Recipe by JenSmith
"My grandmother used to make this simple sweet-spicy dish every year for the holidays. It's so delicious, you'll want to make it all year."
Hmm. None of these ingredients are on sale today.
Show ingredients on sale
Sort stores by
Save money at local stores when ingredients are on sale!
Watch video tips and tricks
3 1/2 pounds
sweet potatoes, peeled and cubed
butter or margarine, melted
packed brown sugar
1 1/4 cups
cinnamon red hot candies
1 (10 ounce) package
I made this for my office Thanksgiving Day dinner. I was very nervous since no one had ever heard of using the cinnamon candies in the recipie. It was the hit. People went back for seconds and thirds. I had several people ask for the recipie. I'm making it again for our own dinner....
This is clever, unique and delicious. I had a feeling this would be good but this was wow! I highly recommend giving this a try, esp. if you love cinnamon and sweet potatoes. It's almost like a dessert. It was easy to make too.
WAYYYYYYYYYYYY too sweet
This is just like what my mom and Granny made. We swapped half & half for the water. Very good and simple recipe.
I feel terrible that I've never reviewed this recipe. We've been making it for several years. It's my family's ALL TIME FAVORITE Thanksgiving dish! I make it exactly as the recipe states. I even add the optional marshmallows. We like them sweet!
If you're looking for a savory sweet potato dish, you need to look elsewhere.
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Grandma's Red Hot Southern Sweet Potatoes
Serving Size: 1/8 of a recipe
Servings Per Recipe: 8
Amount Per Serving
** Calories: 513
** Calories from Fat: 54
We have over 150 different ways to take chicken from everyday to gourmet.
All the tenderest leaves, baby vegetables, and early fruits are ready for the picking.
Great recipes and cooking tips! For a limited time, get a year of Allrecipes Magazine for $5.99.
Learn how to make sweet potato puff topped with crunchy pralines.
Watch how to make classic sweet potato pie—it’s far easier than pumpkin.
See how to make a top-rated sweet potato casserole.