Seasonal Recipes

Honey Mustard Rosemary Glazed Carrots

This healthy, easy, and oh-so-delicious recipe was adapted from thehealthyfoodie.com . Carrots are jam-packed with beta carotene, or Vitamin A -- great for the skin, hair, nails, and eyes. Beta carotene is an antioxidant, so you'll be fighting free radicals as you enjoy this delicious meal or side dish.

 Image courtesy of me! 

Image courtesy of me! 

Ingredients:

  • About 2 pounds medium sized carrots (I used multicolor)
  • 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 tbsp Love A Bee honey (we recommend San Joaquin Flame)
  • 1 tbsp Dijon mustard
  • 1 tbsp fresh rosemary, finely chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • ½ tsp Himalayan or fine salt
  • ½ tsp freshly cracked black pepper
  • A handful of chopped fresh parsley to garnish

Instructions:

  1. Preheat oven to 425F
  2. Brush the carrots under running water. Cut them in half lenghtwise and place them in a large mixing bowl.
  3. In a seperate bowl, mix olive oil, garlic, rosemary, mustard, honey, salt and pepper. Mix until very well combined and pour over reserved carrots. Mix to coat evenly and spread in a single layer in a shallow baking sheet lined with parchment paper.
  4. Place in the oven and bake for 20-25 minutes, turning once or twice, until the carrots are tender and have taken a nice golden coloration.
  5. Sprinkle with fresh parsley and serve immediately.