Once A Dream Bakery Sweet Potato Biscuits

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Ingredients

  • 2 large sweet potatoes (1 cup mashed sweet potato)
  • 2 cups flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 cup shortening
  • 1/4 cup cinnamon
  • 1 cup granulated sugar

Instructions

  1. Boil and mash sweet potatoes and set aside.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, add flour, baking powder, cinnamon, and sugar.
  3. Add shortening and blend well.
  4. Add sweet potatoes. Mixture will get "tacky."
  5. Pour onto a floured countertop and roll into a tube.
  6. Pinch off dough and press into lightly greased pan.
  7. Bake for 25 to 30 minutes at 350 degrees F.

Posted by LladyRusty at Recipe Goldmine 11:43:24pm 1/7/03.

Source: Once A Dream Bakery, East Little Creek Road, Norfolk, Virginia