Orange Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Created by: Crystal Owens, A Pumpkin & A Princess

If you’re looking for a side dish to add to your Thanksgiving feast, try these mashed sweet potatoes with orange and spices.

  • 4 sweet potatoes
  • 3 Tbsp. unsalted butter
  • 3 Tbsp. pure maple syrup
  • 2 Tbsp. orange juice
  • 1 tsp. fresh orange zest
  • ½ tsp. ginger
  • ½ tsp. cinnamon
  • ¼ cup chopped pecan pieces
  1. Cook potatoes in a large pot of boiling water for 45 minutes or until potatoes are tender.
  2. Drain water and allow potatoes to cool enough to peel skin.
  3. Mash potatoes with butter, syrup, orange juice, zest and spices.
  4. Put mashed sweet potatoes in serving dish; garnish with chopped pecans.

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