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Coconut Broiled Sweet Potatoes Recipe
|Sweet potatoes||8 Medium|
|Flaked coconut||1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)|
|Firmly packed brown sugar||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Butter/Margarine||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)|
|Whipping cream||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)|
Calories 237 Calories from Fat 97
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 11 g17.3%
Saturated Fat 8.6 g43%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 17 mg
Sodium 62.9 mg2.6%
Total Carbohydrates 33 g11%
Dietary Fiber 4.6 g18.2%
Sugars 15.5 g
Protein 2 g4.5%
Vitamin A 286.1% Vitamin C 4.2%
Calcium 4.6% Iron 5.5%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
Let cool to touch; peel and cut in half lengthwise.
Arrange the potatoes in a greased 13- x 9- x 2-inch baking dish; sprinkle with 1 cup coconut.
Combine brown sugar, butter, and whipping cream; pour mixture over sweet potatoes.
Top with remaining 1/4 cup coconut and cherries.
Broil 5 inches from heat for 2 to 3 minutes or until lightly browned.