Mashed Sweet Potatoes with Applesauce

Lynn demonstrates how to make mashed sweet potatoes with applesauce. This is delicious as a side dish for dinner or a holiday.


  • 2 pounds of sweet potatoes, peeled and cubed
  • 2 Tablespoons butter
  • ¼ cup real maple syrup
  • 1 cup unsweetened applesauce, chunky or regular
  • ½ teaspoon cinnamon
  • ¼ teaspoon salt

Peel and cube sweet potatoes. In a pot, place sweet potatoes and cover with water. Boil until tender.
Place in a large bowl and mix with the rest of the ingredients with a potato masher or an electric mixer. Serve immediately.

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