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This creamy sweet potato mash was served at the Obama inaugural luncheon.
By Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies
1Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F.
2Place sweet potatoes on a baking sheet and roast until easily pierced with a fork, about 1 hour.
3Peel the skin off of the sweet potatoes while still hot. By hand or mixer, smash potatoes until all large chunks are gone. Combine the potatoes, butter, salt, orange juice, brown sugar, ground cumin, molasses and maple syrup in a large bowl. Continue to mix all together until all lumps are gone. Adjust any of the seasonings to your specific tastes. Can be made the day before.
Roasted sweet potatoes are one of those foods that evoke comfort and satisfy a variety of cravings with their sweet flesh and ability to absorb flavors. So it’s time you learn how to roast sweet potatoes and get them on your repertoire right now.
This easy meal uses just one baking sheet. The chicken comes out with delicious crispy skin, which pairs well with crunchy, peppery watercress and crisp, salty bacon. The roasted sweet potatoes add a bit of sweetness to round out the plate.