Retro Sides -Sweet Potato Puff
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I love this and only get around to making it once every few years.
Cuisine: American
  • 4 medium sized sweet potatoes
  • ½ cup orange juice
  • ½ cup light cream or milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 6 tablespoons butter
  • ½ teaspoon cinnamon
  • ½ cup brown sugar
  • 1 bag mini marshmallows
  1. Bake or boil the sweet potatoes
  2. Drain or remove from skin
  3. Place the potatoes in a bowl and mix in the 3 TBSP butter, light cream or milk, orange juice, vanilla, sugar and cinnamon. Mix with an electric beater until smooth.
  4. Melt the remaining butter in a bowl and mix in brown sugar.
  5. Sprinkle the mixture over the sweet potatoes and bake on 350 degrees for about 30-35 minutes.
  6. Take the potatoes out of the oven and place mini-marshmallows on top and cook until marshmallows are slightly browned.
Recipe by Julia's Child at