The humble carrot is often seen as a base for other dishes - it's used in mirepoix and stock. But with these five recipes carrots have the opportunity to shine. Once you cook these exciting dishes you'll see just how irresistible carrots can be. Plus, you'll be getting a nice dose of Vitamin A and a wealth of other nutrients. Now you have no excuses for not eating carrots...
Spicy Tomato and Carrot Soup with Yogurt and Pistachio Dumplings
Duck Kebab with Carrot Ketchup and Truffled Mayonnaise
Stir Fried Beef with Carrots and Broccoli
Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting
Cream of Basmati Rice with Carrots, Lime, Hazelnut Crunch and Puffed Rice
More: Hungry for more fall recipes? Try your hand at making these comforting apple dishes or pumpkin recipes.