Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes

READY IN: 1hr 5mins
Recipe by Sue Lau

Adapted from tips for sweet potatoes in Fine Cooking 11/06. Great for using leftover baked sweet potatoes in their jackets. nt

Top Review by MsSally

This was so good. I was out of sour cream so I used 1 pc of laughing cow cheese (like cream cheese) and used cheddar cheese. By far the best way to fix sweet potatoes. My non sweet potatoe liking DH even said I really like these. Great job on a good recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Saute chopped shallots in olive oil until they soften and begin to caramelize; do not burn.
  2. Preheat oven to 375°F.
  3. Cut potatoes in half lengthwise and scoop out soft flesh.
  4. Mash sweet potatoes in a bowl with cooked shallots, sour cream, salt and pepper.
  5. Stir in crumbled bacon and grated cheese.
  6. Fill empty potato shells with mixture.
  7. Bake at 375F for 45 minutes to one hour, or until potatoes are hot and toasty on top.

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