Candied Sweet Potatoes

Russ Myers

By
@Beegee1947

This is an old recipe which is worth rediscovering.


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Serves:

8 servings

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2/3 c
sugar
1/3 c
water
1 1/2 Tbsp
butter
4
sweet potatoes, peeled , cut into quarters

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Boil sweet potatoes in salted water until tender.

Set aside
2
Make a syrup by boiling sugar, water, and butter.

Boil for about 5 minutes
3
Pour syrup over potatoes.

Bake, uncovered, in 400 F oven for 20 minutes, basting occasionally with syrup in bottom of pan
4
Tip:
Allow 1 potatoes for 2 servings.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Potatoes
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom