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Really Really Good Candied Sweet Potatoes


These are Really Really Good Candied Sweet Potatoes! This dish was a hit at a church dinner. Very good!

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  • 2 pounds sweet potatoes
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1/4 cup maple syrup
  • 1/3 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon


Servings 6
Preparation time 30mins
Cooking time 70mins


Step 1

Cover potatoes with water, bring to a boil.

Lower heat and simmer for 25 minutes, until done.

When cooled, peel and cut into chunks.

Place in 2 quart baking dish.

In small saucepan combine remaining ingredients, cook and stir until mixture boils.

Pour over potatoes. Bake at 350°F for 40 minutes.

Note: I added marshmallows and chopped pecans towards the end of the cooking time.

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