Are Carrots the New Kale? 7 Takes on the Trend From Around the U.S.By Zagat Staff | March 11, 2014 By Zagat Staff | March 11, 2014
Are carrots the new kale? Menus around the country suggest that both diners and chefs cannot get enough of the root veggie, regardless of season. We're not just talking about side dishes, as some chefs are bold enough to make carrots the star of the show. Some patterns we've noticed: cumin, avocado and yogurt seem to be the most common carrot pairing, but that's not the only concept around. Check out some of the boldest, most interesting takes on the humble greenmarket staple in the slide show below.