Baked Brown Sugar Sweet Potatoes


My kids ask for these every family get together! Hope you enjoy them too.


Makes about 8 servings

8 cups sweet potatoes cut into chunks

1 teaspoon cinnamon

1 teaspoon vanilla

1/2 cup butter

1 cup brown sugar

1 teaspoon salt

Mini marshmallows


Peel and chunk sweet potatoes into bite size pieces

Bring a large pot of water to a hard boil and add sweet potato chunks

Boil for approximately 15 minutes

While the potatoes are boiling,

Preheat oven to 350 degrees


Melt butter in a small sauce pan over low heat

Add cinnamon, vanilla, brown sugar and salt

Stir well to combine

Drain sweet potatoes and pour into a greases 9×13 pan


Pour butter mixture over potatoes

I used a spatula to flip and coat the potatoes in the mixture

Bake in the preheated oven for 15 minutes


Remove from oven and top with mini marshmallows, about half a bag or so

Return to oven for 10-15 minutes or until marshmallows start to brown