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Mashed Chipotle Sweet Potatoes

Mashed Chipotle Sweet Potatoes


  • 2 sweet potatoes, peeled and cubed
  • 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) unsalted butter, softened
  • 2 chipotle peppers in adobo sauce, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons adobo sauce 
  • 1/4 cup Imperial Sugar Light Brown Sugar
  • 2 tablespoons half and half cream
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt


  1. Place sweet potatoes into a large pot and cover with salted water. Bring to a boil over high heat, then reduce heat to medium-low, cover and simmer until tender, about 20 minutes. Drain and allow to steam dry for a minute or two.
  2. Place potatoes into a bowl and add butter,  chiles, adobo sauce, brown sugar and half-and-half. Mash well with a potato masher.
  3. Season to taste with salt to serve.
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