Our Favorite Carrot Varieties

Fresh from the Cooking Light Garden, these carrot varieties are easy to grow and vary in size, shape, and color.

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Little Finger Carrots
Photo: Randy Mayor

Little Finger Carrots

Finger-thin but considerably longer—averaging about 6 inches—these are great all-purpose carrots. Their uniform size ensures even cooking, whether roasted, steamed, or sautéed.

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