the composition of vegetable puree is not bad for the first feeding. You just need to understand that water is a cheaper raw material than a pumpkin.”

Irina Konokhova, leading expert of NP Roskontrol, doctor:

“Indeed, in most of the tested vegetable purees, the mass fraction of chlorides (i.e. salt) is 0.2%, and in the Babushkino Lukoshko, Heinz and Semper purees it is 0.3%. Perhaps this is due to the higher natural content of sodium chloride in the feedstock, although it cannot be ruled out that salt was added. However, this intake of salt with complementary foods is acceptable, given the physiological need for sodium in children. The permissible mass fraction of chlorides in children's vegetable puree is 0.6%, and this figure is not exceeded in the tested samples.

How about sterility?

Let's start with the main thing: all samples meet the requirements of industrial sterility. Pesticides were not found in any of the samples, and all samples meet the standards in terms of nitrate content.

In addition, the puree was checked for 5-hydroxymethyl furfural content . It was not found in any of the samples.

No preservatives or sweeteners of any kind are allowed in baby food. We checked the puree for the presence of sorbate, benzoate, sulfur dioxide (these are preservatives) and determined the mass concentration of sweeteners. Parents can be calm: no preservatives or sweeteners were found in the samples.

One in the jar, another on the label

Andrey Mosov, head of the expert department of NP Roskontrol, doctor:

in pumpkin puree should be 3. 6% (in boiled pumpkin - 4.6%).

Summing up and drawing conclusions

Roskontrol experts noted that the manufacturer of puree Semper misleads the consumer about the presence of sugar in the composition. A mark "Bebivita" does not correspond to the actual product name - it is indicated in small print on the back of the label ("Complementary food product - mashed pumpkin and potatoes").

Puree “Spelyonok” has the inscription “fortified with vitamin C” illegally placed: the actual mass fraction of ascorbic acid in this sample is four times less than indicated in the label. Plus, on all samples, except for Bebivita puree, information about the nutritional value in terms of carbohydrate content is distorted.

Test details

August 27, 2014



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