Food

Moroccan Spiced Carrot Dip {Recipe}

Bring the flavors of North Africa to the table with this easy and flavorful dip.

Baby carrots are naturally sweet, which is why we’re balancing them with cinnamon and savory accents such as coriander and cumin for a dip that’ll have you dunking for days. The fresh flavor and bright hue of the carrots shines, while red wine vinegar adds a tangy kick. Pair this vibrant dip with warm pita bread for an easy appetizer at your next Moroccan-themed dinner party. Then sit back and watch it disappear!

Serves 4

What You Need:

1 pound baby carrots
8 cups water
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 tablespoon red wine vinegar
2 teaspoons cumin
2 teaspoons coriander
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 teaspoon salt 

What You Do:

1. In a medium saucepan, add carrots and fill to cover with water. Bring to a boil, cover partially with lid, and cook 10 minutes, until carrots are very tender. Pour into a colander, rinse with cold water, and drain well.

2. In a food processor or blender, add cooked carrots with remaining ingredients. Purée until smooth.

3. Serve right away, or refrigerate in an airtight container. Serve chilled or room temperature.

Photo courtesy of Holly V. Gray

More Food

5 Life-Changing Ways Raw Foods Helped My Chronic Disease

I went vegan to combat my thyroid disease, and I’ve never felt better.
Read More »

13 Vegan Jackfruit Dishes You'll Want to Eat Immediately

This vegan meat alternative has exploded in popularity thanks to its versatility and healthful, photo-ready qualities.
Read More »

10 Toast Toppers That Are Better Than Butter

These epic toast ideas will transform your simple morning staple into an anytime snack or quick and simple meal.
Read More »

5 Vegan Burgers That Put McDonald's Menu to Shame

There's no denying that plant-based burgers are all the rage.
Read More »

9 Vegan Pies We Want in Our Faces Right Now

With the official baking season ahead of us, we’re already set for second helpings of these top-notch pies.
Read More »

This Week on VegNews TV: The secret to these delightful sweet treats is white beans! Aylin Erman shows you how to make these simple blondies.

More Videos »