Aunt Phyllis' Orange Praline Yams

READY IN: 1hr 10mins
Recipe by Oolala

This is a delicious dish. I had this for Thanksgiving at Aunt Phyllis'. I've made it too. It's a little more sophisticated than the usual marshmallow variety of yams (but we like that kind too)! That's the problem-we like them all! So many yams, so little time.

Top Review by dicentra

Oh YUM!!!! I made this instead of the brown sugar and butter sweet potatoes I usually make at Thanksgiving. SOOOO good!!! I even sent the recipe home with one of my guests who swears she's going to make this one A LOT. I couldn't really taste the brandy, but the orange flavor was rather strong. I'll definitely be making this one again! Thanks for sharing! :)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In mixing bowl, with electric mixer, beat yams until smooth.
  2. Mix in remaining casserole ingredients, beating until mixture is light and fluffy.
  3. Butter a 12 inch baking dish or shallow 2 quart (7 X 11) baking dish and pour in the yam mixture, smoothing top evenly.
  4. Make praline topping by mixing all praline ingredients together in a small bowl.
  5. Spread evenly over the yam mixture and Bake at 350 degrees for 45 to 50 minutes or until golden brown and bubbly.
  6. Remove from oven and let stand 10 minutes before serving.

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