When compared to other fall superstars like pumpkin, sweet potato, and butternut squash, carrots are always the sidekick, never the hero; always the bridesmaid, never the bride; always the backup singer, never the headliner; always the side dish never the…well, you get the point. But this fall, it's high time that carrots receive the praise they deserve. Begin to expand your carrot horizons -- they're not just for dipping in ranch dressing.
This fall, reimagine your relationship with Bugs Bunny’s root vegetable of choice. Whether you make a tray of spicy Moroccan carrots or a towering carrot cake, these 8 recipes will inspire carrot fever.