Cranberry Roast Chicken and Sweet Potatoes

Recipe Rating:
 7 Ratings
Serves: 4
Prep Time:
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Cooking Method: Bake


1 lb sweet potatoes, thinly sliced
4 bone-in chicken breast halves (about 2 1/4 lbs.
1 14 oz. can whole berry or jelled cranberry sauce
1/4 c olive oil or vegetable oil
1/2 tsp ground ginger
1/2 tsp salt
1/4 tsp ground black pepper

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Carol Junkins Recipe
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Hanson, MA (pop. 28,722)
Member Since May 2011
Carol's notes for this recipe:
Cranberry sauce is used in this dish with ground ginger and the chicken is layered on top of the sweet potatoes ~ makes a nice meal.
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user Paula S. louegirl - Aug 3, 2011
My family will LOVE this! Thanks!
user Carol Junkins CarolAJ - Aug 3, 2011
Ya know Paula ~ I can't wait to make it myself ! Love sweet potatoes and Chicken ~ easy too ~
Hope you like it, would love to know ~
user Paula S. louegirl - Aug 3, 2011
Just checked my kitchen and I have all of the ingredients except chicken: however, I have pork chops. I am going to try this recipe using pork chops. I think it will be yummy also! Will let you know how it turns out.
user Carol Junkins CarolAJ - Aug 3, 2011
Oh great Paula, yea let me know how it is ~ never thought about using sweet potatoes this way and with ground ginger nice flavors.

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