• 28 Ratings

Flavors of orange and dill complement the carrots in this pretty layered first course.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens

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Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
cook:
30 mins
chill:
2 hrs to 1 day
Servings:
6
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a medium saucepan combine carrots and water. Bring to boiling; reduce heat and cover. Simmer for 30 minutes or until very tender. Cool slightly; transfer mixture to a blender. Add 1 cup of the pineapple juice. Cover and blend until smooth.

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  • Transfer to a pitcher or plastic beverage container. Stir in remaining pineapple juice and lemon juice. Cover and chill 2 to 24 hours. (Mixture may thicken upon standing; stir in 1 to 2 cups water to desired consistency.)

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  • Serve over ice with lemon wedges.

Teaching Note:

When you want to blend hot mixtures in a blender or food processor, cool the mixture before blending. Cooling prevents steam from building up in the blender (which could cause hot liquid to spurt out the top of the blender).

Teaching Note:

Packed with vitamin A and C, this is a great summertime drink to have on hand. Make a double batch and store in the refrigerator up to 1 week.

Nutrition Facts

107 calories; total fat 0g; saturated fat 0g; polyunsaturated fat 0g; monounsaturated fat 0g; cholesterol 0mg; sodium 58mg; potassium 456mg; carbohydrates 27g; fiber 3g; sugar 17g; protein 1g; trans fatty acid 0g; vitamin a 123IU; vitamin c 37mg; thiamin 0mg; riboflavin 0mg; niacin equivalents 1mg; vitamin b6 0mg; folate 40mcg; vitamin b12 0mcg; calcium 50mg; iron 1mg.
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Reviews

28 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 16
  • 4 star values: 3
  • 3 star values: 4
  • 2 star values: 3
  • 1 star values: 2
Rating: 5 stars
08/05/2017
Delicious! It will keep for a while in the fridge, just add more water as it can get pretty thick.
Rating: Unrated
03/17/2015
Does the carrot juice remain orange for long? in my experience the carrot juice turns a murky brown relatively quick. Has anyone experimented with this beverage?
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