Tender Carrots With Apricots

READY IN: 25mins
PaulaG
Recipe by Annacia

This is a lovely side dish with ham or chicken. Very simple to make too. Soaking time for the apricots is 1hr 30mins.

Top Review by UmmBinat

Tasty side dish. I did use the most pathetic tasting carrots ever so I added additional sugar both with cooking (white) and when reheating (brown), reminds me why I am to buy only organic carrots, I used very soft sulfured (orange) dried apricots so I did not soak them the full amount of time, the other two ingredients and no optional parsley. Nice as a side dish to, recipe#307071, which we had with recipe#191855 and an onion raita for a good meal. I would make these again with sweet organic carrots. Made for ALMOST 5 GAME.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cover apricots with hot water in a bowl and soak 1 1/2 hours.
  2. Drain and pat dry.
  3. Cut apricots into thin strips.
  4. Combine next 4 ingredients in a heavy nonstick pan over medium heat.
  5. Cover tightly, reduce heat to low and cook 12-15 minutes, or until carrots are just tender.
  6. Add apricots and return to heat 1-2 minutes.
  7. Serve carrots sprinkled with parsley if desired.

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