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Sweet Potato Casserole is a must for every holiday table. A praline-pecan topping makes this easy sweet potato casserole recipe taste more like dessert than a side dish.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens


Credit: Andy Lyons

Recipe Summary

45 mins
30 mins
1 hr 15 mins


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Wash and peel sweet potatoes. Cut off woody portions and ends. Cut into quarters. In a large saucepan, cook potatoes, covered, in enough boiling salted water to cover for 25 to 30 minutes or until tender; drain.

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Transfer potatoes to a large mixing bowl. Mash lightly. Stir in sugar, 1/4 cup melted butter, milk, eggs, and vanilla. Transfer sweet potato mixture to a 2-quart casserole dish.

  • In a small mixing bowl, combine brown sugar, pecans, flour, and 1 tablespoon melted butter. Sprinkle over sweet potato mixture.

  • Bake, uncovered, in preheated oven for 30 to 35 minutes or until hot and bubbly. Makes 6 to 8 servings.

Nutrition Facts

421 calories; fat 18g; cholesterol 97mg; saturated fat 7g; carbohydrates 61g; insoluble fiber 4g; protein 6g; vitamin a 13168IU; vitamin c 1.8mg; sodium 160mg; calcium 80.8mg; iron 1.8mg.