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The Glorious Sweet Potato!


Thursday, November 22, 2012

I learned to enjoy sweet potatoes later in life. I really couldn't stand them in my youth as it was usually covered with tons of marmallows. I can't say why I didn't like it, but I surmise that it was a bit too sweet. The glorious sweet potato has its own natural sweetness.

Below is "All Hail the Sweet Potato" from Mark Bittman's blog from the New York times:

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Enjoy your Thanksgiving, and your sweet potatoes!





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PUDLECRAZY 11/25/2012 6:52AM

    I LOVE sweet potatoes! And since I am allergic to nightshades, they are my go to potato since they really aren't 'potatoes' at all.

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1CRAZYDOG 11/23/2012 8:03PM

    lDelicious and nutritious! YUMMO! Had my share yesterday! HEE HEE

HUGS and hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving.

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SLIMMERJESSE 11/23/2012 10:08AM

    I've noticed that not many people I know like to eat the skin as well. I do.

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MARY1313 11/23/2012 10:05AM

    I love sweet potatoes!!!

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NUTRON3 11/23/2012 6:11AM

    love them!

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PRAIRIECROCUS 11/23/2012 2:16AM

    Three cheers for the sweet potato !
I really enjoyed your blog !
I trust that you had a nice Thanksgiving !
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THESUBY 11/22/2012 11:55PM

    Baked my first sweet potato today! I love them!

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TXMEMAW6 11/22/2012 9:15PM

    Every time I see a baked sweet potato I think of my mother. They were some of her very favorite foods. I like them too, but not like she did. Hope you have had a very special Thanksgiving Day.

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LINOVER 11/22/2012 8:50PM

    I too love baked sweet potatoes! Hope you had a great Thanksgiving!

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JINLYNN 11/22/2012 6:40PM

    Three cheers for the humble sweet potato!!!
It wouldn't be Thanksgiving or Christmas without them.

Hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving day!
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DMF2012 11/22/2012 3:39PM

    Love sweet potatoes!

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QUEEN-EYDIE 11/22/2012 2:38PM

    I love sweet potatoes! I have way too much food in the house so I baked up one of my many butternut squashes instead of sweet potatoes--just baked it in chunks and drizzled it with a little maple syrup--nobody knew the difference!

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FLAMENM 11/22/2012 11:49AM

    Cinnami, nutmeg, some sweet potato. Defintiely yummy!

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