Make Ahead Citrus Carrots

Total Time
24hrs 20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 24 hrs

A great make ahead vegetable dish that you can bring to a family gathering or potluck. Only needs reheating to serve. This dish is vegetarian but can be made vegan by substituting good quality vegan margarine for the butter.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook carrots in boiling water until tender but still crisp (10 to 12 minutes).
  2. While carrots cook, combine other ingredients in a microwave bowl and microwave on high for one minute.
  3. Once carrots cook drain and place in a microwaveable casserole dish with lid.
  4. Pour marmalade mixture over carrots and stir until marmalade mixture coats the carrots.
  5. Cover and refrigerate overnight (8-24 hours).
  6. Before reheating, stir.
  7. Microwave on high for 4-5 minutes stirring every few minutes.
Most Helpful

Easy and delicious! I added a sliced lemon to the boiling water and this added a bit more zing! Thanks for the recipe yummyeats!!

ckimberlycook October 13, 2008