Sweet Potato Mash

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Sweet Potato Mash

  • Author: Michelle - happyhealthjourney.com
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 35 minutes
  • Yield: 4 1x
  • Category: Side Dish
  • Method: Boil, Steam, Bake
  • Cuisine: American

Description

Sweet potato mash is a delightful side dish.


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Ingredients

  • 4 large sweet potatoes (peeled and chopped)
  • 2 tablespoons of butter, vegan butter
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/3 cup unsweetened coconut, almond, or rice milk (more if needed)
  • 1/4 cup fresh orange juice (from an orange)
  • 1/2 teaspoon sea salt (optional)
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper

Instructions

  1. Boil the sweet potatoes in a large pot of water until they can easily be pierced with a fork.
  2. Drain the water from the potatoes.
  3. Mash the potatoes with a potato masher or a fork.
  4. Stir in the butter, cinnamon, milk and fresh orange juice.
  5. Sprinkle in salt and pepper and serve.

Notes

  • The sweet potatoes may be steamed if you are short on time, but boiling them will create a smoother consistency. If you like them extra smooth you can add them to a blender or a food processor.
  • Enjoy!

Nutrition

  • Serving Size: 1 sweet potato
  • Calories: 192
  • Sugar: 8.5 no added sugar
  • Sodium: 335mg
  • Fat: 6
  • Saturated Fat: 3.7
  • Carbohydrates: 35g
  • Fiber: 4.3
  • Protein: 2.3
  • Cholesterol: 15mg

Keywords: Gluten free, vegetarian, healthy, Sweet Potatoes