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Braised Carrots and Fennel

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 35 min
  • Prep: 10 min
  • Cook: 25 min
  • Yield: 6 servings
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6 large carrots, peeled

2 large bulbs fennel

1 large onion

1 teaspoon sugar


2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil

3 tablespoons chopped dill

3 tablespoons chopped chives


  1. Slice the carrots 1/2-inch thick on an angle.
  2. Quarter the fennel bulbs lengthwise, cut into bulb to remove core and thinly slice, or roughly chop. Reserve 1/4 cup chopped fennel fronds.
  3. Halve and slice the onion. Fill a skillet with 1/4-inch water. Add vegetables then sprinkle with sugar and salt and drizzle with 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil. Simmer covered 20 minutes, and uncovered for 5 minutes and adjust salt. Toss vegetables with fennel fronds, dill and chives.

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