Buttery Carrots and Brussel Sprouts

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 15 mins

Although the original of this recipe was found in the 2009 Taste of Home Best Holiday Recipes, this vegetable dish can be made anytime of the year!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large saucepan over medium heat, cook the carrots and Brussel sprouts in boiling water until tender, about 8 to 10 minutes; drain.
  2. In a small saucepan, melt the unsalted butter; add ginger and cook for 2 minutes before adding lemon juice, lemon zest, sugar, and lemon pepper.
  3. Pour sauce over vegetables and serve.
Most Helpful

The colors are just beautiful! I left out some of the lemon juice....felt it might be too overpowering. The sauce was delicious, but let the flavors of the vegetables shine through. Thanks for posting, Syd! Made for PRMR Tag!

breezermom March 05, 2012

I used ground ginger. The sauce is so good with the carrots and brussel sprouts. I steamed the veggies. Thanks Sydney Mike for posting this yummy recipe. :) Made for PRMR tag game

Boomette July 18, 2011