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Orange Glazed Sweet Potatoes

No recipe image available.Sweet potatoes baked in a buttery orange and brown sugar syrup.

Recipe Ingredients:

6 medium sweet potatoes
2 teaspoons grated orange rind
3 tablespoons butter
1/4 cup granulated sugar
1/4 cup brown sugar, packed
1 tablespoon all-purpose flour
Pinch of salt
1 cup orange juice

Cooking Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F (175°C).
  2. Boil the unpared sweet potatoes until tender, about 30 minutes. Drain, peel and cut into 1 1/2-inch chunks. Place in a lightly greased shallow baking dish.
  3. Melt butter in a small saucepan, add sugars, flour and salt, stirring to combine. Gradually stir in orange juice and bring to a boil. Pour syrup over sweet potatoes.
  4. Bake, uncovered, for 30 minutes.

Makes 8 servings.