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You Say Sweet Potato, I Say Sweet Potatoe

Sweet potatoes were originally cultivated in Mexico and Central and South America. Columbus discovered the sweet potato during one of his voyages to the West Indies. Spain eventually cultivated the potato resulting in a profitable business with France and England. The Portuguese are responsible for […]

Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Maple Syrup, Orange and Spices

This is a nice lighter take on the traditional Sweet Potato Casserole layered with marshmallow, pineapple and tons of brown sugar. Source: GOOP 3 3/4 pounds sweet potatoes, peeled 1 1/4 cup real Vermont maple syrup 1/4 cup vegetable oil 1 1/4 teaspoons ground cinnamon […]