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from Better Homes and Gardens

How to Boil Sweet Potatoes

Nutrition-packed and inexpensive sweet potatoes cook easily in a pot of boiling water. Once cooked, the possibilities for using them are limitless. Start by substituting sweet potatoes for cooked white potatoes.

from MyRecipes

Sweet Potato Pound Cake

Sweet Potato Pound Cake 1 (8-oz.) package cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup butter, softened $ 2 cups sugar 4 large eggs $ 2 1/2 cups cooked, mashed sweet potatoes 3 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon or nutmeg (optional) 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

from The Kitchn

Stovetop Whipped Sweet Potatoes with Maple and Pecans

Mashed sweet potato recipes generally start with roasting your sweet potatoes, but this can be a tricky proposition when oven space is limited. For a stovetop adaptation, simmer those sweet potatoes in a rich cooking liquid that gets blended right in at the end. This keeps things more flavorful and less waterlogged than if you’d just boiled the sweet potatoes in water.


Candied Yams or Sweet Potatoes - This is what I've been looking for, for forever!!! Yippee! :D I recommended melting the butter and mixing in the brown sugar and cinnamon, first (after trying it).