Sweet Potato Cranberry Bake Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Sweet Potato Cranberry Bake Recipe
  • READY IN 55 mins

Sweet Potato Cranberry Bake

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"My father's mother made this every year for our Thanksgiving dinner. It is not Thanksgiving to me without this dish. I do not like the tartness of most cranberry dishes, and sweet potatoes can be bland by themselves. This dish combines both to make a great all-in-one dish. When I take this dish to another person's home, I bake the first time and add the yams, cover, and then wait to heat until I am at their house."

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Original recipe makes 10 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    45 mins
  • READY IN

    55 mins

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C).
  2. Combine cranberries, orange slices, sugar, pecans, orange juice, cinnamon, nutmeg, and mace in a 2-quart baking dish.
  3. Bake in preheated oven until cranberries soften, about 30 minutes. Stir yams into cranberry mixture and continue baking until heated through, about 15 minutes more.
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Footnotes

  • Cook's Notes:
  • The orange peel should be left on. In addition to slicing the orange, I also cut the slices into wedges. It helps the peels to soften more and makes for a better size for a bite.
  • Brandy can be substituted for the orange juice.
  • Sugar and spices may be mixed together first before adding to the rest of the ingredients to help the spices to be spread more evenly.
  • Fresh boiled yams or sweet potatoes may be substituted for canned.
  • The cranberry mix can also be microwaved before adding the yams, instead of baking in the oven. I am not sure on the time as I have never personally cooked it this way.
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Reviews More Reviews

Jan 25, 2013

Of coarse I love this recipe! I could eat the whole thing myself!

 
Dec 06, 2013

This was absolutely delicious. I used fresh cubed sweet potatoes and baked for over an hour...added some extra orange juice (used the juice from one orange) and cut the sugar back to about 2/3 cup and it was still plenty sweet. Love it!!!

 

3 Ratings

Dec 26, 2013

Super easy and tasty! New favorite for yams.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 218 kcal
  • 11%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 45.3 g
  • 15%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 4.5 g
  • 7%
  • Fiber
  • 3.9 g
  • 15%
  • Protein
  • 1.4 g
  • 3%
  • Sodium
  • 25 mg
  • 1%

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

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