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potato candy

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Linda Adkins
Stuarts Draft, VA

This is going to satisfy every sweet tooth ... It is extremely sweet and ohhh so good

(1 rating)
yield serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
cook time 15 Min

Ingredients For potato candy

  • 1 medium potato
  • 2 pounds powdered sugar
  • 1 small jar peanut butter

How To Make potato candy

  • 1
    select a medium size potato .. peel and cook as if you were going to make mashed potatoes .. drain water ..
  • 2
    mash potato with fork until completely mashed .. ( I do the mashing in the pan I cooked the potato in) When mashed add a small amount at a time of powdered sugar and mix well .. continue adding sugar until a soft dough forms (the amount of sugar will vary according to the size of your potato ...
  • 3
    To help with clean up .. lay out waxed paper and sprinkle a little powdered sugar around .. turn dough onto paper and roll out as you would a pie crust .. I usually roll to about 1/4 inch thick .. again .. it is how you like it.
  • 4
    Once rolled .. spread dough with peanut butter and cover totally .. roll dough up as you would a jelly roll .. Chill for about an hour .. slice to desired thickness and enjoy

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