Sweet Honey Carrots
I Love Simple And Quick Recipes
As much as I love cooking, it's often hard to find enough time to make meals which are healthy, simple and delicious at the same time. That was a reason why I was so lucky to get this recipe!
This recipe was shared by one of my friends and as soon as I made it for the first time, it became one of my favorites and often served as a side dish on our table.
If you have a crave for the sweets, this recipe will be perfect for you! Sweet and healthy... Honey and Carrots! What more can someone ask for!?
Honey - Carrot Combination? - Good or what?
Do you think these two ingredients fit together?
Sweet Carrots Ingredients List
What you'll need to make this healthy side dish....
For 4 people:
8 - 10 carrots, sliced,
1 onion, finely chopped,
3 - 4 tbsp. butter,
warm water or bouillon,
1 - 2 tbsp. honey
Sweet Honey Carrots Recipe
Simple, healthy and yummy!
Fry finely chopped onion on butter until onion becomes glassy.
Add sliced carrots, salt and pour over with bouillon until it's all covered.
Stew until most of bouillon vaporizes and carrot is nice and soft.
Add honey, stir and cook for another 2-3 minutes.
Serve with roasted pork or chicken.
Caution notice: First time I cooked this recipe, this was hardly enough for 2 people! That's how yummy it is!
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Variations of Honey Carrots Recipe
Give your carrots new fantastic taste. Few minor modification to the basic recipe I've listed here, change taste completely!
- Honey Glazed Carrots recipe - Best Recipes
A recipe for Honey Glazed Carrots at Best Recipes. A tasty side dish.
- Honey Ginger Carrots
Carrots sweetened with honey and lemon, with a hint of ginger.
- Spicy Honey-glazed Carrots Recipe: A South African Side Dish with Ginger and Dill | Suite101.com
Carrots are nutritious and filling, and can brighten up any meal. This easy 'all in' side dish makes an unusual change to boiled carrots.
Another simple variation with caraway seeds
Chez Panisse Vegetables - Great vegetables cookbook - side dishes mostly!
This book is a comprehensive resource that tells you how to select, store, and prep your vegetables. So just to demystify your farmers market, this book is an essential.
This book is a wonderful choice to learn how to store, select and prepare individual vegetables in a variety of recipes which enhance that vegetable. Beautifully illustrated, it is organized alphabetically by vegetable.
What's So Great About Carrots?
Carrots are multifunctional!
Carrots are veggies that can be served raw but they can also be chopped and boiled, fried or steamed, and cooked in soups and stews, as well as baby and pet foods.
Carrots are healthy - they get it's color from beta-carotene, which is metabolized into vitamin A inside human body. Carrots are also excellent source of dietary fibres, antioxidants, and minerals.
The Vegetable Dishes I Can't Live Without - Inspiration to put more veggies on our tables!
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Honey - Healthy and Sweet!
We all hear daily about preparing healthier meals, about problems with overweight and dangerous chemicals in our food.
Honey is one of the products you can use without any of this thoughts coming to your mind. It can be used as a natural sweetener is most of your recipes! It gets its sweetness from the monosaccharides fructose and glucose and has approximately the same relative sweetness as that of granulated sugar (97% of the sweetness of sucrose, a disaccharide).
Covered in Honey - The Amazing Flavors of Varietal Honey
The time is right for honey to take its place along with other products, such as fruits, coffees, wines, chocolates, and cheeses, that we want to learn more about. Its origins, its place in a healthy lifestyle, and most important, its subtle flavors and nuances are vital knowledge for those of us who bake and cook with honey.
This is a great little book! It's not your average receipes-only ingredient book. The text does include a lot of history on honey. It also explains what the different types of honey are, what makes them different, and even attempts to give you a guide to what foods/drinks go best with each type. And yes, it does include, many many recipes..... some easy, some a bit more difficult.... but all of them are a must-have for a honey lover.
If you try it, I would love to hear your feedback! Did it turn out OK for you? Liked it? Can you come up with something to enhance this basic recipe?