Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan Topping

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Kristin Hamilton

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@KristinHamilton

I always go to this recipe for holidays. It's so simple and delicious. I wouldn't post this if it wasn't amazing. The topping gives it a a sweetness and a crunch with the pecans, it's wonderful. I have many who ask for recipe when I bring it to gatherings. A tried and true recipe.

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Serves:
6
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 can(s)
    (29 oz.) canned yams, drained or 3 cups of cooked sweet potatos
  • 1/2 c
    butter, melted (1stick)
  • 1/3 c
    milk
  • 1/2 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 2
    eggs, beaten
  • PECAN TOPPING:

  • 5 Tbsp
    butter, melted
  • 3/4 c
    dark brown sugar
  • 2/3 c
    flour ( + 3 tbsp. of flour)
  • 1 1/2 c
    pecans, chopped and halved

How to Make Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan Topping

Step-by-Step

  1. Mashed and drain sweet potatoes in large bowl. Add butter, sugar, milk, eggs and vanilla and beat well.
  2. Pour into 8x11" baking pan, or square pan.
    FYI: Recipe can be double for 9x13" pan, just double each ingredient!
  3. For Topping:
    Combine all ingredients except pecans and stir well. Fold in pecans. Using your fingers, crumble topping over sweet potatoe mixture.
  4. Bake @ °350 for 30 mins for square pan. Bake until the middle is set.
    Bake longer if recipe is doubled, for about 45min. Or until middle is set.

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About Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan Topping

Course/Dish: Side Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American




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