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Vegan Holiday Recipes
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Candied Sweet Potatoes

  • 6 medium-size sweet potatoes, cooked and sliced
  • Pan spray
  • Salt
  • 1/4 cup margarine
  • 1/3 cup maple syrup
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon (optional)
  • 1 teaspoon orange juice
Arrange cooked sweet potato slices in sprayed baking dish.

Sprinkle lightly with salt.

Melt margarine in saucepan over low heat.

Add syrup, sugar, cinnamon, and orange juice.

Simmer, stirring frequently, until slightly thickened.

Pour sauce over sweet potatoes.

Bake at 375 F for 20 minutes, basting frequently.

NOTES: Some people add cut-up marshmallows to this dish.
Can be served topped with whipped topping of your choice.