Sweet Potato Snowballs

Sweet Potato Snowballs Recipe

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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.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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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

How to Make Sweet Potato Snowballs

Step-by-Step

  • 1Blend sugar, cinnamon and butter with mashed sweet potatoes until smooth and well mixed.
  • 2To form balls: Firmly coat each marshmallow with potato mixture until well covered. Then roll each potato ball in coconut.
  • 3Put 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.

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About Sweet Potato Snowballs

Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: Southern