Colorful Cranberry Sweet Potato Bake Recipe
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Colorful Cranberry Sweet Potato Bake Recipe

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Sweet potatoes and tart cranberries are a feast for the eyes as well as the palate in this appealing side dish.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 45 min. Bake: 35 min.
MAKES:8 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 45 min. Bake: 35 min.
MAKES: 8 servings


  • 1-1/2 pounds sweet potatoes (about 3 medium)
  • 1-1/2 cups fresh or frozen cranberries, thawed
  • 2/3 cup sugar
  • 1/3 cup orange juice
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1-1/2 cups granola without raisins

Nutritional Facts

1/2 cup: 261 calories, 5g fat (1g saturated fat), 4mg cholesterol, 323mg sodium, 54g carbohydrate (29g sugars, 7g fiber), 5g protein.


  1. Preheat oven to 350°. Place potatoes in a large saucepan; add water to cover. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cook, uncovered, until tender, 25-30 minutes; drain and cool slightly. Peel and cut potatoes into 1-in. pieces.
  2. In a bowl, toss cranberries with sugar, orange juice and salt; spread half of the mixture in a greased 11x7-in. baking dish. Top with half of the sweet potatoes. Repeat layers. Dot with butter.
  3. Bake, covered, until cranberries are tender, about 25 minutes. Uncover; sprinkle with granola. Bake 10 minutes. Yield: 8 servings.
Originally published as Cranberry Sweet Potato Bake in Country Woman Christmas Annual 1997, p25

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DaniTonn User ID: 2245857 19815
Reviewed Dec. 13, 2011

"I wanted a way to fit in cranberries to my Thanksgiving dinner but I do not like most cranberry items. This was an excellent way to get them in and flavor was liked by everyone. I would definatly make again."

mama sandy User ID: 5617886 48944
Reviewed Nov. 20, 2010

"Super easy-loved the cranberry flavor."

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