Recipe: Carrots with Cumin and Ginger


A touch of spice with carrots turns them into something wonderful.

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Carrots Glazed with Cumin and Ginger

Carrots with Cumin and Ginger

250 g carrots, steamed or boiled, chunked, whole or julienned 50 g butter 15 g brown sugar
1 Tblspn verjuice or white wine vinegar 1 Tblspn cumin seeds 15 g chopped fresh ginger
2 Tblspns chopped parsley salt and black pepper

Place butter and brown sugar and vinegar or verjuice in a saucepan and stir until melted and combined. Add the cumin and ginger, mix and boil for a couple of minutes until a glaze like consistency. Toss with the carrots and parsley. Season and place in a serving dish.


This recipe is one of the vegetarian recipes from our first blog which was in existence from 1995 – 2005. It is cross posted on our sister site, A Life (Time) of Cooking. It appears here as part of the Retro Recipes series.

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