Mashed Sweet Potatoes Brulee

Mashed Sweet Potatoes Brulee
Mashed Sweet Potatoes Brulee
I am a little late (okay a lot late) in posting this deliciously scrumptious holiday recipe. However, if you're a sweet potato fan like me, you'll enjoy this mashed sweet potato recipe all year long.

There was not a single scrap of mashed sweet potatoes brulee left over after Thanksgiving dinner...it's just too good. I admit to getting a little nervous waiting for the brown sugar to melt, so I probably took it out a little too soon. If you're a Chicken Little like me, it still tastes absolutely yummy even if all of the brown sugar doesn't melt under the broiler.

Happy Cooking!

Nutritional Information provided by Skinny Taste
Servings: 14 ♥ Size: 1/2 cup ♥ Old Points: 2 pts ♥ Points+: 3 pts
Calories: 113.4 ♥ Fat: 1.5 g ♥ Protein: 2.2 g ♥ Carb: 25.6 g ♥ Fiber: 2.9 g ♥ Sugar: 14.8
Sodium: 141 mg

Makes 7 cups

Mashed Sweet Potatoes Brulee

Skinnytaste.com:  Adapted from Cooking Light
 
Ingredients
  • 5 1/2 lbs sweet potatoes, peeled and boiled until soft (6 cups cooked)
  • 3/4 cup 1% milk
  • 3 tbsp light butter, softened
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/2 cup unpacked light brown sugar
Directions
  1. When the potatoes are cooked and soft, combine them with milk, light butter, salt, cinnamon and nutmeg and mash or puree until smooth.
  2. Spoon into a 9 x 9 or 11 x 7-inch baking dish.
  3. Preheat the broiler. Sprinkle 1/2 cup brown sugar evenly over top.
  4. Broil 2 minutes or until sugar melts, careful not to burn. Let it stand until the melted sugar hardens (about 5 minutes).

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