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How to Cook a Sweet Potato in the Slow Cooker

Contributor: Maria Siriano

Slow cooking sweet potatoes is an easy way to have a healthy side dish on the table after a long day at work.

  • Author: Maria Siriano
  • Prep Time: 2 minutes
  • Cook Time: 4 hours
  • Total Time: 4 hours 2 minutes
  • Yield: 4 servings 1x


  • 4 sweet potatoes


  1. Wrap each sweet potato in foil. Put them in a single layer in your slow cooker. Cook on low for 8 hours or on high for 4 hours.