Carrots with Character Courtesy Of: Cherry Marketing Institute Carrots with Character 6 (1/2 cup) portions 1 lb Carrots, peeled and sliced 3 tablespoons Maple syrup 2 tablespoons Margarine 1/2 teaspoon Ground nutmeg 1/4 teaspoon Ground ginger 1/2 cup Dried tart cherries Cook carrots in water in a covered saucepan 8 to 10 minutes, or unitl tender. Drain well. Add dried cherries, maple syrup, butter, nutmeg and ginger to cooked carrots in a 2-quart saucepan. Cook, stirring occasionally, over medium heat, until mixture is hot and bubbly.

Note: A (1lb) package of whole baby carrots can be substituted for the sliced carrots.