Sweet Potato Carrot Au Gratin -- Quad-Cities Online Recipe Book
Search Recipes

Submit a recipe
 

Side Dishes:

Sweet Potato Carrot Au Gratin

Comment on this recipe

Ingredients

4 cups sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into 1/2-inch cubes
2 cups sliced carrots
1/2 cup orange juice
2 tablespoons brown sugar
1/2 cup dried cranberries
1/4 teaspoon each salt and pepper
3/4 cup shredded cheddar cheese

Instructions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Put sweet potatoes and carrots in a pot, cover with water. Bring to a boil and cook for 10 minutes or until tender. In large bowl, combine next 4 ingredients. Drain sweet potato mixture, add to bowl and toss to coat. Transfer to a casserole dish coated with nonstick spray and bake for 20 minutes. sprinkle cheese on top and bake for 10 minutes more.

Mary Kastor
Rock Island



Local events heading








  Today is Friday, Aug. 1, the 213th day of 2014. There are 152 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: A mad dog was shot in Davenport after biting several other canines and snapping at several children. The police should abate this nuisance — there are about 500 dogs in this city that ought to be killed at once.
1889 — 125 years ago: Track laying operations on 2nd Avenue, stopped by the Moline-Rock Island company last spring for lack of rail, have been resumed.
1914 — 100 years ago: Bulletins allowed to come through the strong continental censorship of all war news indicated that Germany was advancing with a dash against both Russia and France.
1939 — 75 years ago: Emil J Klein, of Rock Island, was elected commander of Rock Island Post 200, American Legion.
1964 — 50 years ago: Members of the Davenport police department and their families are being invited to the department's family picnic to be held Aug. 27 at the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds.
1989 — 25 years ago: Beginning this fall, Black Hawk College will offer a continuing education course in horseback riding at the Wright Way Equestrian Center, Moline, located just east of the Deere Administration Center.




(More History)