Carrots
Scientific Name: Daucus carota
Country of Origin: Middle East

Carrots are a root vegetable that are thought to have originated in what is now Afghanistan. The leaves are rich in vitamin E and the root is rich in carotene, which is converted into vitamin A by the liver. The juice can be extracted as a healthy drink, the seeds are useful in medical treatment, and the greens can be sauteed until crisp to make a beautiful, slightly bitter garnish.

Recipe
Carrot Cake
Sicillian-Style Carrots
Ginger Carrot and Kale Ribbons

Carrots
Scientific Name: Daucus carota
Country of Origin: Middle East

Carrots are a root vegetable that are thought to have originated in what is now Afghanistan. The leaves are rich in vitamin E and the root is rich in carotene, which is converted into vitamin A by the liver. The juice can be extracted as a healthy drink, the seeds are useful in medical treatment, and the greens can be sauteed until crisp to make a beautiful, slightly bitter garnish.

Recipe
Carrot Cake
Sicillian-Style Carrots
Ginger Carrot and Kale Ribbons

Carrots
Scientific Name: Daucus carota
Country of Origin: Middle East

Carrots are a root vegetable that are thought to have originated in what is now Afghanistan. The leaves are rich in vitamin E and the root is rich in carotene, which is converted into vitamin A by the liver. The juice can be extracted as a healthy drink, the seeds are useful in medical treatment, and the greens can be sauteed until crisp to make a beautiful, slightly bitter garnish.

Recipe
Carrot Cake
Sicillian-Style Carrots
Ginger Carrot and Kale Ribbons

Carrots
Scientific Name: Daucus carota
Country of Origin: Middle East

Carrots are a root vegetable that are thought to have originated in what is now Afghanistan. The leaves are rich in vitamin E and the root is rich in carotene, which is converted into vitamin A by the liver. The juice can be extracted as a healthy drink, the seeds are useful in medical treatment, and the greens can be sauteed until crisp to make a beautiful, slightly bitter garnish.

Recipe
Carrot Cake
Sicillian-Style Carrots
Ginger Carrot and Kale Ribbons