Baked Apples

Recipe from

Oxmoor House

Ingredients

6 medium cooking apples
3 cups cooked, mashed sweet potatoes
1/4 cup butter or margarine, softened
1/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/4 cup finely chopped pecans

Preparation

Core apples to within 1/2 inch of bottom; peel skin from top third of each. Place apples in a shallow baking dish. Set aside.

Combine next 5 ingredients, mixing well. Stuff each apple with 1/2 cup sweet potato mixture. Sprinkle pecans evenly over top of each stuffed apple. Bake at 325° for 1 hour or until tender.

Note: Apples may be baked with goose during last hour of cooking time.