Candied Carrots

Yield: 2-4 Serving

Time: 15 Minutes


  • 1 lb Baby Carrots
  • 2 T Butter
  • ¼ C Brown Sugar
  • ¼ C Agave Syrup
  • ½ tsp Salt
  • ¼ tsp Ground Cinnamon 
  • ¼ tsp Nutmeg


  1. In a large skillet or sauté pan, add butter, brown sugar, agave syrup, salt, cinnamon, and nutmeg 
  2. Simmer on medium heat
  3. In another pan, boil ½ gallon of water, add carrots, and boil for 5 minutes
  4. Drain carrots
  5. Add carrots to brown sugar mixture
  6. Toss carrots in mixture and let simmer until carrots are tender
  7. Transfer the candied carrots to a serving dish and drizzle remaining glaze over the top

Go Rogue by adding one ounce of Whiskey or Amaretto (w/toasted almonds) and flambé the carrots as they are being tossed.

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Check out this published recipe in the Branson Globe.