Baked Sweet Potatoes and Pineapple is a delicious side dish recipe. Ingredients include fresh pineapple and sweetened with brown sugar. It takes only 1 hour and 5 minutes to prepare and cook. A great option for your Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner. It’s a low calories, low fat, low cholesterol, low sodium, low sugars, heart-healthy, diabetic-friendly and Weight Watchers (4 PointsPlus), (6 SmartPoints) recipe. Makes: (10) Servings. Baked Sweet Potatoes and Pineapple will be loved by all of your family, friends and guests.
Prep Time: 15 Minutes.
Cooking Time: 50 Minutes.
Total Time: 1 Hour-5 Minutes.
Non-Stick cooking spray
(2 lbs) sweet potatoes (about 4), peeled,
cut into 3/4 inch chunks
3 cups fresh pineapple chunks (3/4″)
1/4 cup oil-base Italian dressing
1/4 cup packed brown sugar
1 Tbsp butter, melted
1. Preheat oven to 400º F.
2. Combine potatoes and pineapple in a large bowl. Mix remaining ingredients. Add to potato mixture; toss to coat.
3. Spread onto rimmed baking sheet sprayed with cooking spray.
4. Bake 45 to 50 minutes or until potatoes and pineapple are tender and golden brown, turning after 30 minutes.
YIELD: 10 Servings
Serving Size: 1/2 Cup per serving.
Weight Watchers (4 PointsPlus), (6 SmartPoints)
Carb Choices: 2
1-1/2 Starch + 1/2 Fruit
Calories: 140, Total Fat: 2.5g, Saturated Fat: 1g, Cholesterol: 5mg, Sodium: 120mg, Carbohydrates: 28g, Sugars: 15g, Fiber: 3g, Protein: 2g, Vitamin A: 230 %DV, Vitamin C: 20 %DV, Calcium: 4 %DV, Iron: 4 %DV
Original recipe and image from Kraft Foods. http://www.kraftrecipes.com/recipes/roasted-sweet-potatoes-pineapple-138380.aspx
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