Baked Whole Sweet Potatoes

Baked Whole Sweet Potatoes Recipe
Photo: Lee Harrelson; Styling: Jan Gautro
Here's a simple way to bake sweet potatoes. If desired, serve with butter, pepper, and salt.


makes 6 servings

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 5 Minutes
Bake: 1 Hour, 30 Minutes


6 sweet potatoes


Wash 6 sweet potatoes, and remove any blemishes or dark spots; wrap each potato in aluminum foil. Bake, folded side of foil up, at 350° for 1 to 1 1/2 hours or until a fork easily presses into the center. If desired, serve with butter, pepper, and salt.

Mark Sohn, Pikeville, Kentucky, adapted from Mountain Country Cooking

Mark Sohn, Pikeville, Kentucky,

Mountain Country Cooking,

Southern Living

April 2005
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