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An Autumn's Delight Easy Sweetened Sweet Potatoes

An Autumn's Delight Easy Sweetened Sweet Potatoes

It's mildly flavored, while keeping its natural sweetness So fluffy! The butter makes it so addictive Please enjoy with hot coffee or tea.

Ingredients: 8 servings

"Naruto Kintoki" (or regular) sweet potatoes
500 g
Butter
40 g
Sugar
1 tablespoon + 2 teaspoons
Vanilla extract
7 to 8 drops
Egg yolk
1

Steps

1. Rinse the sweet potatoes. Peel, and slice into 2 cm rounds. Put into a pan with enough water to soak. Cover the pan and heat. When it boils, uncover the pan. Cook until a skewer goes through thoroughly.
2. Drain in a colander or a sieve.
3. Return the potato into the pan and mash while hot. Add sugar, butter, and vanilla extract and mix well with a spatula.
4. Transfer into cups. I was able to make 8 servings in a madeleine mold.
5. Brush egg yolk for the glaze. Bake in a oven until slightly browned. Finish!

Story Behind this Recipe

My mother used to make this ever since I was a child! This is certainly my favorite family sweets.