Orange Mashed Sweet Potatoes

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

Created by: Crystal Owens, A Pumpkin & A Princess

Ingredients

  • 4 sweet potatoes
  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 3 tablespoons pure maple syrup
  • 2 tablespoons orange juice
  • 1 teaspoon fresh orange zest
  • 1/2 teaspoon ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/4 cup chopped pecan pieces

Directions

  • Cook potatoes in a large pot of boiling water for 45 minutes or until potatoes are tender.
  • Drain water and allow potatoes to cool enough to peel skin.
  • Mash potatoes with butter, syrup, orange juice, zest and spices.
  • Put mashed sweet potatoes in serving dish; garnish with chopped pecans.

Recipe Information

Ingredients

  • 4 sweet potatoes
  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 3 tablespoons pure maple syrup
  • 2 tablespoons orange juice
  • 1 teaspoon fresh orange zest
  • 1/2 teaspoon ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/4 cup chopped pecan pieces

Directions

  • Cook potatoes in a large pot of boiling water for 45 minutes or until potatoes are tender.
  • Drain water and allow potatoes to cool enough to peel skin.
  • Mash potatoes with butter, syrup, orange juice, zest and spices.
  • Put mashed sweet potatoes in serving dish; garnish with chopped pecans.