Glazed Dijon Carrots
I not only serve these sweet glazed carrots during the holidays, but many times throughout the year as well. Not only is it delightfully different, it tastes so good all the kids gladly gobble it up!
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 20 min.
- 1 package (16 ounces) baby carrots
- 1/2 cup water
- 3 tablespoons butter
- 2 tablespoons brown sugar
- 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
- 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- In a saucepan, bring carrots and water to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and cook for 10-12 minutes or until tender. Drain. Place carrots in a serving dish and keep warm. In the same pan, melt butter. Add brown sugar, mustard, ginger and salt; cook and stir over medium heat until sugar is dissolved. Pour over carrots and toss to coat.
Nutrition Facts1/2 cup: 107 calories, 6g fat (4g saturated fat), 15mg cholesterol, 261mg sodium, 13g carbohydrate (9g sugars, 2g fiber), 1g protein.
Originally published as Glazed Dijon Carrots in Country Woman Christmas 2001