Sweet potato casserole recipe
Sweet potato casserole recipe is one of my all-time favorite dish that I often like to cook for my entire family or on ay especial occasion. However, it is hard to have right sweet potatoes because it comes more juicy and tasty in summer.
Mashing the potatoes in a food processor bring the potatoes to have a rustic mash and a creamy smooth mixture. If you have a potato masher then it can be easy to mash to more coarse and silky smooth mash.
If you have stored the mash potatoes in a refrigerator then you need to bake for extra 10 minutes. This way you will ensure that you have cooked the potatoes thoroughly inside out.
Sweet Potato Casserole Recipe
- Course Side Dish
- Cuisine American
This creamy sweet potato casserole recipe can be a perfect side dish for a holiday you have been waiting for. You can pair it with any of the dishes you like to eat. Sweet potato casserole recipe is flavorful spicy and the topping does the real wonder with this recipe.
Ingredients for casserole
- 900 gram or 2 lbs of washed and dried sweet potatoes
- 4 tbsp of butter (melted)
- 1 egg white
- A pinch of ground ginger
- A pinch of ground nutmeg
- 1 inch cinnamon
- 1/2 cup of brown sugar
- 4 tbsp of milk
- Cooking spray or 1 tbsp of olive oil
Ingredients for toppings
- 1/2 cup of brown sugar
- 1/2 cup of wheat flour
- 1/4 cup of melted butter
- 1/2 cup of chopped pecans
Start off preheating the oven to 350 degrees. Take a sheet pan and cover with the foil. Spray the cooking spray and add the potatoes using a fork by pricking them and adding to the pan.
Let the potatoes bake from 45 minutes to 1 hour then off the flame and transfer this to a plate so it cools down easily.
When the potatoes come to normal temperature cut them open. Scoop out the insides of the potatoes and shift to a big bowl.
Add milk, brown sugar, egg, 4 tablespoon of melted butter and all the spices to the same big bowl. Mix everything well then using a blender or a food processor mash everything until it comes to the smooth and soft mixture.
Take a medium sized pan and grease it with olive oil or cooking spray then add the sweet potatoes to this pan and spread it evenly.
Take another bowl and add melted butter, brown sugar, chopped pecans, pecans, and flour. Mix it nicely and sprinkle it evenly over the sweet potatoes as a topping. Let it bake for 25 to 30 minutes or until toppings turn golden in color.
Well, if you meet different people, you will find that each one of them will tell you the different style of making sweet potato casserole recipe. Many people like to add caramelized apples and some people like to add orange juice for a tangy flavor.
My mother always cooked sweet potato casserole recipe that is I am sharing today with you but there is hugely different between her hands and mine. But you’re going to like this sweet potato casserole recipe, for sure.
If you meet a situation when the crowd gets double you can even double the potatoes and other ingredients and keep the baking time same for this wonderful dish. If you really love sweet potato casserole recipe then this recipe is a must given try.