How to cook sweet potatoes in a slow cooker
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5 from 9 votes

Crock Pot Sweet Potatoes Recipe

Cook sweet potatoes in your slow cooker with this simple and fool-proof method.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time6 hrs
Total Time6 hrs 5 mins
Course: Main
Servings: 6 +
Calories: 114kcal
Author: Katie Wells


  • 6 medium sized sweet potatoes
  • A 6-quart or larger slow cooker


  • Wash sweet potatoes well, but don't dry.
  • Put on the bottom of the Crock-Pot, put lid on, and turn on low.
  • Cook for 6-7 hours or until tender.
  • Serve with butter and salt or as desired.


For an easy breakfast, start the sweet potatoes at night and serve with leftover meat or veggies as a nutritious warm breakfast that is ready to go when you wake up!


Serving: 1sweet potato | Calories: 114kcal | Carbohydrates: 23.6g | Protein: 2.3g | Fat: 0.2g | Sodium: 41mg | Fiber: 3.8g | Sugar: 7.4g