Tropical Sweet Potatoes

Tropical Sweet Potatoes Recipe

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Donella Deck


Only takes up the oven for a few minutes, allowing more oven time for your other flavorites!


★★★★★ 1 vote

20 Min
2 Hr 15 Min
Slow Cooker Crock Pot


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  • 3 can(s)
    cut sweet potatoes, 29 oz
  • 1 can(s)
    mixed tropical fruit, 15 oz
  • 1 can(s)
    mandarin oranges, 15 oz
  • 1 can(s)
    crushed pineapple, 8 oz
  • 1 pkg
    pecans, chopped, sm pkg
  • ·
    brown sugar, to taste
  • 1 tsp
    cinnamon (optional)
  • 1 tsp
    nutmeg (optional)
  • 1 dash(es)
    tabasco sauce (optional)

How to Make Tropical Sweet Potatoes


  1. Drain sweet potatoes and put in 5-6 qt crock pot (save juice).
  2. Drain mixed tropical fruit and mandarin oranges and put in crock pot (save juice).
  3. In sauce pan add sweet potato OR fruit juices, add pecans, brown sugar, spices, and tabasco.
  4. Heat mixture until brown sugar dissolves and add to crock pot.
  5. Cook on High setting for 2 hours.
  6. Cover top with miniature marshmallows.
  7. Remove stoneware crock from appliance, remove lid, place in 350 degree oven until marshmallows are lightly browned.

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About Tropical Sweet Potatoes

Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids

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