Lemon-Glazed Carrots and Rutabaga

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 30 min.

Makes

6 servings

If you like carrots and rutabagas, this colorful side dish is a real winner.

Ingredients

  • 5 medium carrots
  • 1 medium rutabaga
  • 1/2 cup chicken broth
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon grated lemon zest
  • 1/4 teaspoon dill weed
  • Dash salt

Directions

  1. Cut carrots and rutabaga into 3x1/4-in. strips. Place in a saucepan; add broth. bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and cook for 13-15 minutes or until tender. Do not drain.
  2. Meanwhile, in a small saucepan, combine the remaining ingredients; cook and stir for 3 minutes. Add to vegetables; cook, uncovered, 3-4 minutes longer or until vegetables are glazed, stirring gently.

Nutrition Facts

1 serving: 111 calories, 4g fat (2g saturated fat), 10mg cholesterol, 188mg sodium, 18g carbohydrate (12g sugars, 5g fiber), 2g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 starch, 1 fat.

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