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  • 2 1/2 pounds - sweet potatoes, peeled, sliced 1/4-inch thick
  • 1 - orange, very thinly sliced, seeds removed
  • 1/2 cups - butter
  • 1/2 cups - sugar
  • 2 tablespoons - orange juice
  • 1 teaspoons - vanilla
  • 1/4 teaspoons - freshly grated nutmeg
  • Directions:

    Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Layer potatoes in a 2-quart baking dish. Top with orange slices.
    In a small saucepan melt butter and sugar together over medium-low heat. Remove from heat. Stir in orange juice and vanilla. Pour over potatoes and orange slices. Cover and bake 30 minutes.
    Uncover and bake an additional 20-30 minutes more or until potatoes are tender and browned, spooning juices over potatoes halfway through the uncovered baking time. Grate nutmeg over the top and serve warm.

    Brief Description

    Oranges and sweet potatoes sweetened with orange juice and vanilla.

    Main Ingredient:

    sweet potatoes

    Category:  Vegetables

    Cuisine:  American

    Prep Time: 20 min
    Cook Time: 55 min


    Better Homes and Gardens

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    Posted On:

    March 14, 2019

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