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Candied Sweet Potatoes Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Nina Hebbard
Added: Saturday, February 14, 2009

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
5 medium sweet potatoes
1/2 c. sugar
1/4 c. white syrup
2 T. butter
1 1/2 c. water
pinch of salt
nutmeg or cinnamon

Directions:
Directions:
Peel yams; cut in 1/2 lengthwise. Place in baking dish. Add sugar, syrup, butter, water and salt. Sprinkle nutmeg or cinnamon; cover. Bake in oven at 400 degrees until tender and a thick syrup is formed. Baste frequently.

 

 

 

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