Simple Brown Buttered Carrots

Some times the simplest recipes are the best, especially when made with garden fresh ingredients!

Our garden is offering up plenty of goodies this time of year!  One of our favourites are the ‘little finger’ carrots!

This year I made the mistake of planting them too close together… and as a result my son dug up what he named “Mommy Carrot, Daddy Carrot, and Octo-Carrot”… c’est la vie!

If you have carrots you are harvesting from your own garden that are tender, I find you do not even need to peel them before cooking – they are so delicious, and pretty looking just with the tops trimmed off and sliced lengthwise!

Browned butter adds a rich and nutty flavour to the sweet carrots, and is always a crowd pleaser!

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Perfect Pairings – Thanksgiving Turkey Dinner

With Turkey Day around the corner the question often comes up “What Wine should I serve for Thanksgiving?” The key is to pick a wine that is not overpowering and food friendly – so save your Cabernet Sauvignon for a good steak dinner instead.

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