Maple Bacon Wrapped Carrots
This is a very easy recipe that produces a great meal that can stand alone or enhance the main entree’.
Preheat the oven to 400º
Bacon (your favorite bacon – maple, peppered, or plain)
Peel each carrot
Starting at the top (large end) of the carrot, wrap the bacon around the entire carrot
Place the bacon & carrot on a cooking sheet
Brush Maple Syrup on each bacon & carrot. Make sure that you get the syrup all over the bacon and carrot.
Place the tray in the oven to cook for 10 minutes
Remove the tray and brush the bacon & carrots with maple syrup
Place the tray back in the oven for 15 minutes to complete the cooking of the carrots
Depending on the thickness of the carrots, it may take 20 minutes to cook the carrots
Remove from the oven, let cool for about two minutes and serve
To help with the clean up, considering putting down parchment paper