Sweet Potato Pecan Pie
1 lbsweet potatoes or yams, cooked and peeled
1/4 cbutter, softened
14 ozcan sweetened condensed milk (scm)
1 tspgrated orange peel
1 tspvanilla extract
18- inch graham cracker crust,baked
How to Make Sweet Potato Pecan Pie
- Preheat oven to 425^.
In large mixing bowl, beat hot sweet potatoes and butter until smooth.
Add SCM and remaining ingredients, except crust; mix well.
Pour into crust. Bake 20 minutes.Now make topping.
1 large egg
2 T. light brown sugar,packed
2 T. dark corn syrup
1 T. melted butter
1/2 teas. Maple flavoring
1 c. chopped pecans
In a mixing bowl beat all ingredients and stir in pecans.
Remove pie from oven; reduce oven temperature to 350^. Spoon topping over pie. Bake 25 minutes longer or until set. Cool. Serve warm or at room temperature. Garnish with orange zest twist, if desired. Refrigerate leftovers.