Hot Honey Butter Carrots


  • 1 pound baby carrots
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon chipotle chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper


  1. In a large pot filled with about 2-3 cups of water, steam the carrots using a steamer basket until they reach your preferred tenderness.
  2. Remove the steamer basket, drain the water, return the carrots to the pot and set aside.
  3. In a small glass bowl or measuring cup, melt the butter in the microwave.
  4. To the butter, add the honey, lemon juice and seasonings, stirring until well combined.
  5. Pour the butter mixture over the carrots and stir until well coated.
  6. Serve hot alongside your favorite main dish.

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