Brandied Sweet Potatoes

Recipe from

Southern Living


2 pounds medium-size sweet potatoes
1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
3 tablespoons butter or margarine
3 tablespoons brandy or water
1/2 teaspoon salt


Cook potatoes in boiling water to cover in a large Dutch oven 30 to 35 minutes or until tender; drain. Cool slightly; peel. Cut potatoes crosswise into 1/2-inch-thick slices.

Cook brown sugar and next 3 ingredients in a skillet over medium heat, stirring constantly, until bubbly. Add potato, and cook, stirring gently, until glazed. Serve immediately.