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Carrots with Pineapple Glaze

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 10 min.

Makes

4 servings

Pretty and versatile Pineapple-Glazed Carrots are ready in just 10 minutes and pair up with a variety of meats for weekday meal magic! Anna Stodolak - Volant, Pennsylvania

Ingredients

  • 1 pound fresh baby carrots
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1/4 cup pineapple preserves
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh parsley

Directions

  1. Place carrots and water in a microwave-safe bowl. Cover and microwave on high for 4-6 minutes or until crisp-tender; drain and keep warm.
  2. In another microwave-safe bowl, combine the preserves, sugar, butter and salt; cook on high for 1-2 minutes or until preserves are melted. Pour over carrots; toss to coat. Sprinkle with parsley.

Nutrition Facts

3/4 cup: 164 calories, 6g fat (4g saturated fat), 15mg cholesterol, 277mg sodium, 29g carbohydrate (24g sugars, 2g fiber), 1g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 2 vegetable, 1 starch, 1 fat.

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