honey orange glazed carrots

★★★★★ 4 Reviews
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By Kimberly Biegacki
from Canfield, OH

I love orange glazed carrots! They are so flavorful, festive and healthy addition that you can add to the weekly dinner menu. Plus they are quick to prepare too. I hope you enjoy this simple recipe and add them as a side to one of your favorite main dishes. This is from Ninja Cooking System Cookbook.

★★★★★ 4 Reviews
serves 6 servings
prep time 10 Min
cook time 20 Min
method Saute

Ingredients For honey orange glazed carrots

  • 2 lg
    oranges
  • 1 tsp
    orange zest
  • 1 1/2 lb
    carrots, peeled and cut 1/2-inch thick slices
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 2 Tbsp
    honey
  • 1 tsp
    fresh thyme leaves, minced or 1/4 tsp dried thyme
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How To Make honey orange glazed carrots

  • 1
    Grate 1/2 tsp orange zest and squeeze 3/4 cup juice from oranges. Stir carrots, 1 tbsp butter, orange juice, and salt in pot. Set to STOVETOP HIGH; cover and cook 10 minutes or until the carrots are tender. Stir them occasionally.
  • 2
    Once carrots are cooked tender uncover pot. Cook uncovered till liquid is reduced to about 2 tablespoons. Stir in 1 tbsp of butter, honey, 1/2 tsp zest and thyme. Cook an addt'l 3-5 minutes, stirring often.
  • 3
    These carrots go well with any dinner you might be having.
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