Best Organic Baby Foods to Buy – Expert Reviews & Guide

As parents, it is only natural for you to try and make sure that only the best of the best is fed to your little one. Also, as parents, it is only obvious that you would want the purest and the best kind of food out there to be consumed by your baby. When we talk of purity and safety, organic food is what makes the most sense since it is free of any harm-causing substances. Organic food is free of synthetic pesticides, sewage sludge-based fertilizers, genetically modified substances, and ionizing radiations. All of these ingredients, obviously, can affect your baby’s growth and health in various ways.

Now, while it is established that you need to use food free of these ingredients, where do you find such food? As new parents, it might be overwhelming for you to browse through hundreds of options and read up on labels of each to be able to determine the best for your little one.

To make the process much easier, here are the top 7 organic foods with (pros and cons of each) to buy for your baby-

1. Beech-Nut Organic Just Pumpkin Stage 1 Baby Food- Sold in a pack of 10 4.25-ounce glass jars

Since this food is packaged in a jar bottle, this one, by default, is free of BPA and phthalates. This food product is prepared with indirect heat that avoids the food to lose its flavor and nutrients, hence making it a tasty yet healthy meal for your baby. It is also free of any preservatives and rich in fibers that are essential for a baby’s digestion.

The Beech-Nut Organic Just Pumpkin Stage 1 Baby Food is made from pumpkin, one of the most nutrition-packed foods, and it has a mild texture that makes it easy to consume for a baby. It also has Vitamin A that boosts your little one’s immune system and also potassium, calcium, iron that aids the development of muscles, bones, and brain respectively.

 Pros-

  • Easy to feed and consume
  • Helps aid digestion and prevent constipation
  • Can be mixed into other foods’ recipes
  • The low-heat cooking process to retain nutrients

Cons-

  • The glass jars are not ideal for on-the-go snacking or transportation

2. Once Upon a Farm Organic Stage 3 baby food- Sold in a pack of 16 3.2-ounce pouches

The Once Upon a Farm stage 3 organic baby food is made from organic fruits and vegetables like mango and coconut, also rich in fibers. Free of the unnecessary added sugar and preservatives, this baby food is also cold-pressed that helps it retain its texture, taste, and nutrients alike. As for its ingredients, it has calcium that aids the development of healthy bones and teeth; iron to help the baby’s brain development, and potassium to aid in muscle development as well as balance bodily fluids. This baby food is also free of gluten and is 100% kosher, sold in BPA-free and recyclable packaging.

Pros-

  • Cold-pressed production process
  • Free of added sugar or preservatives, non-GMO and gluten-free
  • Kosher
  • Recyclable and BPA-free packaging
  • Contains good fats

Cons-

  • Needs to be refrigerated

3. Gerber Organic Single-Grain Oatmeal Baby Cereal- Sold in Pack of 6 8-ounce containers

Made of a single ingredient, Oatmeal, this could be a great option for food intolerant and hypersensitive babies. Free of GMO and also USDA certified, this food comes from a well known and celebrated brand, Gerber, that further ensures the high quality of ingredients viable for a baby. Ideal for babies over the age of 6 months, this food is rich in iron that aids brain development and also vitamin C that helps in the absorption of the iron. Further, it contains calcium that aids the development of strong teeth and bones; Vitamin B that gives the baby a boost of energy, Vitamin A for enhanced eyesight and Vitamin E, Zinc for overall improved immunity and health.

Each of its containers offers 15 servings.

Pros-

  • Non-GMO and USDA certified organic
  • Single-grain cereal
  • Contains iron, calcium, and multiple valuable vitamins
  • Best for babies with food hypersensitivity

Cons-

  • The taste is rather bland and your baby might take time to develop a liking for it

4. Happy Baby Organic Superfood Puffs Assortment Variety Packs- Sold in Pack of 6 each, 2.1-ounce

The best, stand-out feature of this baby food is that it comes in a range of blends that make it easy for you to choose which works best for your little one. 100% free of GMO and USDA certified, this baby food also comes in BPA-free packaging, each of it power-packed with multiple vitamins and nutrients. Easily dissolvable in the baby’s mouth, these puffs are perfect for babies between 6-8 months. Talking of the primary nutrients, it has choline that aids brain development and eye health as well as vitamin B12 that helps produce RBCs and supports the functioning of the nervous system. As for the vitamins, it has vitamins C, A, D, and B6 as well as iron, phosphorus, calcium that aid the overall good health of a baby. Free of gluten and soy, it also is made in an excellent texture that is desirable by most babies.

The assorted packs comprise one pack each of kale & spinach, sweet potato & carrot, banana & pumpkin, apple & broccoli, strawberry & beet, and purple carrot & blueberry.

