Roasted Carrots with Ricotta
Serves: 2-3
 
Ingredients
  • 1 dozen tri-color baby carrots (cleaned, greenery removed)
  • Olive oil
  • Salt and pepper
  • Honey
  • 4 ounces fresh ricotta
  • Freshly chopped parsley for garnish
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees
  2. Place carrots in a large bowl and season with a large pinch of salt and pepper, and drizzle with olive oil, stir to combine
  3. Remove from bowl and add to a foil-lined baking sheet
  4. Drizzle with honey
  5. Place in oven and roast for 30-35 minutes until fork tender (this may take more time depending on the size of your carrots)
  6. Meanwhile, place ricotta in a small bowl and beat with an electric mixer for about 3 minutes until creamy and smooth
  7. Season with a large pinch of salt and pepper, set aside until carrots are finished
  8. Remove carrots from oven
  9. Smear the ricotta on a platter
  10. Place carrots on top
  11. Top carrots with another nice drizzle of honey and garnish with freshly chopped parsley
  12. Serve
Recipe by Feeding an Italian at http://feedinganitalian.com/roasted-carrots-ricotta/