Sweet Potato Salad

Deborah Mackrodt


My Mom gave me this recipe and the only thing i changed was adding flaked coconut to it. Very good!


★★★★★ 2 votes



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  • 1 lb
    sweet potatoes
  • 1/2 c
    real mayo
  • 1/4 c
    packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 c
    chopped walnuts or pecans
  • 1/4 c
  • ·
    coconut flakes
  • ·
    salt and pepper to taste

How to Make Sweet Potato Salad


  1. Peel and cube sweet potatoes and place in a large pot with water to cover.
  2. Bring to a boil and cook till fork tender about 8 mins.
  3. Drain and let cool.
  4. In a large bowl stir together remaining ingredients and then slowly stir the potatoes in
  5. Chill for about an hour or 2 before serving.

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About Sweet Potato Salad

Course/Dish: Potato Salads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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