Side Dishes

Coconut Pecan Sweet Potatoes

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As we head into colder weather, I'm trying to enjoy some warm, fall dishes without packing on a few pounds! These Coconut Pecan Sweet Potatoes are a much healthier version of "candied" potatoes. The coconut is sweet, but not overwhelming - the pecans add a nice crunch. Plus - I love that this is a slow cooker side dish, so you can just set them in and let their delicious cinnamon-y scent fill your home!

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6 medium potatoes, peeled and chopped (I made them squares about ½" by ½")
½ cup pecans
½ cup shredded coconut
? cup sugar
? cup brown sugar
¼ cup butter, melted
½ teaspoon cinnamon
pinch of salt
Place potatoes in a slow cooker that has been sprayed with cooking spray. Place pecans, coconut, brown sugar, white sugar, melted butter, cinnamon, and salt in a small bowl. Mix with a fork until completely...
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Nutritions

Calories
132

Sodium
3mg
0% DV

Fat
10g
16% DV

Protein
1g
2% DV

Carbs
5g
1% DV

Fiber
1g
7% DV