Honey-Mustard Steamed Carrots
This recipe comes from my husband's grandmother. It is "the" veggie side dish to be served at Thanksgiving.—Kim Joregensen, Coulee City, Washington
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 15 min.
- 3-1/2 cups sliced or baby carrots
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- 1 tablespoon honey
- 1 tablespoon maple syrup
- 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
- 2 teaspoons dried parsley flakes
- In a saucepan, bring 1 in. of water to a boil; place carrots in a steamer basket over water. Cover and steam for 8-10 minutes or until crisp-tender. In a saucepan, combine the oil, honey, syrup and mustard; bring to a boil. Stir in carrots and parsley.
Nutrition Facts1/2 cup: 112 calories, 6g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 107mg sodium, 15g carbohydrate (12g sugars, 3g fiber), 1g protein.
Originally published as Honey-Mustard Carrots in Country Woman September/October 2001