Recipes

Maple-Whipped Sweet Potatoes

Recipe submitted by: Amy Pickett

Recipe courtesy of: http://www.marthastewart.com/

Often the most favorite holiday side dishes are the simplest.
 
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What's in it

Ingredients

4 pounds sweet potatoes (about 7 medium)
4 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
1/4 cup pure maple syrup
Coarse salt and ground pepper

How to cook it

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Prick sweet potatoes all over with a fork. Place on a rimmed baking sheet. Bake until very tender when pierced with a knife, 1 hour. When cool enough to handle, halve sweet potatoes. With a spoon, scoop out flesh (discard skins); transfer to a food processor. Add butter and syrup; process until smooth. Season with salt and pepper. Serve warm.