For the Hungry Crew

This recipe has been a staple in our galley for a while. It’s delicious, easy to make and makes a great side dish for any potluck party in the anchorage or marina.

Grilled Sweet Potatoes with Apples


2 large sweet potatoes, sliced

1 apple, sliced

1 tsp ground cinnamon

1 tsp ground nutmeg

2 Tbsp butter (or olive oil)

2 Tbsp brown sugar


1. Arrange sweet potatoes and apples on large piece of aluminum foil.

2. Drizzle olive oil or butter pieces over packet. Sprinkle seasonings over sweet potatoes and apples.

3. Tightly seal foil edges together.

Place foil packet on grill and cook 30-40 minutes turning every 5-10 minutes. Or place on upper rack on gas grill if you have this option.

Serves 4

These sweet potatoes pair well with pork, or chicken.  Can also be enjoyed as dessert.

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