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Sweet Potato Mash

July 20, 2020
Photo by Shannon
Author Notes

A savory sweet potato recipe. The flavor will keep you coming back for one more taste. The surprise ingredient is the lemon zest with a really good mild extra virgin olive oil. You may want to use more lemon zest. —Shannon

  • Prep time 15 minutes
  • Cook time 1 hour
  • Serves 4
Ingredients
  • 2 to 2 1/2 pounds Sweet Potatoes
  • 1/2 cup Mild extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 to 3 tablespoons Lemon zest
  • 2 tablespoons Unsalted butter
  • pinch Salt
In This Recipe
Directions
  1. Preheat oven 400 degrees F Pierce the sweet potatoes with a fork Bake until tender 45 to 60 minutes Zest lemons and add to olive oil while sweet potatoes are cooking
  2. Scoop out flesh of sweet potatoes while still warm Stir to combine olive oil with zest, pinch of salt and 2 tablespoons of unsalted butter Mix will and serve warm

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