Carrots don't really help you see well at night but they do make a great range of meals. Recipes include carrot cake, carrot muffins and carrot soups.
A very traditional English cottage pie with beef, onions, carrots, potatoes and seasonings. Best served with fresh green peas.
Fragrant basmati rice is pan fried with carrots, onions, fresh ginger, peanuts and coriander.
This cake is easy to make with healthy ingredients like carrot, banana and walnuts. The nuts are my favourite bit.
Toasted coconut, fresh parsley, hazelnuts and sultanas add a delightful flavour and texture to this vegetable salad. It's a nice change from the typical green salad at picnics.
This is great bread, although it is more of a cake. The recipe includes carrot, zucchini, walnuts, wholemeal flour and spices.
This is my version of my grandmother's carrot cake recipe. It uses extra carrot and sour cream to get a heavy moist cake that is beautifully rich with a hint of spice and is blissfully indulgent and popular at any occasion.
This recipe has gone down well with everyone who has tried it so far, even myself, who is not a carrot cake fan, but add the banana and pineapple and it just makes it a whole different flavour
Wait till you smell this baking in the oven! This recipe has been passed down in my family and you will just love it. It has a rich, spicy flavour that is truly unique. Top with cream cheese icing or eat as is!
Cauliflower is a sweet vegetable and as such can make a rich, tasty and healthy soup as shown in this example where it teams up with carrots.
This is such a simple salad to make - perfect on a hot day and when you want something refreshing. Feel free to use any mix of greens. The dressing adds a tangy gingery twist.