Candied Sweet Potato Casserole
Family Tested & Approved
(40 ounce) sweet potatoes, drained
pecans, chopped (optional)
Combine the brown sugar, orange juice, butter and salt in a saucepan; bring to a boil and cook over low heat 5 minutes.
Arrange the sweet potatoes in a shallow baking dish and pour the syrup over them.
Bake in a 375 degree oven for 40-45 minutes, basting a few times, until glazed.
Remove casserole from oven; stir gently to coat sweet potatoes with syrup.
Top with pecans and marshmallows.
Increase oven temperature to 400 degrees and bake for another 7-10 minutes or until marshmallows are golden brown.