Do you love sweet potatoes? I know when i go out to dinner I love to order baked sweet potatoes as my side dish. I love it even more when I can get my potato loaded with all that creamy goodness! Crockpot Baked Sweet Potatoes are the easiest way to make a baked sweet potato. I wish I had known how to cook them this way sooner than now. All of this time I was making my sweet potatoes in the oven and it would take over an hour if not longer. Plus it would heat up my house. How did I not know to throw them in the slow cooker like you do for Crockpot Baked Potatoes!
I am beyond happy to discover that you can make Baked Sweet Potatoes in the slow cooker and in the future this is the only way I will make them!
Start by simply wrap each sweet potato completely in aluminium foil. Place in the crockpot and place lid on top. Cook on low for 4-5 hours. Remove carefully from the slow cooker and place on the dinner plate. Remove the foil and serve with your desired toppings.
We love to make loaded baked sweet potatoes for a side dish at dinner. When sweet potatoes are on sale at Kroger or I find them on managers special I always pick them up and make them. This is a simple recipe for a side dish that everyone will love. We hope you like this Crockpot Baked Sweet Potato recipe as much we do. It is a great alternative for cooking your sweet potatoes in the oven. It is perfect for summer when you don’t want to heat up your house or when you don’t have access to an oven.
Crockpot Baked Sweet Potatoes
Yield 3 -4
- 3 to 4 sweet potatoes
- aluminum foil
- Wrap each sweet potato completely in aluminium foil.
- Place in crockpot and place lid on top.
- Cook on low for 4-5 hours.
- Remove carefully from slow cooker and place on plate.
- Remove foil and serve with your desired toppings.