Contest-Winning Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes

When I prepare these sweet potatoes, I like to serve them with ham. Those two different tastes always team really well. —Miriam Christophel, Battle Creek, Michigan

Directions Pierce potatoes with a fork. Bake at 375° for 40-60 minutes or until tender. Let potatoes stand until cool enough to handle.Cut them in half lengthwise; carefully scoop out pulp,...

  • Yield: 12 servings
  • Cooking time: 60 Min
  • Rating: 5/5
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  • 6 large sweet potatoes (3-1/2 to 4 pounds)
  • 1/4 cup orange juice
  • 6 tablespoons cold butter, divided
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground mace
  • 1/4 cup chopped pecans

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