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Candied Sweet Potatoes

This image courtesy of Tom Eckerle

Serves8

CostInexpensive

Easy

Total Timeunder 30 minutes

Make Ahead RecipeYes

Kid FriendlyYes

One Pot MealYes

OccasionBuffet, Family Get-together

Recipe Courseside dish

Five Ingredients or LessYes

Mealdinner, lunch

Moodstressed

Taste and Texturebuttery, sweet

Type of Dishvegetable

Ingredients

  • 4 pounds sweet potatoes, peeled and quartered
  • 1½ to 2 cups sugar, depending on the sweetness of the potatoes
  • 4 tablespoons butter

Instructions

  1. Place the potatoes and sugar in a large pot and add water to cover. Bring to a boil, reduce the heat, and simmer until tender. Using a slotted spoon, remove the potatoes and place in a serving bowl. Dot with butter and serve immediately.

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An Awesomely simple dish that taste soooo good!

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