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butter pecan sweet potatoes

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a recipe by
Joanne Sarver
Nekoosa, WI

Very good

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serves Makes 9 servings
prep time 15 Min
cook time 25 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For butter pecan sweet potatoes

  • 6 c
    yams, peeled and cubed
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter, cut into small pieces
  • 2 Tbsp
    light brown sugar
  • 1/4 c
    pecans, chopped
  • 1/8 tsp
    cayenne peper

How To Make butter pecan sweet potatoes

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    Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Line a rimmed baking sheet with foil. In a large bowl, toss together yams, brown sugar, pecans and cayenne pepper; spread into an even layer in prepared pan. Bake 20 minutes or until yams are tender and sugar is carmelized. Makes 8 servings.