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    Sweet Potato Cake

    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    1 hr

    10 mins

    50 mins

    NC Barbie's Note:

    You have to try this recipe! It's a huge hit everywhere I bring it. It's very simple and a great holiday recipe. I found it in the local newspaper here and ever since I made it I have had people begging me to make it again and for the recipe. It makes two 9x13 pans so it's great for big get togethers. Enjoy!

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    Ingredients:

    Serves: 16

    Yield:

    cakes

    Units: US | Metric

    Directions:

    1. 1
      Peel and Boil the sweet potatoes until soft (you can also bake them and scrape out the pulp).
    2. 2
      Add sweet potatoes to bowl and mash.
    3. 3
      Add the rest of the ingredients and mix well.
    4. 4
      Oil two 9x13 pans.
    5. 5
      split mixture between two 9x13 pans evenly.
    6. 6
      Sprinkle with chopped Pecans.
    7. 7
      You can make a thicker cake if you prefer in two loaf pans but cooking time will be longer.
    8. 8
      Bake at 350 for 15-20 min until the edges are brown.
    9. 9
      The cake will rise as it cooks.

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on May 28, 2006

      55

      Yum! I altered this a bit. I used a full box of spice cake mix and followed the directions on the box but omitted the oil. Then I added 1/2 tsp of orange zest, ginger, nutmeg, and cinnamon. I also used three 6 ounce jars of sweet potato baby food. Wonderful and moist. Made a large bundt cake. I drizzled a cream cheese frost on top. Very pretty!

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    • on November 28, 2004

      55

      This cake is perfect for Thanksgiving, not too sweet and very moist.

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    • on November 22, 2004

      55

      Great Recipe!! Tried it once at the local Fire Department and fell in love! It's the best thing next to a sweet potato pie!! But no crust! Sweet but not to rich.. The guys at the station were licking their plates when they were done!

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    Nutritional Facts for Sweet Potato Cake

    Serving Size: 1 (136 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 16

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 322.4
     
    Calories from Fat 57
    17%
    Total Fat 6.4 g
    9%
    Saturated Fat 1.8 g
    9%
    Cholesterol 57.3 mg
    19%
    Sodium 273.0 mg
    11%
    Total Carbohydrate 63.1 g
    21%
    Dietary Fiber 2.3 g
    9%
    Sugars 41.6 g
    166%
    Protein 4.0 g
    8%

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