Sunshine Potato Balls

Preparation info

  • Difficulty

    Easy

  • Makes

    18 to 20

    potato balls

Appears in

Farm Journal’s Country Cookbook

Farm Journal’s Country Cookbook

By Nell B. Nichols

Published 1972

  • About

A Christmas special as pretty on the table as glitter balls on the tree

Ingredients

  • ¼ c. melted butter
  • ¼ c. milk
  • 2 tblsp. sugar
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • ¼ tsp. pepper
  • 4 c. mashed cooked sweet potatoes
  • 18 to 20 miniature marshmallows
  • 3 c. coarsely crushed corn flakes

Method

  • Beat butter, milk, sugar, salt and pepper into potatoes; form 2″ balls with marshmallow centers; roll in corn flakes.
  • Place in greased 13 X 9 X 2 baking pan. Bake in moderate oven (375°) 25 to 35 minutes. Or freeze; then bake without defrosting 45 minutes.