Glazed Sweet Potatoes

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Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

The Settlement Cook Book

By Lizzie Black Kander

Published 1903

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Ingredients

  • 6 medium sized potatoes
  • ½ cup sugar
  • ¼ cup water
  • 3 tablespoons butter

Method

Wash and pare potatoes. Cook 10 minutes in boiling, salted water. Drain, cut in halves lengthwise, and put in a buttered Pan. Make a syrup by boiling 3 minutes the sugar and water; add butter. Brush potatoes with syrup and bake 15 minutes, basting twice with remaining syrup.