As fall draws near, so does the promise of loading your grocery basket up with fresh carrots of the season. These delicious vegetables can be enjoyed in a variety of ways, from savory to sweet. Here is a list of the best carrot recipes to make this autumn.
Carrot Cake Truffles
Truffles are a wonderful sweet treat to put a bit of a twist on flavors you know and love. Enjoy this mix of carrot cake and white chocolate, with a few pecans crumbled on top. These truffles will be gone before you even put the batch on the table. Try the recipe here!
Carrot Cupcakes with Crean Cheese Frosting
A simple way to incorporate carrot into your dishes is by making a batch, or more, of carrot cupcakes, paired with a sweet and savory cream cheese frosting. You can make yourself a small batch of cupcakes to enjoy, or expand the recipe so you can give away some for others to try. With hints of cinnamon, nutmeg, and clove, these cupcakes will spice up your fall and make you feel right at home. Try the recipe here!
Carrot, Crunchy Chickpea, and Sun-dried Tomato Salad
This nutrient-packed, super salad is filled with a wide array of greens, or whichever blends you prefer best, carrots, of course, gorgeous sun-dried tomatoes, avocados, crispy chickpeas, all topped with pine nuts and a lemon juice and apple cider vinaigrette dressing. You’ll cover all of your needed nutrients for the day with this flavorful fall salad. Try the recipe here!
Carrot Cake Cookies
Another twist on carrot cake, with the minor addition of coconut, these cookies are a great dessert to make if you’re on a bit of a time crunch. They are oat-based cookies and also contain a delicious raisin surprise throughout to give a burst of fruity freshness. You won’t get enough of these tasty carrot cake cookies. Try the recipe here!
Roasted Moroccan Carrot Salad
The Roasted Moroccan Carrot Salad is a delicious combination of carrots, baby spinach, chickpeas, dates, almonds, and red onion. This salad is hearty and will fill you right up on a chilly fall evening. This is jam-packed with a wide variety of nutrients to keep you energized for hours to come. Try the recipe here!
Carrot Lentil Cakes with Garlic Herb Tahini Sauce
These tiny little cakes are jam-packed with all types of delicious flavors. Carrots, lentils, oats, kale, hemp seeds, pipits, and all types of amazing spices are featured in this amazing recipe. They will definitely become one of your favorite carrot recipes this fall. Try the recipe here!
This simple vegan twist on meatballs is a cheap alternative to test out this fall. Try and pair these with your favorite salad, or mixed in with some zucchini noodles or spaghetti squash. These protein-rich carrot balls are a sweet and spicy addition to any of your meals. Take advantage of the fresh seasonal carrots and test out something new this fall. Try the recipe here!
Bombay Carrot Salad
This sweet and spicy carrot side salad is an amazing dish to add to any meal or as a quick snack to hold you over for a few hours. It incorporates a mix of carrots, cashews, raisins, scallions, turmeric, cayenne and yellow curry powder, topped off with either your choice of honey or agave and either lime juice or orange juice. Try the recipe here!