Instant Pot Sweet Potatoes
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Tender cooked sweet potatoes are an easy and nutritious side dish that can be added to many meals or eaten as a snack
Recipe type: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Serves: 3-4 servings
  • 3 sweet potatoes (approx 2" round and 6" long)
  • 1 cup water
  1. Rinse and scrub sweet potatoes.
  2. Place sweet potatoes on the trivet inside the pot o the instant pot.
  3. Add water to the pot.
  4. Turn the pressure to high and time for 28 minutes.
  5. Then allow a natural pressure release for 10 minutes.
  6. Quick-release any additional pressure.
  7. If your sweet potatoes are larger add a few more minutes to the timing, if you have significantly smaller potatoes reduce them by a few minutes.
Large sweet potatoes can be cut into pieces to reduce cooking time.
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