Amaretto Carrots

READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by annconnolly

This is a recipe I dared to duplicate from a caterer at a party I attended and the result was great.

Top Review by Charlotte J

I enjoyed the almond in this recipe. I would never have thought almond and carrots would have gone together. I used half the amount of honey was the only thing I changed. I think I'll make these for our Easter get together. Made for *Zaar Cookbooks Tag* game 2008

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place carrots in a medium saucepan; cover with water (about 1 1/2 cups). Add salt; cook over medium heat until fork-tender, about 10 minutes.
  2. Remove carrots to a warm dish and set aside. Ladle a tablespoon or two of cooking liquid into a small dish and set aside to cool.
  3. Add amaretto, almond extract and butter to saucepan; stir constantly until butter is melted.
  4. Whisk cornstarch into the small dish of reserved (cool) liquid; whisk cornstarch mixture into saucepan and continue cooking until sauce is thickened.
  5. Stir in honey.
  6. Return carrots to pan and heat through.

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