Perfectly Baked Sweet Potato
Wonderfully Easy Side Dish!
With just a little bit of butter, salt, and pepper, oven baked sweet potatoes are a fantastic side dish to accompany so many meals.
Extra-Virgin Olive Oil
Black Pepper, optional
Prep Time: 5 Minutes
Cook Time: 45 Minutes
1 or More Servings
Wash, scrub, and dry the potatoes thoroughly. Place on a foil lined baking sheet.
Season & Prick
Rub oil and salt all over the potatoes, then prick all over with a fork.
Bake in a 425 degree preheated oven until tender - anywhere from 40-60 minutes.
Cool & Garnish
Let cool for about 5 minutes, then split the tops open with a knife and gently squeeze it open. Top with butter and pepper!
If you are baking multiple potatoes at once, make sure they are all approximately the same size, so they cook the same way.
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