Butter-Roasted Carrots

<p>Butter-Roasted Carrots</p>
Photo: Levi Brown; Styling: Thom Driver

Butter-roasted carrots is an easy three-ingredient side dish that's perfect for busy weeknights. 




Serves 4 (serving size: about 1/2 cup)

Total time: 20 Minutes

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Recipe Time

Hands-on: 5 Minutes
Total: 20 Minutes

Nutritional Information

Calories 61
Fat 4.2 g
Satfat 2 g
Monofat 1.6 g
Polyfat 0.3 g
Protein 0.6 g
Carbohydrate 5.9 g
Fiber 1.7 g
Cholesterol 8 mg
Iron 0.2 mg
Sodium 183 mg
Calcium 22 mg


2 cups (2-inch) diagonally cut carrot
1 tablespoon butter, melted
1 teaspoon olive oil
1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
Cooking spray


1. Preheat oven to 425°.

2. Combine first 5 ingredients on a baking sheet coated with cooking spray. Bake at 425° for 15 minutes.


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