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Blue and white bowl with orange, mashed sweet potatoes in the bowl. Bowl is sitting on a white and black textured towel with a vintage, silver spoon beside the bowl.

Slow Cooker Creamy Mashed Sweet Potatoes

A creamy, delicious, decadent side dish, perfect for almost any meal! This is one your kids will ask for over and over!

Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 4 hours
Total Time 4 hours 10 minutes
Servings 8 -1/2 cup servings
Author Amy - The Speedy Spatula


  • 2 large sweet potatoes (yams) peeled
  • 2 tbsp heavy whipping cream
  • 1/2 tbsp butter salted
  • 1 tbsp brown sugar
  • 1 1/2 tsp pumpkin pie spice


  1. Peel both sweet potatoes and cut them into large chunks.

  2. Place the sweet potatoes in a 2 quart or large slow cooker and just cover with water. Place the lid on the slow cooker and cook on high 4 hours or low 6 hours.

  3. Drain all water from the sweet potatoes and mas them until smooth using a potato masher or immersion blender. 

  4. Once potatoes are mashed, add in all other ingredients and stir well.

  5. Serve and enjoy! 

Recipe Notes

If you want to give this recipe a little extra pizazz, top each serving of mashed sweet potatoes with a few mini marshmallows.