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Easy Mashed Sweet Potatoes


  • 1/2 - 1 sweet potato per person
  • 2-3 Tbs. brown sugar
  • 1/4 - 1/2 stick butter
  • salt and pepper to taste


  • Scrub the sweet potatoes.
  • Place in foil lined baking pan and stick potatoes with a fork several times each.
  • Cover with more foil.
  • Bake 350 for 1 1/2 hours or until very tender.
  • Or line crockpot with foil and place potatoes. Cook on high 5-6 hours or low 7-8 hours.
  • Remove from oven or crockpot.
  • Slice potatoes in half and scoop out the middles.
  • Place in a bowl with brown sugar and butter.
  • Smash and stir with a spoon until well combined.