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Glazed Orange Carrots Recipe

Looking for an easy Glazed Orange Carrots recipe? Learn how to make Glazed Orange Carrots using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by cumin

Makes 6 servings



This tender side dish has a pleasant citrus flavor and a pretty orange glaze.

Recipe Ingredients for Glazed Orange Carrots

2 pounds fresh carrots, sliced
2 tablespoons butter
1/4 cup orange juice concentrate, thawed
2 tablespoons brown sugar
2 tablespoons minced fresh parsley

Recipe Directions for Glazed Orange Carrots

  1. Place 1 in. of water in a saucepan; add carrots. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 7-9 minutes or until crisp-tender. Drain.

  2. Melt butter in a large skillet; stir in orange juice concentrate and brown sugar. Add carrots and parsley; stir to coat. Cook and stir for 1-2 minutes or until glaze is thickened.

  3. Yield: 6 servings. Prep/Total Time: 25 min.

Categories

Vegetables, Side Dish, Simmer

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 170.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
112
Calories from Fat
38
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
4.2g
6%
Saturated Fat
2.5g
13%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
10mg
3%
Sodium
133mg
6%
Potassium
516mg
15%
Total Carbohydrates
18.6g
6%
Dietary Fiber
4.3g
17%
Sugars
10.1g
Protein
1.6g
Vitamin A 510% Vitamin C 23%
Calcium 6% Iron 3%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A-
  Good points
  • High in dietary fiber
  • High in potassium
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • Very high in sugar
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