Carrots don't always get the attention they deserve compared to other root vegetables, like their starchy cousins. We get it—a crispy fried or will almost always win the majority vote for best side dish. But that doesn't mean you should ignore the versatility and deliciousness of carrots, which make a great base for both sweet and savory recipes! Explore everything this orange veggie has to offer with these tasty carrot recipes. Whether you want to warm up with a , maximize the crunch with a , or indulge in a , there are so many ways to prepare carrots that'll whet everyone's appetite. Not only will you find candied carrots—the perfect
If sweets are what you're after, we've included plenty of variations on carrot cake, including carrot cake cookies, carrot cake pancakes, and, of course, Ree's classic carrot cake. She calls the with cream cheese frosting "carrot-y and exceedingly spring-y." Oh, and if you love carrot cake , there's a carrot cake cheesecake dessert here! (Yes, it's as good as it sounds.) Whether you're looking for a new addition to your or just in search of an easy for busy weeknights, these carrot recipes are sure to add a pop of color to your dinner table. Scroll ahead for even more ways to use them!