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Old Fashioned Potato Candy

No recipe image available.This terrific recipe for Old Fashioned Potato Candy was submitted by Sue Broussard of Abbeville, Louisiana, USA.

Recipe Ingredients:

1/2 (or 1 small) boiled potato
1 tablespoon butter or margarine
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
About 2 cups powdered sugar
1/2 cup peanut butter

Cooking Directions:

  1. Mash potato, add butter, vanilla and enough powdered sugar to make a slightly stiff dough.
  2. Roll out dough (on a surface dusted with powdered sugar) and spread on the peanut butter.
  3. Roll dough up (as for jelly roll) to make a log.
  4. Cut into pieces, let air dry for about an hour. Store in air tight container.

Makes about 2 dozen confections.