Pros-

  • Contains choline unlike most baby foods
  • Rich in vitamins and minerals
  • Soy and gluten-free
  • Certified organic
  • Made in a finger food format which is great to improve a baby’s eye-hand coordination skills as they would not find it difficult to eat this on their own

Cons-

  • Needs to be consumed as soon as possible once opened since it otherwise goes stale pretty quick

5. Happy Tot organic stage 4 superfoods - Sold in a pack of 16, each pack contains 4.22-ounce pouches.

The Happy Tot baby food comes with chia seeds infused in it that offer a punch of some added nutrients such as omega 3 fatty acids and fiber, unlike most other baby foods. Made in a flavorful, tasty blend, this stage 4 food is excellent for parents who are in the process of transitioning their baby to table foods. USDA certified organic and gluten-free, this baby food, along with the goodness of chia, also offers a mixture of organic fruits and veggies. For other nutrients, It has vitamin C which helps the absorption of iron; Vitamin A for enhanced eyesight, immunity, and skin, and calcium to aid the growth of strong bones and teeth.

Available in a variety of 12 blends, it definitely has a flavor to appetize the taste buds of each baby out there.

Pros-

  • The goodness of vitamins A and C, omega 3 fatty acids, and fiber
  • Non-GMO, dairy-free, and certified USDA organic
  • Available in so many options of blends 
  • A tasty medium of feeding vegetables and fruits to your baby
  • Easy to use

Cons-

  • The pouches could have been better if they were see-through

6. Earth's Best Organic Baby Food Puree Pouch- Sold in a pack of 12 pouches, 4.2 ounces each

The convenience of this baby food is available in a pouch packaging (free of BPA), which is the first thing that attracts most parents. USDA certified organic and free of GMO substances, artificial flavors, or colors it is formulated with quality ingredients and essential nutrients like iron for brain development, potassium to impart a balance of body fluids & promotion of muscle development, and calcium that ensures the growth of strong bones and teeth.

Earth’s Best offers 19 blends of flavors in a variety of combinations of fruits, veggies, and wholesome grains. Apart from the veggies and fruits, its formulation also entails whole grain barley flour, quinoa flour, oats, and ground flax seeds.

Pros-

  • USDA certified organic
  • Resealable pouches that are perfect for on-the-go snacking
  • Lets the baby feed themselves with ease
  • Available in multiple combos of fruits, veggies, and wholesome grains

Cons-

  • The baby might create a mess while consumption by virtue of its packaging that can cause easy spillage

7. Plum Organics Baby Stage 2 Organic Baby Food- Sold in 3.6-ounce bowls, each pack containing 12 bowls

Available in a variety of 10 different flavors, this baby food also comes in a very convenient  packaging that is handy to hold as well as to store. Besides, a unique feature of this one’s packaging, made of non-BPA plastic, is that it has a marker to help you keep track of the food’s freshness. Free of GMO, BPA and USDA certified, this stage 2 baby food is enriched with the goodness of iron that majorly aids the development of a baby’s brain, calcium that helps with the  growth of strong bones & teeth, and potassium balance the bodily fluids as well as promotes an enhanced functioning of muscles.

Another stand-out feature in terms of the convenience of this baby food is that all of the bowls have a dome lid that lets you stack the containers worry-free, and each bowl is also recyclable to satisfy environment conscious parents.

Pros-

  • Easy to hold bowls with a spoon in each
  • Hassle-free, clean, neat
  • Choice of 10 delicious blends
  • Non-BPA packaging
  • USDA certified organic and non-GMO

Cons-

  • Babies might take some time to acquire the taste

Final Thoughts

As for some concluding brownie tips, we would advise you to always look for baby food that-

  • Has USDA certified organic ingredients, free of GMO, and any artificial colors, flavoring, substances of sorts

  • Are easy to consume for the baby
  • Offer the goodness of not only fruit and veggies but also other vitamins, minerals, fibers, etc
  • Are made in convenient packaging which needs to be at least BPA-free if not recyclable


Always put in some thoughts and do extensive research before you venture to buy baby food as the initial growth years of babies are the foundation of their overall good health in the long term. Looking for some more tips and hacks on parenting? Check out our other blogs or hit us up in the comments and ParentHood Bliss is always happy to help!

As for some concluding brownie tips, we would advise you to always look for baby food that-

  • Has USDA certified organic ingredients, free of GMO, and any artificial colors, flavoring, substances of sorts

  • Are easy to consume for the baby
  • Offer the goodness of not only fruit and veggies but also other vitamins, minerals, fibers, etc
  • Are made in convenient packaging which needs to be at least BPA-free if not recyclable


Always put in some thoughts and do extensive research before you venture to buy baby food as the initial growth years of babies are the foundation of their overall good health in the long term. Looking for some more tips and hacks on parenting? Check out our other blogs or hit us up in the comments and ParentHood Bliss is always happy to help!

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