Starr's, Marshmallow-less Sweet Potato Dish

Starr's, Marshmallow-less Sweet Potato Dish Recipe

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Paulette Miller


I tried something new.
This dish turned out to be a hit!!

Vanilla Sugar substitutes the *flavor* of the Marshmallows.

(This is a Diabetic's nightmare)

★★★★★ 1 vote
6 TO 10
25 Min
30 Min


4 large
whole sweet potatos (not canned)
melted butter
2 bunch
vanilla sugar
1 c
brown sugar
2 tsp
1 c
maple syrup
mixing bowl
boiling pot
baking sheat
9in square caserole dish


How to Make Starr's, Marshmallow-less Sweet Potato Dish


  • 1Wash and peal all Sweat Potatoes.
    2 potatoes for boiling.
    2 potatoes for baking.
  • 2Slice 2 potatoes approx. 1/4in to 1/2in rounds.
    For crispier layer, slice thinner.
  • 3Place single layer of potatoes on greased baking sheet.
    Lightly brush each slice with melted butter.
    Sprinkle with Vanilla Sugar and Cinnamon.
  • 4Bake @ 350 degrees until browned and tender.
    (about 20 min)
    Do not over bake. Slices will become too tender and fall apart.
    Set a side to cool.
  • 5Cube: remaining 2 potatoes and boil til tender enough to mash.
  • 6Drain. Do not drain all liquid.
    Save some of the remaining liquid for mashing mixture.
  • 7Mash the potatoes with the liquid until potatoes are smooth.
  • 8Combine:
    Vanilla Sugar, Brown Sugar, Maple Syrup & Vanilla in mixing bowl with the mashed potatoes.
    Stir together until evenly mixed. Add what ever is needed for extra taste preference.
  • 9Once you have the slices baked and the boiled potatoes mashed. Place a layer of the sliced potatoes at the bottom and sides of the casserole dish as a liner and a border.
  • 10Fill casserole dish with the mashed mixture leaving enough room for the top layer.
  • 11Finally, place baked slices on top.
    Put back in the oven to warm.
    Approx 10 min.

    (Final touch) Sprinkle with Vanilla Sugar and Cinnamon, serve.
  • 12This dish can also be served cold as a dessert. Just top with whip cream and wahlah.
  • 13You may have some slices left over. Use them as an appetizer or snack on them individually.

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