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Lemon & thyme baby carrots

Lemon & thyme baby carrots

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Prep: 5 mins Cook: 10 mins

Easy

Serves 8
Make the most of sweet, seasonal carrots by dressing them with herbs, honey and citrus

Nutrition and extra info

  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Nutrition per serving

  • kcalories63
  • fat4g
  • saturates0g
  • carbs6g
  • sugars6g
  • fibre4g
  • protein1g
  • salt0.1g
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Ingredients

  • 1kg baby carrot
  • 2½ tbsp rapeseed oil

    Rapeseed oil

    If you want a light alternative to other cooking oils, rapeseed is a great choice and has…

  • 1½ tsp clear honey
  • zest ½ and juice 1 lemon

    Lemon

    le-mon

    Oval in shape, with a pronouced bulge on one end, lemons are one of the most versatile fruits…

  • leaves from 5 thyme sprigs

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Method

  1. Put carrots in a pan of boiling water and simmer for 8-10 mins or until tender. Meanwhile, combine rapeseed oil, honey, lemon juice and zest, and thyme leaves.

  2. Drain the carrots and return to the pan. Drizzle over the dressing, season well, toss to coat, then transfer to a serving dish.

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Comments (1)

mags_harris's picture
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Very tasty side dish and very easy - lovely with a roast leg of lamb or some steak

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