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sweet baby carrots

(7 ratings)
Recipe by
Skip Davis
Morton, MS

Baby carrots or sliced regular carrots can be used in this sugary recipe. Either way, you will experience a taste sensation . Easy and quick preparation. Basic ingredients.

(7 ratings)
yield 4 to 6 adults
prep time 5 Min
cook time 1 Hr

Ingredients For sweet baby carrots

  • 2 lb
    baby carrots or sliced regular carrots
  • 1 tsp
    kosher salt
  • 1 tsp
    bacon drippings
  • 1/4 c
    brown sugar, packed
  • 1/4 c
    butter, melted
  • 1/4 c

How To Make sweet baby carrots

  • 1
    Melt bacon drippings in pot. Add carrots and enough water to come 1 inch over the top of them. Put lid on pot. Heat water on medium and bring to boil. Turn down heat to low and simmer.
  • 2
    Simmer for 30-40 minutes or until fork tender. When tender, drain 1/2 of the water off. Add melted butter, sugar, and honey to pot. Place cover back on pot and cook until completely tender and evenly glazed.