Old Fashioned Candied Sweet Potatoes
Diane Hopson Smith
Hope you enjoy!
4 to 6sweet potatoes, peeled and sliced
1 stickbutter (1/2 cup)
1/2 to 1 tspnutmeg (nutmeg is strong and you don't really need a lot)
How to Make Old Fashioned Candied Sweet Potatoes
- In a large (cast iron) skillet, melt butter over medium heat.
- Add sliced potatoes to butter and toss to coat.
- Mix sugar, nutmeg, cinnamon and salt; add to potatoes. Toss to coat.
- Reduce heat to low and simmer for 1 hour (covered), stirring occasionally until potatoes are fork tender.