Royal Carrot Cake Muesli Bars

Preparation info
  • Makes

    9 or 12

    • Difficulty


Appears in
Home Made in the Oven: Truly Easy, Comforting Recipes for Baking, Broiling, and Roasting

By Yvette van Boven

Published 2019

  • About

There’s a story claiming that carrots owe their orange color to the Dutch royal family of Oranje-Nassau. I can’t confirm this because I wasn’t born yet, but what I do know is that carrots haven’t always been orange. The precursors of our current carrots were brought over from Iran by the Dutch East India Company VOC in the seventeenth century. In the Netherlands, these were crossbred until they developed a tint that may have had something to do with the Dutch national color (but there’s no