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Candied sweet potato

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  • 800 g sweet potatoes
  • 90 g butter
  • ½ cup brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • ½ cup orange juice
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 2 teaspoons grated lemon rind


1. Peel sweet potatoes and cut into thick rounds. Arrange sweet potato in a casserole dish, pour melted butter over the top.

2. Add sugar, lemon and orange juices and cinnamon stick.

3. Cover with a lid or aluminium foil and bake at 180°C for about 30 minutes. Uncover, stir potato mixture gently, remove the cinnamon stick, sprinkle on lemon rind and cook uncovered a further 15–30 minutes to crisp the top.

Main ingredient:
American (US)
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