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Carrots With Pistachios And Cointreau

Ingredients
  Carrots 1 Pound, peeled
  Water 3 Tablespoon
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Butter 3 Tablespoon
  Butter 2 Tablespoon
  Shelled pistachio nuts 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Cointreau 4 Tablespoon
Directions

Slice the carrots diagonally into 1/8 inch slices.
Combine the carrots, water, salt and the 3 tablespoons butter in a saucepan over medium-high heat.
Bring to a boil.
Reduce heat and simmer for 8 minutes or until tender; drain.
Remove carrots from saucepan.
Melt the 2 tablespoons butter in the same saucepan over medium heat.
Saute the pistachios for2 minutes.
Add the carrots and Cointreau and toss lightly.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Side Dish
Method: 
Boiled
Ingredient: 
Vegetable
Interest: 
Party
Servings: 
8

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 125 Calories from Fat 75

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 9 g13.1%

Saturated Fat 4.9 g24.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 20.2 mg6.7%

Sodium 283 mg11.8%

Total Carbohydrates 9 g3.1%

Dietary Fiber 1.8 g7.1%

Sugars 6.3 g

Protein 0.98 g2%

Vitamin A 194.3% Vitamin C 5.7%

Calcium 2.3% Iron 1.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Carrots With Pistachios And Cointreau Recipe