Sweet Potatoes with Apple Butter

Sweet Potatoes with Apple Butter
Photo: © Lucy Schaeffer
Active Time:
15 mins
Total Time:
1 hrs 45 mins


  • 4 pounds sweet potatoes

  • 6 tablespoons unsalted butter (at room temperature)

  • ½ cup apple butter

  • Salt


  1. Preheat the oven to 350°. Pierce the sweet potatoes all over with a fork and place on a large rimmed baking sheet. Bake for 1 1/2 hours, or until very tender.

  2. Peel the sweet potatoes and transfer to a large bowl. Mash with a potato masher until creamy, then mash in the butter and apple butter. Season with salt and serve.

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