I know, I know, dinner can be so boring and tends to get a little old by eating those plain, boring veggies every night. But how can we jazz up carrots? That’s a huge question, right? We’re always told to eat plenty of veggies, but sometimes carrots tend to be rather boring. Not now. :) This Honey-Orange Carrots recipe really makes carrots taste AMAZING. You can smell them a mile away and everyone will love them! Yep, young and old may definitely be asking for seconds with these amazing veggies! :) Never again will you have to ask yourself, what kind of veggies should we have tonight, because this may, in fact, become your go-to veggie side dish for any meal and any night of the week! The best part? They’re actually pretty healthy on all levels! SO there you go, a healthy and delicious side — what could be better?? :) ENJOY!
- 2 c carrots (fresh or frozen)
- 1/2 c water
- 2 tbsp honey
- 1 tbsp butter
- zest of 1 orange
- 1/4 tsp vanilla extract
- 1/8 tsp salt
Combine carrots and water in a medium saucepan; bring to a boil over medium-high heat.
Once boiling, reduce heat and simmer until carrots are tender.
Add remaining ingredients; bring to a boil.
Cook 1-2 minutes or until carrots are glazed; stir frequently.