Allan’s Mum’s Sweet Potatoes with Sugar, Cinnamon & Orange Juice

Preparation info

  • Serves


    as a Side dish
    • Difficulty


Appears in

Falling Cloudberries

By Tessa Kiros

Published 2004

  • About

This could almost be a dessert. It is very good served alongside game, wintery roasts and full-flavoured spicy food. Allan’s mum, Sue, is a wonderful cook — loaded with instinct — and everyone loves her food. She often makes her potatoes even sweeter than these.


  • 800 g (1 lb 12 oz) orange sweet potatoes
  • 2


Peel the sweet potatoes and rinse them, then cut them lengthways into 5 mm (¼ inch) slices. Put them in a saucepan with the rest of the ingredients and about 750