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Sweet Potato Casserole Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Kim Bradford
Added: Wednesday, July 11, 2007

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
3 or 4 sweet potatoes
4 Tbsp. melted butter
1 1/2 c. sugar
2 eggs, beaten
1 c. evaporated milk
1/2 tsp. cinnamon
1 c. crushed corn flakes
1/4 c. butter (not melted)
1/2 c. brown sugar
1/2 c. chopped pecans

Directions:
Directions:
Boil and mash sweet potatoes. Add 4 tbsp. butter, 1 1/2 cups sugar, eggs, milk and cinnamon; mis throughly. Pour in buttered baking dish and bake 20 minutes at 400 degrees. While baking, prepare topping. Mix flakes, 1/4 cup butter and pecans. Sprinke on top of sweet potatoes and bake an additional 15 minutes.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I make this every year for Thanksgiving. It is always a big hit!

 

 

 

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