Julienned Carrots ‘N’ Onion
From Shirley Saeger, this slightly sweet combination of glazed carrots and sliced onion makes a tasty change of pace. "It's popular everytime I serve it," she notes from her kitchen in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 15 min.
- 1/3 cup water
- 2 medium carrots, julienned
- 1/2 medium onion, sliced
- 4 teaspoons butter
- 1 teaspoon sugar
- 1/4 teaspoon chicken bouillon granules
- 1 teaspoon cornstarch
- 1 tablespoon cold water
- In a saucepan, bring water to a boil Add the carrots, onion, butter, sugar and bouillon. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 4-6 minutes or until vegetables are tender.
- Combine cornstarch and cold water until smooth; stir into carrot mixture. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened.
Nutrition Facts3/4 cup: 122 calories, 8g fat (5g saturated fat), 21mg cholesterol, 205mg sodium, 13g carbohydrate (8g sugars, 3g fiber), 1g protein.
Originally published as Julienned Carrots 'N' Onion in Quick Cooking November/December 2004