Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes

Total Time
2hrs 5mins
Prep 35 mins
Cook 1 hr 30 mins

I got htis from a magazine. I haven't tried it yet, but I am planning to. I like this b/c it doesn't have mini marshmallows in it and it has all kinds of spices too.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  2. Bake potatoes until just softened, about 1 hour.
  3. Cool 15 minutes.
  4. Cut a half inch off of tops of potatoes and scoop out pulp leaving shells intact.
  5. Mash pulp. Set aside 4 shells and toss out the other two.
  6. In a small skillet, melt butter.
  7. Add onion, cook until softened about 8 minutes.
  8. Add brown sugar, zest, salt, cumin, cinnamon, pepper, and allspice.
  9. Cook until sugar melts about 2-3 minutes.
  10. Combine onion mixture with mashed sweet potatoes.
  11. Stir in sour cream and parsely.
  12. In a seperate bowl, mix egg whites at high speed until soft peaks form.
  13. Gently fold into sweet potato mixture.
  14. Spoon back into Potato shells.
  15. Put on baking sheet and bake until filling is just set and tops begin to brown about 15-20 minutes.

Reviews

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A very interesting combination for sweet potatoes. I think the next time I'll change it up some, without the onion and maybe a little more brown sugar. Worth playing around with. Thanks.

~Nimz~ September 11, 2005

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