|Nutritional Guidelines (per serving)|
|Servings: 6 servings|
|Amount per serving|
|% Daily Value*|
|Total Fat 4g||5%|
|Saturated Fat 2g||12%|
|Total Carbohydrate 15g||5%|
|Dietary Fiber 3g||10%|
|*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.|
Glazed carrots are a staple dish for any time of the year. They are great when you're in a pinch and need to make a quick side to accompany your main dinner dish. They are also a great side dish to have for your family feasts during the holidays. Kids will especially love them as they give a sweet spin on their favorite vegetable. Try serving this vegetable and fruit mélange with a roasted lemon rosemary chicken or another dish of your choice. This delicious side dish accompanies many different entrees and is sure to become a household favorite.
- 2 tablespoons butter
- 1/3 cup water
- 1/2 cup apple cider
- 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
- 3/4 pound carrots (sliced crosswise into 1/3-inch pieces)
- 2 cups apples (chopped)
Gather the ingredients.
Melt the butter in a large skillet over low heat. Continue gently cooking the butter until it turns light brown; remove the pan from heat and allow the butter to cool for a few minutes.
Add the water, apple cider, and cinnamon to the browned butter and return the skillet to the stovetop over medium heat.
Bring the apple cider mixture to a boil, reduce the heat, and allow it to simmer for 2 minutes.
Add the carrots, cover the skillet, and cook over medium heat, stirring frequently, for 10 minutes. Add a small amount of water to the carrots, if necessary.
Stir the apples into the skillet and cook for 5 to 7 minutes, until the apples and carrots are tender.