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Seasonal Spring Eating: 10 Fresh Carrot Recipes

One of the earliest spring crops, carrots are abundant and affordable, but their very abundance can make them seem humdrum. Though humble, carrots are endlessly versatile with an incredible texture and distinct sweetness. This spring, give an old favorite a second look, with these 10 fresh carrot recipes.

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    Make the most out of a favorite spring ingredient with these 10 fresh carrot recipes!

  • Carrot and Parsley Salad 2 of 11
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    Carrot and parsley make for an exceptionally crisp and fresh combination —— they're a great counterbalance to heavy foods.
    Babble Food has the recipe
    Image: Brooklyn Supper 

  • Carrot Tahini Slaw 3 of 11
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    Sweet carrots and nutty tahini are a pitch perfect combination in this effortless slaw.
    Babble Food has the recipe
    Image: Kathy Patalsky 

  • Roasted Carrot Soup 4 of 11
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    Roasting is always a wonderful way to coax more flavor out of any winter vegetable, and carrots are no exception. Faintly sweet and smoky, this easy carrot soup has a surprisingly complex flavor.
    Babble Food has the recipe
    Image: Brooklyn Supper 

  • Dairy-Free Carrot Ginger Soup 5 of 11
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    Carrots and ginger are a classic combination, and this soup makes the most of the contrasting flavors.
    Babble Food has the recipe
    Image: Kathy Patalsky 

  • Honey-Glazed Carrots 6 of 11
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    These easy honey-glazed carrots are terrific as a last minute side dish or a great first food for toddlers.
    Babble Food has the recipe
    Image: from Cooking Light First Foods, Oxmoor House © 2010  

  • Chicken Curry with Carrots and Parsnips 7 of 11
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    Cook up a satisfying dinner in minutes with this easy, delicious chicken curry made with wholesome carrots and parsnips.
    Babble Food has the recipe
    Image: Shauna Ahern 

  • Quick Pickled Carrots 8 of 11
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    These pickles are sweet, sour, and crunchy, and make for an excellent snack.
    Babble Food has the recipe
    Image: Brooklyn Supper 

  • Shaved Brussels Sprout, Carrot, and Avocado Salad 9 of 11
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    Try this crisp salad with creamy avocados and tahini orange dressing for a spring brunch party!
    Brooklyn Supper has the recipe
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  • Carrot, Fennel, and Orange Soup 10 of 11
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    Fennel can be a tough ingredient to work with, but it brings fantastic flavor to this tangy carrot and orange soup.
    Brooklyn Supper has the recipe
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  • Radicchio, Carrot, and Orange Salad 11 of 11
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    Radicchio have a pleasant bitterness that's perfect for more adventurous eaters, especially when combined with sweet carrots and oranges.
    Brooklyn Supper has the recipe
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