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Sweet Potato Waffles with Brown Sugar Ham

Fluffy Sweet Potato Waffles with Orange Brown Sugar Ham makes for the ultimate breakfast! Top with some orange honey butter and a drizzle of maple syrup to complete the meal. 
Servings: 6
Calories: 280kcal
Author: Courtney Lopez


Orange Brown Sugar Ham

  • 1 quarter Smithfield Anytime Favorites Quarter Ham
  • 1/4 cup orange juice
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar

Sweet Potato Waffles

  • 1 1/2 cups mashed sweet potatoes
  • 1 egg
  • 1 1/4 cup milk
  • 2 tablespoons melted butter
  • 1 3/4 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1 pinch salt


Orange Brown Sugar Ham

  • Place the ham in an oven-safe baking dish.
  • Mix together the orange juice and brown sugar and then pour over the ham.
  • Add orange slices if desired to make a pretty presentation.
  • Cover the ham and if you would like crispy edges you can remove the foil towards the end.
  • Place the ham in a 350 °F oven and bake until the internal temperature of the ham reaches 145 °F.
  • Once the ham is finished spoon the brown sugar glaze over the ham and then serve.

Sweet Potato Waffles

  • Mix together the dry ingredients and the wet ingredients separately.
  •  Once the wet is combined you can whisk in the dry ingredients.
  • Allow the batter to poof for 5-10 minutes before adding to the waffle maker.
  • Use a 3/4 cup measuring cup to pour the batter into the waffle iron and cook for about 1 1/2 minutes per side - 3-4 minutes total.
  • Serve with cooked ham, fresh orange honey butter, and warm maple syrup.


Calories: 280kcal | Carbohydrates: 50g | Protein: 7g | Fat: 5g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 41mg | Sodium: 99mg | Potassium: 464mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 15g | Vitamin A: 4945IU | Vitamin C: 5.9mg | Calcium: 176mg | Iron: 2.3mg