Baked Sweet Potatoes

Preparation info

  • 6

    helpings
    • Difficulty

      Easy

    • Ready in

      1 hr

Appears in

Mrs Beeton's All About Cookery

By Isabella Beeton

Published 1861

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Ingredients

  • 6 even-sized sweet potatoes
  • butter or margarine
  • salt and pepper

Method

Scrub the potatoes well and rub them all over with a greasy butter or margarine paper. Bake in a fairly hot oven (375° F., Gas 5), until soft. Serve with butter, salt and pepper or scrape out the soft inside, mash with butter, season and serve hot.