This bread has wonderful reviews and is always a hit. Easy to make and delicious with coffee.
Cuisine: American, southern
Keyword: sweet potato bread
Author: The Southern Lady Cooks
1stick butter or 1/2 cup or 8 tablespoonsmelted
1cupcookedmashed sweet potatoes
Swirl for Batter:
1cupchopped nutspecans or walnuts (optional)
Glaze for Cooked Bread
3tablespoonsmilkmore or less
Whisk together flour and baking soda in a bowl and set aside. Combine melted butter, brown sugar, sour cream, eggs, mashed sweet potatoes and vanilla extract in a large bowl mixing with a spoon. Add flour mixture to sweet potato mixture and stir with spoon to combine. Spray a 9 x 5 bread pan with cooking spray and add mixture to pan. Add swirl
Whisk ingredients together and spread over sweet potato mixture in pan. See photos below. Take a knife and swirl mixture into the batter. Bake in preheated 350 degree oven 55 to 60 minutes checking until done as ovens vary. Remove from oven and let cool. Can drizzle on glaze.
Whisk together and drizzle over cooled bread.
I use a fresh sweet potato in this recipe but you could use canned.