"We are living in a world today where lemonade is made from artificial flavors and furniture polish is made from real lemons."--Alfred E. Newman

Sweet Potato - Pecan Casserole Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Sweet Potato - Pecan Casserole, by , is from Frank-Chaney Family Cooking, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Katrina Chaney - Recipe courtesy Ellie Krieger for Food Network Magazine

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Cooking spray
3- pounds sweet potatoes (about 5 medium), peeled and cut into 1 - inch chunks
⅓ c. honey
1 large egg
1 tsp. ground cinnamon
tsp. ground nutmeg
⅛ tsp. ground ginger
Kosher salt
1 tbsp. packed dark brown sugar
⅓ c. finely chopped pecan

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat the oven to 350F. Mist an 8 - inch square baking dish with cooking spray.
Bring 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 until tender, 20 to 25 minutes.

Transfer the potatoes to a bowl and let cool slightly. Add the honey, egg, 1/2 tsp. cinnamon, the nutmeg, ginger and 1/2 tsp. salt; whip with an electric mixer until smooth.

Spread the sweet potato mixture in the prepared baking dish. Mix the brown sugar, pecans and the remaining 1/2 tsp. cinnamon in a bowl; sprinkle over the potatoes. Bake until hot and beginning to brown a round the edges, 40 to 45 minutes.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

1W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!