Carrots 'n' Celery with Pecans Recipe
This tasty side dish makes my holiday meal complete. When I first tried the recipe, it was instantly a "keeper".
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min. YIELD:2 servings
- 1-1/2 cups sliced carrots
- 3/4 cup water
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 cup sliced celery
- 1/4 cup chopped pecans
- 1/4 teaspoon dill weed
- 1 tablespoon butter
- 1. In a small saucepan, bring the carrots, water and salt to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and cook for 10 minutes. Add celery; cover and cook 5 minutes longer or until tender. Drain and keep warm.
- 2. In a small skillet, saute the pecans and dill in butter for 8 minutes or until golden brown. Add to carrot mixture; toss to coat. Yield: 2 servings.
1 serving (1-1/2 cups) equals 197 calories, 17 g fat (4 g saturated fat), 15 mg cholesterol, 411 mg sodium, 13 g carbohydrate, 5 g fiber, 3 g protein.
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