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How to mash sweet potato?

I know how to mash potatoes, and I usually mash sweet potatoes with butter and some spice, but I was wondering if there is another way.

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Asked by Mommy2mj at 8:23 PM on Jun. 17, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • I just use a fork to mash them as you do, with butter, cinnamon, brown sugar and a pinch of salt. I tried using a mixer once but I wouldn't recommend it. It seemed to affect the texture badly.

    Answer by NikkiMomof2grls at 8:32 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • i use a potato masher. i add a little chicken broth and pepper.

    Answer by happy2bmom25 at 8:38 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • add a little brown sugar

    Answer by christyg at 8:42 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • Thanks.

    Answer by Mommy2mj at 8:43 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • I use a potato masher with butter, brown sugar and a little vanilla.

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 10:04 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • Mash them with a can of mandrain oranges drained and a can of drained pinapple, it is so good!!! if you are using canned drain and rinse they nasty stuff off it too!!

    Answer by blue_glass_mama at 10:16 PM on Jun. 17, 2010

  • Taco seasoning

    Answer by rkoloms at 12:42 PM on Jun. 18, 2010

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