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How to cook carrots using an Aga range cooker


Recipe Name:  Carrots for Sunday roast recipe with instructions for Aga range cookers

By: Antonia

Meal Type: Accompaniment
Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook time: 20mins

Servings: n/a


All root vegetables can be steamed in the simmering oven in this same way (celeriac or swede). 

You'll need...


  • Carrots
  • Butter or olive oil
  • Parsley
  • Salt
  • Equipment...


    1. Peel and chop/slice carrots and place in a pan of cold water. Bring to boil on boiling plate.

    2. Pour off ALL of the water, cover with a lid and transfer to the floor of the simmering oven for 20 minutes.

    3. Dot with butter and sprinkle with freshly chopped parsley and season with salt.

    Aga range cooker tips:

    • Steam potatoes for mashing this way too for stiffer less watery mash!

    This fun family recipe has been scribed and tested by community member Antonia, who is a hard working mum with two boys. Her recipes are trialed in her much loved Aga range cooker and devoured by her family, allowing Antonia to provide accurate tips and advice on how to make the dishes a success! Go check her work out! She is a country girl, happily surrounded by an excitable Lab, her dear husband, two boys and the Cotswolds. 

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