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50 healthy carrot recipes

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Turn versatile carrots into a healthy, hearty meal using our recipes for crunchy salads, warming soups, spiced rice dishes, veg-packed noodles and more

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  • Carrot pilaf on a plate with coriander chutney alongside

    Carrot pilaf with coriander chutney

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.13 ratings

    Try this healthy pilaf filled for an easy midweek meal. With cashew nuts, veg and spices, it's not only tasty but budget-friendly too. Top with coriander chutney

  • Spiced carrot & lentil soup in a bowl

    Spiced carrot & lentil soup

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.1229 ratings

    A delicious, spicy blend packed full of iron and low in fat to boot. It's ready in under half an hour, or can be made in a slow cooker

  • Giant butter bean stew

    Giant butter bean stew

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.28 ratings

    This authentic vegetarian casserole makes a delicious first course, or serve alongside slow-cooked lamb as part of a Greek Easter feast

  • Red lentil & carrot soup in a bowl

    Red lentil & carrot soup

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.108 ratings

    This warming and budget-friendly vegetarian soup is perfect packed in a flask for lunch. It's also easy to double the quantities and freeze half for later

  • John Torode's vegan shepherd's pie in a baking dish

    Vegan shepherd's pie

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.123 ratings

    A warming vegan supper with porcini mushrooms, leeks, carrots, and butternut squash, topped with crispy potatoes. It's low calorie, low fat, and perfect for when the nights draw in

  • Lentil ragu in two bowls with Parmesan

    Lentil ragu

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.262 ratings

    Struggle to get your five-a-day? This superhealthy ragu recipe will get you four steps closer and can be frozen for extra convenience

  • Coriander cod with carrot pilaf

    Coriander cod with carrot pilaf

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.70 ratings

    A superhealthy supper: low fat and containing a good source of beta-carotene. Great for keeping those New Year's resolutions and quick to make too

  • Carrot & ginger soup in a bowl topped with almonds

    Carrot & ginger soup

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.60 ratings

    Low-fat and warming, this carrot and bean soup makes a healthy lunch or dinner - for even more nutrients, top with sliced almonds

  • Dhal with garam masala carrots served in a bowl

    Dhal with garam masala carrots

    A star rating of 3.1 out of 5.10 ratings

    If you're looking for a budget vegetarian meal for one, look no further than this delicious dhal topped with spicy carrots. It's healthy and low-calorie too

  • Bowl of carrot & ginger soup sprinkled with cayenne pepper

    Healthy carrot soup

    A star rating of 2.7 out of 5.24 ratings

    Give yourself a boost and treat yourself to this low-fat, healthy carrot soup with a swirl of soured cream

  • Vegetable vegan biriyani with carrot salad

    Vegetable vegan biriyani with carrot salad

    A star rating of 3.5 out of 5.10 ratings

    A meat and dairy-free, Indian-inspired basmati rice dish with cauliflower, French beans, peas, potatoes, homemade curry paste and carrot salad

  • Carrot soup with chilli coriander pesto served in bowls with crusty bread

    Carrot soup with chilli coriander pesto

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    Warm up on a cold day with our carrot soup, spiked with ginger, garlic and curry powder. A dollop of chilli coriander pesto gives the soup an added kick

  • Carrot, orange & avocado salad

    Carrot, orange & avocado salad

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.12 ratings

    This zingy side salad is packed full of goodness and it adds a touch of colour to any dish

  • Baked carrot & nigella seed bhajis with raita

    Baked carrot & nigella seed bhajis with raita

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.8 ratings

    A healthy baked carrot alternative to much-loved Indian side dish onion bhajis. Serve these golden, crispy snacks as part of a thali or curry feast

  • Spicy root & lentil casserole

    Spicy root & lentil casserole

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.821 ratings

    The potatoes in this recipe take on the spicy flavours beautifully - our idea of the perfect veggie supper

  • Honey-glazed roast carrots in a bowl

    Honey-glazed roast carrots

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.24 ratings

    Roasting carrots intensifies their flavour and the honey and vinegar make them deliciously sweet with a touch of sour. Serve as side to Christmas lunch or a Sunday roast

  • Carrot & sugar snap salad

    Carrot & sugar snap salad

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.7 ratings

    Sweet, colourful and low-in-fat - this super side even counts towards your five-a-day

  • Middle Eastern carrot salad

    Middle Eastern carrot salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.4 ratings

    A light and vibrant shredded salad flavoured with orange blossom water, cumin and mint- serve alongside spiced meats

  • Black bean burgers with salad on a plate

    Black bean burger

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.4 ratings

    Make some healthy, hearty vegan burgers layered with avocado and served with a fresh crunchy carrot and cucumber salad alongside. They're full of goodness

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