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Jarred baby food bananas

Since the nestly recall on babyfood banans was all over the news thismorning, it made me think for a second....who would buy a jar of bananas, (with,whatever else they put in it) When one can mash a fresh banana in 30 seconds?? Its actually sadly funny in a way, that people even buy the jarred ones...lol

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minimo77

Asked by minimo77 at 4:02 PM on Jul. 2, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • My DD loves real mashed bananas so we only used jarred bananas once. Did they recall a certain brand or all of them?
    Gingerwheel

    Answer by Gingerwheel at 4:06 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

  • Nestle recalled their jarred babyfood bananas, because of a peice of glass. I will try to find a link, give me a sec ;)
    minimo77

    Comment by minimo77 (original poster) at 4:12 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

  • I think it may just be nestle France?
    minimo77

    Comment by minimo77 (original poster) at 4:19 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

  • My DS would not eat the jarred ones! They taste NASTY because of all the citric acid they have to put in them to keep them looking all pretty. lol. He preferred real ones I made with a little Orange juice.
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 4:23 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

  • The only time I bought the jarred bananas is when the real bananas looked too gross to take home.
    makelineerror

    Answer by makelineerror at 4:31 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

  • my DD didnt like the jarred ones either...she didnt like them mashed up fresh either haha. we used to cut them in very small pieces and she mashed them w/ her gums herself. so long as you know how to store it, freshly mashed stuff is always way cheaper!
    okmanders

    Answer by okmanders at 4:33 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

  • So the Gerber ones in the plastic container is ok? I mash real bananas for her but since I have WIC and they give us a ridiculous amount of baby food we also have baby food bananas.
    AF4life

    Answer by AF4life at 4:49 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

  • My DD tolerated the jarred ones but gagged on fresh mashed but she doesn't like very many fruits
    krissii

    Answer by krissii at 4:54 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

  • My son loves fresh bananas not the jarred stuff!
    PANZONSMOM

    Answer by PANZONSMOM at 5:37 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

  • neither of mine liked the jarred ones either.. we always just mashed up banana's instead,, they are fresher and WAY tastier.
    xxhazeldovexx

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 10:17 PM on Jul. 2, 2011

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