Sweet Potato-pecan Casserole Recipe

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Sweet Potato-Pecan Casserole

Erica Zulauf


If you aren't a fan of sweet potatoes you should give this a shot. I wasn't a fan of them till I had this.

★★★★★ 2 votes
25 Min
45 Min


cooking spray
3 1/2 lb
sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into 1-inch chunks
1/3 c
egg, large
1 tsp
ground cinnamon
1/4 tsp
ground nutmeg
1/8 tsp
ground ginger
kosher salt
1 Tbsp
packed dark brown sugar
1/3 c
finely chopped pecans


1Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Mist an 8-inch square baking dish with cooking spray.
2Bring a few inches of water to a boil in a pot with a large steamer basket in place. Put the sweet potatoes in the basket, cover and steam till tender, 20-25 minutes. Transfer the potatoes to a bowl and let them cool slightly. Add the honey, egg,1/2 tsp cinnamon, the nutmeg, ginger and 1/2 teaspoon salt; whip with an electric mixer until smooth. Spread the sweet potato mixture in the prepared baking dish.
3Mix the brown sugar,pecans, and remaining 1/2 tsp cinnamon in a bowl; sprinkle over the potatoes. Bake until hot and beginning to brown around the edges, 40-45 minutes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Potatoes
Other Tag: Healthy