Grandma Gertrude Byars Candied Sweet Potatoes Recipe

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GrandMa Gertrude Byars Candied Sweet Potatoes

Rick Casteel

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@rdcasteel

This is a delicious simple candied sweet potato recipe from my friend in High School Kathy Byars's Grandmother. Enjoy.


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Rating:

Serves:

6-8

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

4 medium
sweet potatoes
1 1/2 c
sugar
1 tsp
orange extract
2 tsp
vanilla extract
1 1/2 c
water
1/4 c
butter
4 Tbsp
brown sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Peel and boil Sweet Potatoes.
Cook until almost done.
2
In a different boiler, combine all other ingredients and bring to a boil.
Drain sweet potatoes and then cut into chunks or strips. Add the mixture and continue cooking until potatoes are done and mixture begins thickening.
3
Optional Top with a few mini marshmallows and bake until golden

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Potatoes
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tag: Heirloom