Sweet Potato Surprise

Looking for a side dish to serve your kids? Then check out this sweet potato surprise with marshmallows hidden inside. A great treat that can be made ready in 25 minutes!

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 25 min
  • Servings 6

Ingredients

1
can (18 ounces) vacuum-pack sweet potatoes
1
tablespoon packed brown sugar
6
large marshmallows
1
tablespoon butter or margarine, melted
1/3
cup cornflake crumbs
  • 1 Heat oven to 450°. Grease bottom and sides of square pan, 8x8x2 inches, with shortening. Mash sweet potatoes and brown sugar. Shape 1/3 cup potato mixture around each marshmallow into a ball.
  • 2 Brush 1 sweet potato ball at a time with butter; roll in cornflake crumbs to coat. Place in pan. Bake uncovered 8 to 10 minutes or until coating is light brown.

Expert Tips

Here's a yummy surprise---melted marshmallows hidden inside balls of mashed sweet potato, covered in a buttery-crisp coating! What kid could possibly resist these veggies?

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
135
(
Calories from Fat
20),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
2g
2%
(Saturated Fat
1g,
1%
),
Cholesterol
5mg
5%;
Sodium
80mg
80%;
Total Carbohydrate
28g
28%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
),
Protein
2g
2%
;
% Daily Value*:
Iron
6%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 2 Vegetable;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.