Sautéed Carrots

Round out a weeknight meal with this quick and healthful accompaniment.


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4 cups carrots, sliced and peeled
2 tablespoons olive oil
2 teaspoons lemon juice
1 teaspoon lemon zest
2 teaspoons chopped fresh mint
salt and pepper


1. Cut peeled carrots into 1/4-inch-thick, 2-inch-long sticks.

2. Warm 2 tablespoons olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat and cook carrots, stirring often, until just tender and beginning to brown in spots, about 7 minutes.

3. Toss carrots with lemon juice and zest and chopped fresh mint. Season with salt and pepper.