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Slow Cooker Glazed Carrots

Slow Cooker Glazed Carrots are sweet and savory side dish glazed with brown sugar. A healthy and perfect dish for the holiday season that goes well with any meal. 
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword Slow Cooker Glazed Carrots
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 3 hours
Total Time 3 hours 15 minutes
Servings 6 servings
Calories 199kcal
Author Catalina Castravet

Ingredients

  • 2 lbs carrots peeled and sliced into 1/2 inch pieces
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter melted
  • 1/3 cup brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon balsamic reduction
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 2 tablespoons maple syrup
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg

Garnish:

  • 1 tablespoon chopped parsley

Instructions

  • Prepare and add the carrots to the slow cooker.
  • In a medium bowl, whisk together the melted butter with the rest of the ingredients.
  • Pour the sauce mixture on top of the carrots and toss to combine.
  • Cook on HIGH for 3 hours or until carrots are tender.
  • To thicken the glaze, remove uncovered on HIGH for an additional 20-25 minutes. Or mix 1 tablespoon of cornstarch with 3 tablespoons of water and add to the mixture, cook on HIGH for an additional 15 minutes.
  • Sprinkle with parsley and serve.

Nutrition

Calories: 199kcal | Carbohydrates: 32g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 20mg | Sodium: 538mg | Potassium: 521mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 24g | Vitamin A: 25552IU | Vitamin C: 10mg | Calcium: 70mg | Iron: 1mg