Buttery Peas and Carrots Recipe
- 2-1/2 cups baby carrots, halved lengthwise
- 2 tablespoons butter
- 1-1/2 cups frozen peas
- 2 tablespoons water
- 1 teaspoon sugar
- Salt and pepper to taste
- 1. In a skillet, saute carrots in butter for 5 minutes. Stir in the remaining ingredients. Cover and simmer for 10-12 minutes or until the vegetables are tender. Yield: 4 servings.
3/4 cup: 127 calories, 6g fat (4g saturated fat), 15mg cholesterol, 188mg sodium, 16g carbohydrate (8g sugars, 4g fiber), 3g protein.
Reviews for Buttery Peas and Carrots
"This recipe was so easy to make and tasted great! I substituted my diced homegrown carrots for the baby carrots, which worked out nicely. I will definitely be making this again!"
"Tastes fresher than the bagged frozen pea/carrot mix. Good for weeknight meals."
"Don't know what's going on with these stars - I gave this recipe a 5 star rating!"
"A simple dish with surprisingly great taste! Don't ever serve just plain peas & carrots again, but memorize this recipe! It's one you'll turn to again and again."
"This was a delicious and easy alternative to my family's usual veggie with dinner. Everyone loved it!"