Yummy Sweet Potato Casserole

Yummy Sweet Potato Casserole

Side Dish Vegetables Sweet Potatoes

My family begs me to make this creamy baked dish every Thanksgiving and Christmas. What makes it so good is the pecan topping! Try it and I'm sure it will become your new tradition!

Servings per recipe: 12
Calories per serving: 226
Preparation time: 30m
Total cooking time: 1h


  • 4 cups sweet potato, cubed
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 4 tablespoons butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/3 cup all-purpose flour
  • 3 tablespoons butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans


  • 1   Preheat oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C). Put sweet potatoes in a medium saucepan with water to cover. Cook over medium high heat until tender; drain and mash.
  • 2   In a large bowl, mix together the sweet potatoes, white sugar, eggs, salt, butter, milk and vanilla extract. Mix until smooth. Transfer to a 9x13 inch baking dish.
  • 3   In medium bowl, mix the brown sugar and flour. Cut in the butter until the mixture is coarse. Stir in the pecans. Sprinkle the mixture over the sweet potato mixture.
  • 4   Bake in the preheated oven 30 minutes, or until the topping is lightly brown.

Nutrion facts:

Total Fat 11.1g 17%
    Saturated Fat 5.0g  
Cholesterol 50mg 17%
Sodium 187mg 7%
Potassium 213mg 6%
Total Carbohydrates 30.1g 10%
Dietary Fiber 1.9g 7%
Protein 2.9g 6%
Sugars 20g  
Vitamin A 6559IU  
Vitamin C 1mg  
Calcium 43mg  
Iron 1mg  
Thiamin 0mg  
Niacin 1mg  
Vitamin B6 0mg  
Magnesium 20mg  
Folate 17mcg