+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 10 of 10
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    Queensland
    Posts
    2,408
    Thanks
    928
    Thanked
    468
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts

    Default Yoghurt

    I want to try my ds (almost 7 months) on yoghurt.

    Everything at the supermarket, including the 'baby yoghurt' & the sachets for the yoghurt market are all full of sugar.

    Which one am i meant to give him?

    I dont have a clue (or the time) to make it completely from scratch

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Perth, Western Australia
    Posts
    1,914
    Thanks
    364
    Thanked
    1,502
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by heartstringz View Post
    I want to try my ds (almost 7 months) on yoghurt.

    Everything at the supermarket, including the 'baby yoghurt' & the sachets for the yoghurt market are all full of sugar.

    Which one am i meant to give him?

    I dont have a clue (or the time) to make it completely from scratch
    I just compare the nutritional table on the back and buy the one with the least sugar out of them, usually a Greek style natural yoghurt.

    Short of making it yourself (which I don't have time for either, you aren't alone there!) it's the best option.

    Also remember bub won't be having loads of it, the figures are per 100g or per adult serve, so he'll have far fewer grams of sugar in his serving.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Posts
    10,590
    Thanks
    3,231
    Thanked
    6,567
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 posts
    Jalna full fat or greek yogurt is the best - I used organic goat yogurt which DS loved and you can add your own fruit - avoid all yogurt marketed to children and yogurt with fruit in it as it's usually full of additives

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    4,125
    Thanks
    407
    Thanked
    1,713
    Reviews
    2
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    I get Greek yoghurt & mix fruit purée through for mine... DS loves it, no sugar (apart from natural sugars from fruit)

  5. #5
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    898
    Thanks
    391
    Thanked
    218
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    The only one I've found that doesn't have added sugar is farmers union greek yoghurt. I then either add fruit or a tiny bit of honey sometimes - ds will eat it plain alot.

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Sep 2013
    Posts
    588
    Thanks
    58
    Thanked
    349
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    I like Tamar Valley no added sugar, I eat it and DD loves it (about one of the only food she does like haha). It is annoying that the kids varieties are so sugary.

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Jul 2013
    Posts
    4,104
    Thanks
    3,371
    Thanked
    1,969
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Awards:
    200 Posts in a weekBusiest Member of the Week100 Posts in a week
    I use the five AM organic natural baby yogurt. That is no added sugar. DS loves it.

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    Brisbane
    Posts
    1,771
    Thanks
    497
    Thanked
    445
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    When you look at the nutritional panel it will always say some sugar - this is the lactose, as long as there is no sugar in the ingredients list you are okay. I buy 5am natural, or if you're in Brisbane you might be able to get barambah organics natural yogurt (they also make a baby one) or the jalna is good too.
    Good in you for being so conscious of the fact that sugar is in everything and looking closely at the labels, it is crazy that yogurt made for babies would have added sugar.

  9. #9
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    32,364
    Thanks
    122
    Thanked
    498
    Reviews
    9
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 postsEmerald Star - 10,000 postsRuby Star - 15,000 postsDiamond Star - 20,000 posts
    When Dd was that age I bought plain Greek yoghurt and mixed it with fruit.

    Now she's a little older I tend to try a different brand every week but I still pay attention to the amount of sugar.

  10. #10
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    Queensland
    Posts
    2,408
    Thanks
    928
    Thanked
    468
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Thanks ladies! I couldn't find jalna but ill look again, otherwise greek yoghurt


 

Similar Threads

  1. Does anyone have Easiyo yoghurt maker ??
    By RuffledPansy in forum General Chat
    Replies: 30
    Last Post: 12-10-2014, 12:49
  2. Sugar free frozen yoghurt
    By Goosey01 in forum Gestational Diabetes
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 13-09-2014, 19:51
  3. When can you feed a baby yoghurt?
    By Wally90 in forum Weaning & Starting solids
    Replies: 32
    Last Post: 23-05-2014, 17:48

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
Swim AustraliaSwim Australia are the leading learn-to-swim experts, and national swim school authority. With over 600 Registered Swim ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
Growth Of Intellection. Discussion?General Parenting Tips, Advice & Chat
What is going on!?Conception & Fertility General Chat
IVF babies due Sep/Oct/Nov 2017pregnancy and babies through IVF
Largest bassinets on market?Pregnancy & Birth General Chat
April/May TTC group chatConception & Fertility General Chat
REVIEWS
"Pigeon teats rule!"
by Alex
Pigeon PP Wide Neck reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›