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Potato Candy

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Makes about 48

1/4 cup cooked white potatoes
1 pound confectioners sugar (about 3 cups)
1 teaspoon vanilla
peanut butter

Mash potaoes, add vanilla, and approximately 1 pound of confectioners sugar until soft dough is formed. Divide dough in fourths. Roll between wax paper until 1/8 inch thick. Spread thin layer of peanut butter on each layer. Roll up like jelly roll. Refrigerate overnight. Cut into pieces and serve - may sprinkle with confectioners sugar if desired.

Note: Kindly donated by Judi Burch.

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Reviews of Potato Candy:

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  A cookie baker  Dec 6, 2015
Would make this again.
DELICIOUS!!! 5 stars

  Lisa in NC  Oct 22, 2015
Would make this again.
My mother makes this for Christmas every year. No one I know has ever heard of it. Everyone who tries it says it tastes like white fudge. I refuse to make it, but my daughter is learning to make it. 5 stars

  Denise in Minnesota  Dec 21, 2014
Would make this again.
My Grandmother made this for Christmas every year and gave it to us in a special tin every year. Now I make it for my children and grandchildren. 5 stars

  Denise in Minnesota  Dec 21, 2014
Would make this again.
I cannot believe I just saw this recipe. My Grandmother made it every Christmas and gave it to my family in a special round tin every year. I waited every Christmas for that tin to come.
No one here in Minnesota, that I know of, never heard of it and they don\'t think it would taste very good. How wrong they were. I make it every year, even if I have to eat it all myself. Thank you for publishing this awesome family recipe.
5 stars

  Doddie Thompson in Lafayette G.A  Dec 14, 2014
Would make this again.
i love this candy my aunt Barbara made me this for Christmas and now she has past away and i found this now i can make it like she did for everyone 5 stars

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