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Candied Sweet Potatoes Recipe

Lil' Luna
Delicious Candied Sweet Potatoes - a simple and tasty side dish that will be a family favorite! Soft sweet potatoes mixed with butter, brown sugar, water, salt and pepper.
5 from 7 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 13 mins
Total Time 18 mins
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Servings 4
Calories 176 kcal


  • 2-3 sweet potatoes peeled and cut into rounds
  • 2-3 tbsp butter
  • 1/3 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup water
  • salt and pepper to taste (to taste)


  • Add all ingredients to a pan and bring to a boil.
  • Turn heat down to low and simmer for 10-15 minutes without stirring.
  • Cook on low for an additional 3-5 minute stirring until potatoes are well coated.



Calories: 176kcalCarbohydrates: 31gProtein: 1gFat: 5gSaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 15mgSodium: 93mgPotassium: 243mgFiber: 1gSugar: 20gVitamin A: 9400IUVitamin C: 1.6mgCalcium: 35mgIron: 0.5mg
Keyword Candied Sweet Potatoes
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