Glazed Carrots and Parsnips

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 20 Minutes
Cook: 28 Minutes


1 pound carrots (about 8)
1 pound parsnips (about 10)
4 tablespoons dried currants or dried cranberries (optional)
4 tablespoons butter
4 tablespoons whole grain mustard
4 tablespoons honey
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon chopped fresh parsley


Cut carrots and parsnips into 2- x 1/4-inch strips.

Cook carrots and parsnips in boiling water to cover in a large saucepan 8 to 10 minutes or until tender, adding currants, if desired, during last 3 minutes of cooking; drain.

Melt butter in large saucepan over medium heat; stir in mustard, honey, and salt until blended. Stir in carrot mixture, and cook 15 minutes or until thoroughly heated. Sprinkle with chopped parsley.