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Herbed Carrots
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Herbed Carrots

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By The Canadian Living Test Ktichen

Source: Canadian Living Magazine: November 2007

Recipe4 out of 5 based on 3 ratings.
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Ingredients

  • 8 8carrotcarrots, (about 1-1/2 lb/750 g)
  • 3/4 cup 3/4cupsodium-reduced chicken stock
  • 1 tsp 1tspgrated lemon rind
  • 1/4 tsp 1/4tspsalt
  • 1/4 tsp 1/4tsppepper
  • 2 tbsp 2tbspchopped fresh oregano or dill
  • 2 tbsp 2tbspbutter
  • 2 tbsp 2tbsplemon juice
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Preparation

Peel and diagonally slice carrots about 3/4 inch (2 cm) thick.

In saucepan, bring stock, lemon rind, salt and pepper to boil. Add carrots; cover and cook over medium heat until almost tender, about 5 minutes.

Uncover and cook over medium-high heat, stirring often, until almost no liquid remains, about 3 minutes. Remove from heat. Stir in oregano, butter and lemon juice.

Additional information : Variation
Honey Nut Carrots: Substitute 2 tbsp (25 mL) liquid honey and 1/4 tsp (1 mL) ground nutmeg for the lemon rind. Substitute 1/4 cup (50 mL) sliced toasted almonds for the oregano and lemon juice.

Nutritional Information Per serving: about

cal 110 pro 2g total fat 6g sat. fat 4g
carb 14g fibre 4g chol 15mg sodium 384mg

% RDI:

calcium 6 iron 6 vit A 260 vit C 17
folate 11
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