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HG Crock Pot Candied Carrots

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Kimmi Knippel (Sweet_Memories)

By
@KimmiK

Mmmmmmm! Growing up I hated cooked or raw carrots (except Carrot Cake).

Rating:
★★★☆☆ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
7
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
5 Hr 45 Min

Ingredients

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GLAZE:

1/2 c
sugar free apricot preserves
3 Tbsp
brown sugar, not packed
1/2 stick
butter, room temperature
1 1/2 tsp
cinnamon, ground
1/2 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
nutmeg, ground

CARROTS:

32 oz
baby carrots (about 6 c)
2 large
sweet onion, sliced
1 Tbsp
cornstarch
2 Tbsp
cold water

SEASONINGS:

1 tsp
black pepper
1/2 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
cayenne pepper
1/2 tsp
ginger, ground

How to Make HG Crock Pot Candied Carrots

Step-by-Step

  • 1GLAZE:

    In a small dish, combine preserves, brown sugar, butter, cinnamon, salt & nutmeg. Stir well & set aside.
  • 2Put all of the veggies in the crock pot & top with the glaze.
  • 3Use a large spoon to stir the contents of the crock pot up a bit. (Don't worry if the preserves mixture isn't completely distributed.)
  • 4Cover & cook on HIGH for 3 - 4 hours or on LOW for 7 - 8 hours.
  • 5Once the veggies are cooked, in a small bowl, combine cornstarch with 2 tbsp cold water & stir until the cornstarch has dissolved. Add to the crock pot & mix well.
  • 6Turn off the pot & leave uncovered for 15 minutes to allow the sauce to thicken. Stir & add seasonings, to taste.
  • 7PER SERVING (1 cup): 102 calories, 1.5g fat, 286mg sodium, 22g carbs, 3g fiber, 13g sugars, 1.5g protein

    WEIGHT WATCHERS POINTS PLUS: 3

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