Almonds add crunch and raisins add extra sweetness to colorful carrots. Have it ready in 20 minutes.
bag (16 oz) baby-cut carrots
cup slivered almonds
cup orange marmalade
cup golden raisins
In 1 1/2- to 2-quart saucepan, heat 1/2 cup water to boiling. Add carrots. Heat to boiling; reduce heat to medium. Cover and cook 10 to 12 minutes, stirring occasionally, until tender.
Meanwhile, in 8- or 10-inch skillet, spread almonds in single layer. Cook and stir over medium-high heat 4 to 7 minutes or until lightly browned.
Drain carrots; return to saucepan. Stir in marmalade and raisins. Cook over low heat about 1 minute, stirring constantly, until marmalade is melted. Add almonds; toss gently.
You could use apricot or peach preserves instead of the marmalade.
NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING
Serving Size: 1 Serving
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% Daily Value*:
- Vitamin A
- Vitamin C
Exchanges:0 Starch; 1/2 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 1 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.