Vanilla Rum Sweet Potatoes
How to Make Vanilla Rum Sweet Potatoes
- 1Preheat oven to 350.
- 2Peel yams and cut into 1-2 inch cubes put in a large stock pot, add just enough water to cover. Add vanilla beans, rum, salt, nutmeg and 2 cups of the brown sugar.
- 3Bring to a boil then reduce to simmer. Cook until the yams are almost cooked through, about 10 minutes.
- 4Put yams into a 12 by 9 baking dish with about 2-3 cups of liquid and vanilla beans. Sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup of brown sugar and dot with butter.
- 5Bake until yams are completely cooked, about 15-20 minutes.