Orange and Peanut Sweet Potatoes Recipe
This Orange and Peanut Sweet Potatoes recipes makes 2 servings.
What You Need
2 medium sweet potatoes
1/4 teaspoon finely shredded orange peel
2 tablespoons orange juice
1/2 cup orange juice
2 teaspoons cornstarch
4 tablespoons honey
2 tablespoons roasted, unsalted peanuts
What To Do
1. Peel sweet potatoes and cut into half-inch-thick slices. Place in 1-quart casserole dish and sprinkle lightly with salt and 2 tablespoons of orange juice. Cover and microwave on full power 6-8 minutes, or until sweet potatoes are tender.
2. While preparing sauce, allow sweet potatoes to stand, covered, outside of microwave. For sauce, stir 1/2 cup orange juice, cornstarch and orange peel together in a 2-cup measuring cup. Then stir in honey. Microwave on full power 1-2 minutes, or until thick and bubbly. Stir every 30 seconds during cooking.
3. Pour sauce over sweet potatoes and gently stir to glaze. Sprinkle peanuts over the top.
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