Carrot Puree


An easy carrot puree with thyme and ginger is a delicious and quick side dish. Made with only a few ingredients in less than half an hour.

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Carrot puree
Veronique van Ohmydish

Made by Véronique

Published at 2018-01-07, this recipe is for 4 people and takes 25 minutes.

Founder of Ohmydish (established 2014). Would happily spend her entire day in the kitchen. Previously worked in the hospitality industry as an independent chef and is ready and willing to help you gain confidence in the kitchen. With her easy-to-follow recipes, helpful tips, and cooking knowledge, you will be making the very tastiest dishes yourself in no time! Véronique's recipes are intended for everyone, from beginners to advanced home cooks.

Updated at: 15-02-2021

25 minutes 4 people Side dishes
Carrot puree


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  • 400 gram carrots
  • 1 large onion
  • 200 ml vegetable stock
  • about 2 cm ginger root, or use ginger syrup
  • 2 sprigs of fresh thyme
  • pepper and salt to taste
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  • cutting board & chef's knife
  • vegetable peeler
  • small pan
  • (immersion) blender or vegetable sieve

Carrot Puree

25 minutes 4 people Side dishes

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Preparations -- 10 minutes

Peel the carrots and roughly chop hem, the larger the pieces are the longer they have to cook. Peel and coarsely chop the onion, the same applies to size.

Peel the ginger root and chop into pieces.  

Carrot puree
Carrot puree

Finishing the carrot puree -- 15 minutes

Heat a medium-sized pan without adding any oil or butter. Saute the onion for a few minutes before you add the carrots and ginger. Saute for a few minutes more and then also add the thyme sprigs and vegetable stock.

Put a lid on and let it cook on low heat until the carrot is soft. Make sure most of the moisture has evaporated, but to create a smooth puree it's best to have a little stock left.

Remove the thyme sprigs as soon as the carrots are soft enough. Create a smooth puree using an (immersion) blender or vegetable sieve.

Season with pepper and salt and serve as a delicious side dish for a lovely piece of meat or fish. Enjoy!

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