Glazed Carrots

“Here’s a little something different to do with your carrots. The mint may not be to everyone’s taste, but I find it a refreshing change.” – April Ferre

Glazed Carrots

Course: Side Dishes – Vegetables


  • 7 to 8 Large Carrots Sliced
  • 2 Tablespoons Butter
  • 1 Tablespoon Brown Sugar
  • 2 Tablespoons Honey
  • 2 Tablespoons Fresh Mint or 2 Teaspoons Dried Mint Flakes


  • Cook carrots in boiling water until tender. Drain well; set aside.
  • Melt butter in medium skillet. Add sugar and honey; blend. Add carrots; cook 3 to 4 minutes over low heat, stirring so that all the carrots are glazed.
  • Sprinkle with mint; toss. Substitute fresh parsley for mint if desired. Makes 4 to 6 servings.

2012 Recipe – April Ferre – From the Encyclopedia of Creative Cooking, 1980