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Recipe by Cooking Light November 1997


Recipe Summary

12 servings (serving size: 2/3 cup)


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  • Combine 1/2 cup water, chopped apricots, cranberries, and nectar in a medium saucepan. Bring to a boil; cook 2 minutes. Remove from heat, and let stand, covered, 20 minutes. Drain apricot mixture in a colander over a bowl, reserving apricot mixture and cooking liquid. Add rind, orange juice, and margarine to cooking liquid; set aside.

  • Combine the sweet potato and 1/4 cup water in a 3-quart casserole. Cover with casserole lid; microwave at high 18 minutes or until tender, stirring after 9 minutes. Drain well; set aside.

  • Preheat oven to 350°.

  • Arrange half of sweet potatoes in a 3-quart casserole coated with cooking spray; top with half of apricot mixture and 1/4 cup sugar. Repeat procedure with remaining sweet potato, apricot mixture, and 1/4 cup sugar. Pour reserved cooking liquid over sweet potato mixture. Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 30 minutes or until bubbly.

Nutrition Facts

263 calories; calories from fat 9%; fat 2.5g; saturated fat 0.5g; mono fat 0.9g; poly fat 0.7g; protein 3g; carbohydrates 60g; fiber 4.7g; iron 2mg; sodium 57mg; calcium 51mg.