Cracker Barrel Baby Carrots

Total Time
Prep 2 mins
Cook 50 mins

The little ones love these carrots as good as candy. This is an absolute must for a great side dish.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Melt bacon grease in boiler.
  2. Add carrots and enough water to cover the top of carrots.
  3. Cover with a lid and place on medium heat and bring to a boil.
  4. Turn heat to low and simmer for 30-45 minutes or until the carrots are tender when pricked with a fork.
  5. When carrots become tender pour half of the water off.
  6. Add melted butter,sugar and honey to carrots.
  7. Place lid on pot and cook until completely tender.
Most Helpful

This is an excellent recipe for making carrots. I have always loved the carrots from Cracker Barrel, and this recipe comes pretty close. I reduced the amount of butter a little, and they still tasted wonderful! The recipe doesn't state when to add the salt, but I added mine at the beginning, so the carrots could cook the entire time with it.

michelles3boys April 03, 2013

Not sure why I haven't done a review. My DD loves these and request for them to be made quite often. They are definitely a staple in our household. The carrots are yummy and very easy to make.

Jill C. March 17, 2013

SO SCRUMPTIOUS! Made these for our Thanksgiving potluck at work & everyone loved them. They were so good. Will definitely be making these for Turkey day next week.

lalosmommy November 17, 2012