Baked Whole Sweet Potatoes

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

Yield:

makes 6 servings

Recipe from

Recipe Time

Prep: 5 Minutes
Bake: 1 Hour, 30 Minutes

Ingredients

6 sweet potatoes

Preparation

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

Note:

Mark Sohn, Pikeville, Kentucky,

Mountain Country Cooking

April 2005