Aside from being a nutritious and delicious food, carrots mark a change in seasons. Ring in spring rain, blooming flowers, and light sweater weather with a bright pop of color on your plate! Not only can carrots be used in salads or in sides, but with the right mix of spices and cooking techniques they can star as the hearty, leading feature of your dinner. We’ve rounded up 15 of the best carrot dishes so you can make sure you get your beta carotene with every meal!
a sweet and tangy taste that’s rich and hearty too! (via Honey and ginger give roasted carrots ) Let’s Dish
Moroccan spices make this
the perfect pop of color for any meal. (via raw, vegan, carrot salad ) Panning the Globe
for a great spring salad that is packed with nutrition! (via carrots with golden beets and radishes ) Gourmande in the Kitchen
Change up your carrot roasting recipe by
for a fruity yet complementary taste. (via adding pomegranate ) Food 52
are a great way to sneak carrots into comfort food. (via Mashed potatoes with cheddar ) Food Figure
Dill tops these
for a warm and rustic side to any meal. (via roasted carrots and potatoes ) Martha Stewart
with a healthy and bright smoothie! (via carrots and sweet potatoes ) Top Food Pics
Switch up spices by using
. (via rosemary to create delicately roasted carrots ) Table Feast
Sweet potato fries go well with roasted carrot fries.
to kick up the flavor. (via This recipe uses Moroccan spices ) Gourmande in the Kitchen
includes hazelnuts for a rich, nutty flavor. (via honey roasted, spiced carrot recipe ) Better Homes and Gardens
in this colorful and tasty salad. (via Red quinoa pairs well with roasted carrots ) Food and Wine
The subtle sweetness of carrots adds the perfect complexity to this
. (via cumin and lime dish ) Family Style Food
For people that dislike cooked carrots, this
will certainly change their minds! (via oven-roasted recipe ) The Perfect Pantry
What would a carrot recipe round-up be without carrot cake? This
is decedent! (via caramel carrot cake ) Sweet Treats and More
What’s your favorite way to prepare carrots?