Chipotle - Maple Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Servings 4
Author Debi

Ingredients

  • 1 pound sweet potato peeled and coarsely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons maple syrup
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 ½ teaspoons chipotle paste
  • ¼ teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon black pepper

Instructions

  1. Place chopped sweet potato in a saucepan, and cover with cool water; bring to a boil. Reduce heat, and simmer 15 minutes or until tender; drain. Push the cooked hot sweet potatoes through a potato ricer and into a large bowl. Add remaining ingredients to the mashed sweet potatoes, and stir until smooth and well combined.

Recipe Notes

Find the instructions for making Chipotle Paste here: http://lifecurrentsblog.com/chipotle-paste/
If you don't have a potato ricer, you can mash the sweet potatoes by hand with a potato masher, or use an electric hand mixer.

Adapted from Cooking Light