Billie's Southern Sweet Potato Cake

TAMMY WADE

By
@Tammywade

I found this recipe in an old Taste of Home magazine.... and Oh, boy is it YUMMY!


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Serves:

20

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

50 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

4
eggs
2 c
sugar
2 c
canola oil
2 tsp
vanilla
2 c
flour
2 tsp
baking soda
2 tsp
cinnamon
1/2 tsp
ginger
1/2 tsp
allspice, ground
1/2 tsp
salt
3 c
shredded, peeled, sweet potatoes ( about 2 med)
1 c
walnuts,chopped
frosting:
1 pkg
8oz. cream cheese
1/2 c
butter, softened
1 tsp
vanilla
2 c
confectioners' sugar

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350* Grease a 9x13 inch pan.
2
In a large mixing bowl, beat eggs, sugar, oil and vanilla until well blended. In another bowl, whisk flour, baking soda, salt, and spices; gradually beat into egg mixture. Stir in sweet potatoes and walnuts
3
Transfer to a prepared pan. Bake 40-50 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean. Cool completely in the pan on a wire rack.
4
In a small bowl, beat cream cheese, butter and vanilla until well blended, add in the confectioner's sugar beating well until smooth, Spread over cooled cake... and refrigerate. Enjoy!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom
Hashtag: #Sweet Potato