Breakfast Sausage & Sweet Potato Muffins

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This Taste of Home recipe was prepared by one of our members at the December, 2012, meeting


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25 Min
25 Min


  • 3/4 c
    imperial sugar/dixie crystals granulated sugar
  • 3/4 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1/2 c
    old fashioned oats
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    ground allspice or cinnamon or 3/4 tsp cloves
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 c
    leftover mashed sweet potatoes
  • 2
  • 1/4 c
    butter, melted
  • 1/4 c
    canola oil
  • 1/4 c
    maple syrup
  • 1 lb
    bulk pork sausage, cooked and drained

How to Make Breakfast Sausage & Sweet Potato Muffins


  1. In a large bowl, combine the sugar, flour, oats, allspice, salt and baking soda. In another bowl, combine the sweet potatoes, eggs, butter, oil and syrup. Stir into dry ingredients just until moistened. Fold in sausage.
  2. Fill greased or paper-lined muffin cups three-fourths full. Bake at 350° for 25-30 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in muffin comes out clean. Cool for 5 minutes before removing from pan to a wire rack. Serve warm. Refrigerate leftovers. Yield: 1 dozen.
  3. 1 muffin equals 291 calories, 17 g fat (6 g saturated fat), 59 mg cholesterol, 353 mg sodium, 31 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 5 g protein.

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Course/Dish: Meat Breakfast

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