Moroccan Sweet Potato and Raisin Salad Recipe - Allrecipes.com
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Moroccan Sweet Potato and Raisin Salad

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"This sweet Moroccan salad is prepared by simmering diced sweet potatoes or yams with cinnamon, turmeric, saffron, raisins and honey. It is an easy dish with an exotic taste."

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  • PREP

    15 mins
  • COOK

    20 mins
  • READY IN

    1 hr 5 mins

Directions

  1. Place raisins into a bowl, cover with boiling water, and let stand to plump.
  2. Place sweet potatoes into a saucepan, cover with 2 cups water, and bring to a boil. Add honey, butter, salt, cinnamon, black pepper, turmeric, and saffron to potatoes; reduce heat to low. Simmer until potatoes are tender but not mushy, 8 to 10 minutes. Drain raisins and stir into sweet potato mixture.
  3. Continue to simmer until mixture has thickened, about 10 more minutes. Let cool before serving.
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Apr 30, 2013

This was quite runny for a salad. I had to drain off a lot of liquid. Also it was very sweet--more like a dessert.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 218 kcal
  • 11%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 41.4 g
  • 13%
  • Cholesterol
  • 15 mg
  • 5%
  • Fat
  • 5.9 g
  • 9%
  • Fiber
  • 4.1 g
  • 16%
  • Protein
  • 2.3 g
  • 5%
  • Sodium
  • 399 mg
  • 16%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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