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Use your microwave to make this easy side dish for roast chicken, turkey, or pork; you can prepare it while the roast is standing.

Recipe by Cooking Light April 2001


Recipe Summary

2 servings (serving size: 3/4 cup potatoes and 1 tablespoon pecan mixture)


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Instructions Checklist
  • Pierce potatoes with a fork; arrange on paper towels in microwave oven. Microwave potatoes at HIGH for 10 minutes, rearranging the potatoes after 5 minutes. Wrap potatoes in a towel; let stand for 5 minutes. Scoop out pulp; discard skins. Combine pulp, milk, 1 tablespoon brown sugar, and salt in a medium bowl; mash.

  • Combine 1 tablespoon brown sugar, softened butter, pecans, and cinnamon in a small bowl. Top each serving with pecan mixture.

Nutrition Facts

299 calories; calories from fat 27%; fat 9g; saturated fat 4.1g; mono fat 3.3g; poly fat 1.1g; protein 3.9g; carbohydrates 52g; fiber 5.4g; cholesterol 16mg; iron 1.4mg; sodium 237mg; calcium 78mg.