Mashed Sweet Potatoes

No votes yet
Makes: 4 servings
Total Cost: $1.44
Serving Cost: $0.36


4 units
sweet potatoes (small to medium)
3/4 teaspoon
thyme (dried)
1/4 teaspoon
1/4 teaspoon


1. Wash and peel the potatoes. Cut them into slices that are ¾ inch thick.

2. Put them in a saucepan with enough water to cover the potatoes.

3. Bring the water to a boil on medium heat.

4. Cook the potatoes for 20 to 25 minutes until they’re soft.

5. Drain the water. Put the potatoes in a medium bowl.

6. Use a fork or potato masher to mash the potatoes.

7. Mix in the thyme, salt, and pepper.

Find tips and resources for safe food handling and proper cooking temperature guidance.