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Sweet Potato Butter

Sweet Potato Butter

Sweet potato butter makes great holiday gifts and is perfect for slathering over biscuits, toast, or your favorite bread.
4.59 from 12 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Course Sauce
Cuisine American
Servings 32 ounces


  • 3 cups mashed sweet potatoes
  • 1-½ cup unsweetened apple juice
  • ¼ cup dark brown sugar
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • ¼ tsp ground cloves
  • ¼ tsp ground ginger


  • Combine all ingredients in a saucepan over medium high heat. Simmer, stirring frequently, until liquid is mostly absorbed, about 15 minutes.
  • If lumps remain, blend in a food processor until smooth. Be sure to vent so steam can escape!
  • Store in an airtight container for up to one week, or divide between 4-8 oz. sterilized jars and can to give as gifts.
Keyword food gift, Jam, Jelly, Sauce, sweet potatoes
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