Classic Sweet Potato Casserole with Marshmallows

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Kathie Carr

By
@kathiecc

Everybody makes this casserole, don't they. Here is Grandma Carr's version taken from a file of her handwritten recipes.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
6-8
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

5 large
sweet potatoes, peeled and sliced
1/2 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1/4 c
butter
2 Tbsp
orange juice or cranberry juice, optional
1/2 tsp
cinnamon
1 pkg
(10.5 ounce) miniature marshmallows

How to Make Classic Sweet Potato Casserole with Marshmallows

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
    Boil sliced sweet potatoes in water until tender. Drain.

    In a large bowl, mash the potatoes and stir until creamy. I like to leave some texture and not get all the lumps out but use your perference as a guide. Stir in the butter, brown sugar, juice and a dash of ground cinnamon.
  • 2Spread the sweet potato mixture into a buttered 9 by 13 inch pan. Sprinkle the miniature marshmallows over the top and bake at 350 degrees until golden brown.

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About Classic Sweet Potato Casserole with Marshmallows

Course/Dish: Potatoes, Other Side Dishes