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Candied Sweet Potatoes

Canned sweet potatoes make this recipe super easy.

Quick Facts

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 30 to 35 minutes
Yield: 6 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 can (29 ounces) cut sweet potatoes, drained
  • 2 tablespoons butter OR margarine
  • 1/2 cup Karo┬« Light OR Dark Corn Syrup
  • 3 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 teaspoon Spice Islands┬« Ground Saigon Cinnamon
  • 1-1/2 cups minature marshmallows

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Spray a shallow 1-1/2 to 2-quart baking dish with cooking spray.
  2. Place sweet potatoes in prepared baking dish.
  3. Melt butter in a small saucepan over low heat.  Stir in corn syrup, brown sugar, salt and cinnamon. Cook and stir 1 to 2 minutes or until smooth. Pour evenly over sweet potatoes; stir gently to coat.
  4. Bake 25 to 30 minutes or until hot and bubbly.  Sprinkle with marshmallows and return to the oven until marshmallows are lightly browned, about 5 minutes.