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By: Enrique Gili on Dec. 16, 2013, 12:47 p.m.
glazed ginger carrots

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Glazed Ginger Carrots

Carrots come to life with a little bit of TLC. You just place the ingredients in a sauce pan, and the heat takes care of the rest.

Prep time: 5 minutes

Total time: 15 minutes

Yield: 4 to 6 servings

Glazed Ginger Carrots


  • 1 lb. organic carrots, rinsed and trimmed
  • 1/3 cup fresh squeezed orange juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon Kosher salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon grated ginger
  • 1/4 teaspoon cumin
  • 2 tbs. parsley, chopped
  • 1 lemon wedge
  1. Cut carrots into even sized sections, spears or rounds. Place in saucepan with orange juice, salt, pepper, ginger and cumin. Bring to a boil. Cover and simmer for 10 minutes or until fork tender.
  2. Transfer carrots to serving dish and toss with lemon juice and parsley. Serve hot.