Candied Sweet Potatoes II Recipe

Step 1

In a 1-quart saucepan combine sweet potatoes, water, sugars, 2 Tbsp of the butter; the vanilla and lemon juice and rind. Cover and cook over medium heat for 20 minutes, stirring occasionally; uncover and cook until potatoes are fork tender, about 10 minutes. Add the remaining butter, stirring until completely melted. Cook uncovered until sauce is thick, about 2 minutes more. Makes about 1 Cup.

Things You'll Need

  • 2ea Sweet potatoes (Medium) cut
  • 1c Water
  • 1/4c Sugar
  • 1/4c Light brown sugar (packed)
  • 4T Unsalted butter
  • 1 1/2t Vanilla extract
  • 1 Juice and grated rind from 1

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