• Serves
    6
  • 44
    Calories

Dietician's Tip: One serving provides twice the daily estimated average requirement of vitamin A for an adult.

Ingredients

  • 6 cups water
  • 1 pound baby carrots, rinsed (about 5 1/2 cups)
  • 1/4 cup 100% apple juice
  • 1 tablespoon cornstarch
  • 1/2 tablespoon chopped fresh mint leaves
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground cinnamon

Directions

Pour the water into a large pan. Add the carrots and boil until tender-crisp, about 10 minutes. Drain the carrots and set aside in a serving bowl.

In a small saucepan over moderate heat, combine the apple juice and cornstarch. Stir until the mixture thickens, about 5 minutes. Stir in the mint and cinnamon.

Pour the mixture over the carrots. Serve immediately.

Nutritional analysis per serving

Serving size: About 3/4 cup

  • Calories 44
  • Cholesterol 0 mg
  • Monounsaturated fat Trace
  • Saturated fat Trace
  • Sodium 51 mg
  • Total carbohydrate 10 g
  • Dietary fiber 2.5 g
  • Protein 1 g
  • Serving size About 3/4 cup
  • Total fat Trace
Last Updated: 06-01-2019
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