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Slow Cooker Candied Yams * *

Slow Cooker Candied Yams

  • Cooking Time:

    7 hours
  • Servings:

    10-12

Ingredients

8 Sweet Potatoes, washed, peeled and sliced
2 T. Salted Butter, cut into small cubes
1/2 c. Orange or Pineapple juice
1 tsp. Maple Syrup
2 tsp. Vanilla Extract
1 tsp. Pumpkin Pie spice
1/2 c. Brown Sugar
1/2 c. mini marshmallows

I can guarantee you that your vegetable-frowning children will gobble up Slow Cooker Candied Yams.  Sweet and savory all in one dish.  Can you say yum?!

  1. Grease a 4-5 qt. slow cooker with non-stick spray.
  2. Slice sweet potatoes, and layer inside slow cooker with butter pieces scattered between layers.
  3. In a small bowl, whisk together the orange or pineapple juice, maple syrup, vanilla, pumpkin pie spice, and brown sugar.
  4. Pour the sugar sauce over the potatoes in the slow cooker.
  5. Cover and cook on LOW 6-7 hours or until potatoes reach desired tenderness.
  6. Top with marshmallows.
  7. If your slow cooker insert is oven-proof, remove stoneware and place in oven for a few minutes to melt/toast marshmallow topping. (You can also move potatoes to a casserole dish and set under the broiler to brown.)

Happy Crocking!

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Jenn

Slow Cooker Candied Yams

 

Jenn Bare is a Mom, Chef & the Crock-Pot® Girl. She hosts a weekly “Mom Monday” segment on ABC-15 in Phoenix. Jenn is the founder of GetCrocked, the #1 resource for slow cooking with over 1.5 million online followers. She innovates recipes daily with her favorite tool in the kitchen, the Crock-Pot® slow cooker.

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I just tried this recipe and I think I hit a glitch with the “8 sweet potatoes.” How much should they weigh? I have a 6 qt. slow cooker and it couldn’t hold everything which made me worry I don’t have enough liquid. I’ll find out if the morning.

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Hi Jen!
I am wondering how many this would serve? And also, could I add pecans for the entire cooking time?
Thanks!

Meet Jenn Bare

Jenn is the founder of GetCrocked, the #1 resource for slow cooking with over 1.5 million online followers. She innovates recipes daily with her favorite tool in the kitchen, the Crock-Pot® slow cooker.

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Jenn Bare is a Mom, Chef & the Crock-Pot® Girl. She hosts a weekly "Mom Monday" segment on ABC-15 in Phoenix.

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