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Sweet potato with marshmallows

Sweet potato with marshmallows

Sounds odd, but this Thanksgiving-inspired side is surprisingly good

  • Feeds 2Feeds 2
  • Ready in 20 minutes

Each serving contains

  • Energy
    1485kj 352kcal
  • Fat
    Med 16%
  • Saturates
    High 34%
  • Sugar
    Med 16%
  • Salt
    Low 16%

% of adult’s reference intake | Carbohydrates per serving : 60g


  • 2 sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into chunks
  • 25g Co-op unsalted butter
  • 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 124g Co-op white marshmallows, sliced into discs


  1. Boil the sweet potatoes in a large pan for 12 mins
  2. Drain, then empty into a warm ovenproof dish, leave to steam for a few mins, then add the butter and cinnamon
  3. Mash until smooth, top with the marshmallows, and grill for a couple of mins, until the marshmallows are just starting to toast

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