Yummy Veggie Cakes Recipe

Playgroup QLD

Categories: Food & Nutrition

Are mealtimes a challenge to convince your toddler to eat their veggies?

Here’s a healthy and easy way to incorporate the daily dose of veggies into your toddler’s diet without them even noticing.

“Mealtime war” averted!

Try out this yummy and healthy recipe today...


  • 4 potatoes, carrots or zucchinis
  • Half of an onion
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 pinch pepper
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil

How to prepare the veggie cakes?

  1. Wash potatoes, grate and then pat with a paper towel to remove excess moisture.
  2. Grate the onion and combine with potatoes, eggs and pepper.
  3. Add 1 tablespoon of oil and place 1/4 cup of mixture into the pan. Press mixture flat against the pan. Repeat.
  4. Cook gently until golden brown on both sides (about 2 minutes on each side).
  5. Serve warm.

Wondering what the veggie cakes will look like? Here’s a sneak peek...

This content was prepared in partnership with Nutrition Australia, Playgroup Queensland and funded by the Federal Government Department of Health and Ageing.

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