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Grated carrot recipes

Grated carrots can be used to add texture and moisture to a variety of sweet and savoury dishes. Add them to cakes, soups, slaws, salads and more.

4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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

15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
8 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

The sweet, fresh flavours of this superhealthy side dish make it the perfect accompaniment to curry

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
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6 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A vegetarian sandwich with a difference, this light filling is simple and great for afternoon tea or lunch boxes

5 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
1,179 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Delight friends with an afternoon tea that includes this easy carrot cake. You can bake the cake, freeze it and just drizzle over the icing on the day

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
1,148 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

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

25 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
88 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Prepare and cook our low-calorie vegetarian biryani in just 25 minutes using carrot, cashew nuts and Indian spices. Serve with coriander and dollops of yogurt

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
38 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Burgers are always a barbecue staple, and these sesame-scented ones can be dressed up or down

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
194 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Who can resist a slice of moist, frosting-topped carrot cake with a warming cuppa?

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
82 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Turn a garden glut into something amazing with this delicious, moist cake and freeze one for later too

45 mins
Easy
15 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

A universal favourite, in cookie form! Give your standard carrot cake an upgrade with these bite-sized, biscuity treats 

50 mins
More effort
6 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Shred some carrots, peppers and onions, skip the mayo and mix with Asian flavours for a healthy coleslaw

15 mins
Easy
6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

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

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Forget food waste and use up bits of limp veg to make these sensational pakoras. Broccoli, cauliflower, green beans, courgettes and cabbage also work well

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
297 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This crowd-pleasing recipe turns the ultimate afternoon tea favourite into delightful cupcakes

50 mins
Easy
12 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

All the joy of baking with healthier results! This traybake uses sweet potato for natural sweetness and lower fat frosting

1 hr
Easy
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A simple, sweet cordial you can make from leftover carrots. Don’t throw the grated carrots away after steeping - bake up a delicious carrot cake

10 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
8 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Savour the spicy Indian-tinged flavours of this fresh and light salad

10 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
11 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This autumnal salad makes a fresh and healthy side dish and is great served with grilled halloumi or burgers

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
21 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A smooth blended vegetable soup with Indian spice to leave simmering for hours - perfect for feeding a crowd

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
59 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Lovers of ginger cake and carrot cake should enjoy this one. It mellows and improves over a couple of days

1 hr and 25 mins
Easy
41 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

A great make-ahead vegetarian main that is much easier than it looks, from Trill Farm in Devon

1 hr and 20 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
17 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Roz Denny creates a delicously rich, wintry and cheesy soup – serve with a hunk of crusty bread

55 mins
Easy
12 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Liven up slices of ham, smoked duck or roast beef with this healthy and colourful side salad

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
10 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

This light bake, with grated parsnips and desiccated coconut, makes a great alternative to carrot cake - top with rich cream cheese icing

1 hr and 5 mins
Easy
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