Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Mashed Sweet Potatoes
November 20, 2020 Lena Tito

Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Serves 6 | Prep Time: 10 minutes | Cooking Time: 40 minutes


6 sweet potatoes, peeled and chopped

3/4 cup half and half (or milk)

4 tablespoon butter

2 tablespoons maple syrup

Kosher salt

Freshly ground black pepper

Fresh thyme leaves, for serving

Tips & Notes

Mash to your own desired consistency.

Keep it plant-based! Substitute your favorite vegan butter for butter.


Order Ingredients


1. Place potatoes in a large pot and cover with at least 2” of water.

2. Add some salt to pot.

3. Bring to a boil and cook until potatoes are very tender, about 20 to 30 minutes.

4. Mash potatoes with fork or masher, and slowly add half and half (or milk), butter, and maple syrup.

5. Top with salt, pepper and thyme leaves.