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Sweet Potato Cookies

Sweet Potato Cookies are perfect for breakfast and snacks and a perfect energy booster which will keep you on the go!
Author: Lainey


  • 1 cup butter softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 cup mashed sweet potato
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • ½ teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon ground all spice
  • 1 cup slivered almonds
  • 1 cup raisins


  • Preheat oven to 375F, prepare cookie sheets using parchment paper or baking mat.
  • In a large bow, cream together the butter and sugar until light and fluffy.
  • In another bowl, whisk together the all purpose flour, baking powder, ground cinnamon, baking soda, salt, ground all spice.
  • Then add the dry ingredients into the wet ingredients. Fold in the almonds and raisins.
  • Roll into 2 inch balls and bake for 13-15 minutes
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