steaming spinach

Please correct the following:

  1. If your child dislikes spinach, try steaming it.
  2. Try steaming spinach if your child dislikes it.
  3. Try steamed spinach if your child dislikes it.
    Which sentence is more clear and robust?

1 is clearest.

  1. appears to mean that if your child dislikes steamed spinach then you should try eating it.