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Spiced Carrot Strips

Carrots are readily available year-round, but their beautiful harvest color is perfect this time of year. These lightly sweet strips get unique flavor from cinnamon, which enhances the fresh carrot taste. Give this special yet simple side dish a try! -Ruth Andrewson, Leavenworth, Washington
  • Total Time
    Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
  • Makes
    4-6 servings

Ingredients

  • 5 large carrots, julienned
  • 2 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon

Directions

  • Place carrots in a saucepan; cover with water. Cook for 8-10 minutes or until crisp-tender; drain. Combine the butter, sugar, salt and cinnamon; add to carrots and toss to coat.
Nutrition Facts
3/4 cup: 68 calories, 4g fat (2g saturated fat), 10mg cholesterol, 453mg sodium, 8g carbohydrate (6g sugars, 2g fiber), 1g protein.

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