Candied Sweet Potatoes

Candied Sweet Potatoes

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Marjorie Milligan


Recipe from my recipe files - been using this recipe for over 50 years.


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6 - 8
20 Min
Stove Top


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    2 - 3 sweet potatoes - the ones with orange skins
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    1/2 stick butter
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    2 tablespoons water
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    1/2 cup sugar
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    1/4 teaspoon salt
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    1/2 teaspoon cinnamon

How to Make Candied Sweet Potatoes


  1. Wash and peel potatoes and cut into 1/4 inch slices lengthwise.
  2. Place in a heavy skillet in which butter has been melted.
  3. Sprinkle with the sugar, water and cinnamon.
  4. Cover and cook very slowly until the potatoes are tender.

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About Candied Sweet Potatoes

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American

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