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Cranberry-Jeweled Carrots

Prep time 40 mins
Bake time 50 mins
Yield 8
Kitchen Tip: Save the extra cranberries from this recipe in the freezer and use them all winter long.


  • large carrots, grated (about 6 cups)
  • 1 1/2 cups fresh cranberries
  • 3 granny smith apples, peeled, cored, finely chopped
  • 3/4 cup apple cider
  • 6 tablespoons packed light brown sugar
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into pieces

Nutrition Information

  • calories 144
  • fat 5 g
  • satfat 3 g
  • cholesterol 11 mg
  • fiber 3 g
  • protein 1 g
  • carbohydrate 27 g
  • sodium 487 mg

How to Make It

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Mist a 9-by-13-inch baking dish with cooking spray. In a large bowl, toss carrots, cranberries, apples, cider, brown sugar and salt and mix well. Transfer mixture to baking dish. Dot with butter.

  2. Tightly cover baking dish with foil and bake, stirring once or twice, until cranberries are soft and carrots are cooked through, 40 to 50 minutes. Serve warm.