Brooke Saias, Hazon Food Justice Coordinator
Although most people think of carrots as orange, they come in many different colors. You can get purple, yellow, red and even white varieties from your farmer. Small carrots are available in the summer, while larger, more mature carrots are harvested in the fall.
-Trim the from the top of the carrots. If you don’t, leaves will absorb water from the root and make the carrots soften quickly.
- paper towel in the refrigerator. will keep for 2 months if they are wrapped in a damp cloth or
-To freeze, slice carrots and boil in water for 5 minutes. Cool them off by immediately putting them in ice water, drain them, and pack in a hard .