MAPLE ROASTED CARROTS
2 lbs (1 kg) whole small rainbow carrots, cleaned, halved with ½-in (1.25 cm) green tops attached
2 tbsp (30 ml) olive oil
2 tbsp (30 ml) pure maple syrup
salt and pepper, to taste
fresh thyme, for garnish
- Preheat oven to 400 F (200 C).
- On a rimmed baking sheet, place carrots. Add oil and maple syrup by hand or with pastry brush, distributing evenly. Sprinkle with salt and pepper. Roast for 20 minutes or until tender.
- Place carrots in a serving dish and garnish with thyme. Serve with Thanksgiving dinner.