Slow Cooker Sweet Potatoes

Type: 
Credits: 
Courtesy of Martha McKinnon
Sweet Potatoes
Prep time: 
10
Minutes
Cooking time: 
6 to 8
Hours
Yield: 
8
People
Ingredients: 

6 medium (2 pounds) sweet potatoes or yams, peeled and cut into 1/2-inch cubes

1 1/2 cups organic applesauce

1/3 cup maple syrup

2 tablespoons coconut oil

1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

1/2 cup chopped walnuts or pecans, toasted