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Sweetened Sweet Potato

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Serves: 2

  • 2 large sweet potatoes (cut in medium-sized cubes)
  • 500 millilitres brown sugar
  • water


Sweetened Sweet Potato is a community recipe submitted by Sheryll and has not been tested by so we are not able to answer questions regarding this recipe.

  • In a sauce pan, combine the sweet potato cubes and sugar.
  • Stir until all the pieces are coated with sugar.
  • Add water and cook in low to med heat until the sweet potatoes are soft and the sugar has turned into syrup (approx 1 hour).
  • Additional Information

    If you want a chewy, candy-like texture, you can omit the water and just cook the sweet potatoes in sugar, and add 1 tbsp of butter immediately after you turn the heat off.

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