Pecan-Apple Sweet Potatoes

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READY IN: 1hr 55mins
Recipe by Bibliobethica

Such a wonderful change from the old marshmellow recipe. The potatoes actually rise when baking making them light and fluffy. You can top them with just the apples, just the pecans, or both. It's best using fresh sweet pototoes. The canned still tastes good, but the color is not as orange.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Wash and prick potatoes.
  2. Bake at 350 for 1 hour.
  3. cool. Peel the skin off and discard.
  4. Put the potatoes and the first 4 ingredients into a bowl. Using a mixer, mix until blended. Pour pototoes into one large casserole dish or two medium sized.
  5. Melt 4 T. butter and 1/2 cup brown sugar in a sauce pan.
  6. Add the apples and saute until light brown - 10 minutes.(skip this step if you're only using pecans).
  7. Add the flour and pecans.
  8. Pour on top of the sweet potatoes.
  9. Bake at 350 for 35-40 minutes.

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