Quick and easy sweet potato mash

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    30 min

    This is my favourite recipe for sweet potatoes as a side dish for roast beef. It works well with fresh or dried basil and thyme. Add plenty of freshly ground black pepper before serving.


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    Ingredients
    Serves: 4 

    • 6 sweet potatoes
    • 115g butter
    • 2 cloves garlic, minced
    • 1 teaspoon dried basil
    • 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme

    Method
    Prep:10min  ›  Cook:20min  ›  Ready in:30min 

    1. Place potatoes into a large pot and cover with salted water; bring to the boil. Reduce heat to medium-low and simmer until tender, about 20 minutes; drain.
    2. Transfer potatoes to a large bowl; mash butter, garlic, basil and thyme into the sweet potatoes with a potato masher until smooth.
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    I think instead of herbs u should do brown sugar then it would be FANTASIC!  -  18 Aug 2014  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)

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    We liked this for the most part, just needed to up the dried basil for our taste.  -  25 Jul 2014  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)

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    I loved this recipe my kids however weren't fans. It was an excellent recipe  -  16 Mar 2017  (Review from Allrecipes US | Canada)

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