The Food Brie Cooked and Baked

A record of every food cooked or baked in my kitchen in 2010

Archive for the ‘sweet potatoes’ Category

106. sweet potato casserole

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Recipe source: Allrecipes.com

Go ahead and put this one on the dessert table. It was very good, but wow, it was sweet. I could have skipped the pumpkin pie (but I’d already baked it, so we ate it, too!).

sweet potato casserole

sweet potato casserole

Written by louise914

November 24, 2010 at 10:02 pm

56. hamburgers with herb butter and baked sweet potato sticks

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Recipe source: How to Grill by Steven Raichlen, for the burgers, and Allrecipes.com, for the sweet potato sticks

BP is my grill guy, and the burgers were his project. He did a great job. They had good flavor, and they were done just perfect. The slice of pancetta and white cheddar cheese really finished it off well. Nice job, BP.

The baked sweet potato sticks were good (although, I love almost anything with sweet potatoes), but I could have left them in the oven longer so they would have been crispier. However, we had guests for supper and I didn’t want to keep them waiting.

I should mention that my mom also contributed to this meal. (She was one of the supper guests.) BP loves her scalloped pineapple, and he requested it when she asked if she could bring anything. It was especially delicious this time, and we all enjoyed that.

hamburger and fries

hamburgers with herb butter and sweet potato sticks

Written by louise914

May 8, 2010 at 3:52 pm

34. sweet potato cheesecake bars

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Recipe source: Simple & Delicious, March/April 2010

If I tell you these bars had granola and sweet potatoes in them, you’d think they were healthy, right? Yeah, then I added butter and sugar and chocolate.

They were delicious. Although you can’t tell in the photo, these had three layers: a cake crust, a cream cheese layer and then a granola/white chocolate topping. Three layers of deliciousness.

These tasty little cheesecake bars were a hit with both our friends and the folks at the office (though, those folks’ll eat just about anything).

sweet potato cheesecake bars

Written by louise914

March 8, 2010 at 9:26 pm