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Baked Sweet Potatoes

Course Appetizer


  • md Sweet potatoes


  • Select sweet potatoes for uniform shape and size. Scrub potatoes well and pierce each potato with tines of fork. 
  • Arrange on paper toweling, leaving at least 1 inch between potatoes.
  • Bake according to cooking chart below.
  • Check for doneness as cooking times vary according to variety and shape of potatoes.
  • 1 potato 4 minutes
  • 2 potatoes 7 minutes
  • 4 potatoes 15 minutes
  • 6 potatoes 25 minutes


Tip: Potatoes should be arranged in a circle with as much space as possible between them. Never place one potato in the center of the circle, as it may not cook.