Sweet Potato Snowballs Recipe

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Sweet Potato Snowballs

Gail Welch

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@sugarshack

This is a rather unique recipe for sweet potatoes that I came across in my cookbook from the nursing home. Staff and family members submitted their favorite recipes.


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Serves:

yield: 10 balls

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1/2 c
brown sugar
1/2 tsp
cinnamon
1 Tbsp
butter
2 c
cooked, mashed sweet potatoes
1 c
shredded coconut
10
marshmallows

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Blend sugar, cinnamon and butter with mashed sweet potatoes until smooth and well mixed.
2
To form balls: Firmly coat each marshmallow with potato mixture until well covered. Then roll each potato ball in coconut.
3
Put balls in buttered baking dish and bake at 350 degrees for 5-10 minutes or until marshmallow center is soft but NOT melted. These freeze well.

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: Southern