Prep time: 20 min
Cook time: 15 min
Total time: 35 min
Yield: 4 servings
p>Persia inspired these carrots that are savory, but become sweet by eliminating the garlic and increasing the apricots (serve for dessert with sour cream or whole milk yogurt sweetened with honey).
Chef Sean Brock, author of Heritage, grew up in a town where seed saving was a way of life. "You just saved these seeds not because you were poor, but because you really loved the flavor of a particular tomato or a particular bean," he says.