Microwave Steamed Carrots

  • author  Eliza
  • Updated June 16th, 2019

This is a super simple recipe to steam carrots in a microwave.

Microwave Carrots
Microwave Carrots

Microwave Steamed Carrots

How to steam carrots in a microwave.
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Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: Global
Prep Time: 2 minutes
Cook Time: 3 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
Servings: 4
Calories: 25kcal


  • 4 medium carrots
  • 3 tbsp water


  • Scrub or peel carrots. Cut into 2 inch chunks. 
  • Place chopped carrots int a microwave safe glass bowl. Add the water. 
  • Cover the bowl with a plate, and place in the microwave.
  • Microwave the carrots on high for approximately 3 minutes, or until they are tender. 
  • Take care when removing carrots from the microwave, the bowl and the steam will be very hot. Serve with butter. 


Calories: 25kcal