healthy candied yams

Healthy Candied Yams Recipe

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Melanie Diecek

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@mommy7399

I absolutely love candied yams...but don't want the oh so sweet from all the sugars. So here is my version of deliciousness without all the sugar!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
8-10
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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  • 8 medium
    yam or sweet potatoes
  • 1
    orange, use zest and juice
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp
    nutmeg
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp
    cinnamon
  • 2 Tbsp
    pure vanilla extract
  • 2 Tbsp
    brown sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
    salted butter

How to Make healthy candied yams

Step-by-Step

  1. Peel the potatoes, making sure you get the white off. Slice them in 1/2 inch rounds.
  2. Mix together your sugar and spices. Set aside.
  3. Place your potato slices to form a single layer, sprinkle 1/2 of your SnS mix and vanilla over top, take 1/2 of your butter in lil pats over top and zest 1/2 of your orange over that. Repeat that. Then squeeze your orange juice over the whole thing, watching for seeds.
  4. Bake covered for roughly an hour and a half,give them a stir, sit for 5 minutes and enjoy!

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About healthy candied yams

Course/Dish: Potatoes
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Low Fat
Other Tag: Healthy




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