Maple Mashed Sweet Potatoes

March 12, 2018

Maple Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Servings: 4

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 1 hour



  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
  2. Roast sweet potatoes in oven until soft and done (about 45 minutes). A fork should puncture the potato easily.
  3. Lower oven temperature to 350 degrees.
  4. Peel off outer skin and place in a bowl.
  5. Mash the sweet potatoes with olive oil, salt, and maple syrup.
  6. Place mashed sweet potatoes into an ovenproof dish.
  7. Sprinkle the maple sugar on top.
  8. Return to oven until maple sugar* starts to caramelize.
  9. Serve.


*If you don’t have maple sugar available, light brown sugar may be substituted.