Buttered Carrots

Buttered Carrots Recipe
Photo: John Autry; Styling: Leigh Ann Ross


Serves 4 (serving size: 1/2 cup)

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Nutritional Information

Calories 51
Fat 3 g
Satfat 1.9 g
Sodium 148 mg


1 cup fat-free, lower-sodium chicken broth
2 cups thinly sliced carrots
1 tablespoon butter
2 teaspoons chopped parsley
1/8 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon black pepper


Bring chicken broth to a boil in a saucepan. Add carrots. Reduce heat; simmer 6 minutes or until tender. Drain; return to pan. Stir in butter, chopped parsley, salt, and pepper; stir until butter melts.