With the Holidays coming up, everyone is looking for easy and quick recipes that still have lots of flavor. With Rosh Hashanah approaching many of us like to cook up foods with Simanim, symbols, for a sweet, healthy, and prosperous new year.

“May it be your will, Hashem our G-d and the G-d of our forefathers that our merits increase.”

Carrots are a siman for an increase in our spiritual merits. It’s a play on words; carrots in Yiddish are merren which also means “many.”

Carrots are also versatile, inexpensive, healthy, and hearty making them one of the most used veggies on Rosh Hashana. Here are 18 Healthy Carrot recipes, that will add a pop of color to your table.

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Get more ways to use carrots in your everyday cooking here.