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Old 02-01-2018, 03:43 PM
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Q. The food search entry shows “sweet potatoes, cooked, candied,....” Does “candied” mean baked until it seems to bleed a sugary syrup? (That’s how my wife like to prepare them.)
Q. Any tips for finding the nutritional values of baked sweet potato skins? (No adhering flesh.)
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Old 02-03-2018, 03:58 AM
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My guess would be that they were cooked with added sugar.
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Old 02-03-2018, 02:20 PM
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Thanks, Kathy. Any tips on the baked skins?
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I googled 'sweet potato skin nutrition.' According to myfitnesspal, 2 oz of just the skin is 72 calories, 15 mg sodium, and 300 mg potassium. 0 fat, 15 grams carb, 3 grams fiber, 1 gram protein.

I can't tell how accurate this information is.
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That’s better info than I’ve been able to find, so thanks again and it’s what I’ll go with. I like the potassium number, seems that that’s one of - if not - the hardest targets to reach in my daily quest for Vits and Mins...
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hello Kohsamui - hopefully you're able to find what you're looking for. have found the myfitnesspal database really easy to use for hard to find calorie / nutrition info. The community here rocks though
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Old 04-18-2018, 07:02 AM
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sweet potatoes don't ought to take a long term to prepare. reducing them into half of-inch slices and short Steaming them for just 7 mins now not most effective brings out their wonderful taste however allows to maximize their dietary value. And you may upload cinnamon, nutmeg, and/or cloves for extra taste and vitamins.
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This is exactly what I’ve been looking for. It solved very quickly the problem I was having

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Might be they have added some sugar....
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I don't consider it like something useful( for me
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