Total Time
6hrs 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 6 hrs

Very flavorful side dish, Do Not canned sweet potatoes, they will burn. This is for fresh sweet potatoes.


  1. Peel sweet potatoes if you wish, and cut into cubes, or slices.
  2. In a bowl, mix together applesauce, brown sugar, butter, and cinnamon, and spoon this mixture over potatoes.
  3. Cover, and cook on low 6-8 hours in a slow cooker or until potatoes are tender.
  4. Mash potatoes and sauce together if you wish with a large spoon, or spoon potatoes into serving dish and top with the sauce.
  5. Sprinkle with nuts if you wish.