Easy Snack in a Pot Simmered Sweet Potato and Apple

Easy Snack in a Pot Simmered Sweet Potato and Apple

This is lightly flavored simmered sweet potato and apple! This dish can be a snack or a side dish. This is an easy recipe, which only requires adding all the ingredients in a pot and simmering! It's so tasty that you can't stop eating!

Ingredients: 4 servings

Sweet potato
1 medium
1 piece
to your liking (2 ~ 3 tablespoons)
a small amount
enough water to cover the potato
Lemon juice
a few drops (optional)


1. Slice the sweet potato into thin rounds with the skins intact. Cut the apple into 4 wedges, and thinly slice lengthwise.
2. Add all the ingredients into a pot (place the sweet potato at the bottom of the pot, and pour enough water to cover it). Cover with an otoshibuta drop lid right on top of the apple, and simmer over medium-low heat. When the most water is evaporated, it's done.

Story Behind this Recipe

Since I had a lot of sweet potatoes and apples, I made this dish. This can be a bento side dish as well.