Sweet Potatoes California

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Jan. 04, 2012


Sweet potatoes 6 Large
Oranges 3
Butter 1/4 Pound
Light brown sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Ground cinnamon 1/8 Teaspoon
Salt 1/2 Teaspoon
Unsweetened pineapple juice/Apple juice 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Brandy 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)



1. Preheat the oven to 375 °F.

2. Peel the potatoes and thinly slice them.

3. Grate orange rind and keep it aside.

4. Pare the oranges and slice them.


5. Take a buttered 1 ½ quart baking dish and place the orange and potato slices in layers. Dot each layer with butter and top it with mixture of orange rind, sugar, salt, and cinnamon.

6. Spoon apple or pineapple juice over the potatoes and cover.

7. Bake for about an hour until the thick syrup is produced.


8. Spoon the brandy over sweet potatoes California just before serving.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 70 Minutes
Ready In: 70 Minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 2833Calories from Fat 823

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 94 g144.6%

Saturated Fat 58 g290%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 1481 mg61.71%

Total Carbohydrates 469 g156.3%

Dietary Fiber 39 g156%

Sugars 306 g

Protein 19 g38%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet