Candied Orange Sweet Potatoes

sweet potatoes


3-4 sweet potatoes

1/4 lb butter

1 1/2 cups brown sugar

3 Tbsp orange juice


Boil sweet potatoes until soft with 1 tsp salt with peelings on. Peel potatoes when cool and cut in half. Lay potatoes in baking dish and pour sauce over. Bake at 300 degrees for 45 minutes. Baste 2-3 times during baking. Serve hot out of the oven.

For the Sauce:

Combine butter, brown sugar and orange juice in sauce pan. Bring to a boil and let simmer for a few minutes until sugar is dissolved.

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