Sweet Potato Casserole

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Recipe by Jayneice

Great new twist on an old holiday favorite. A woman and church shared this with me many years ago. Even if you aren't a yam fan, you'll find you love this!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Boil sweet potatoes in large sauce pan until hot (or tender if using fresh).
  2. Drain and mash with mixer.
  3. Cream into potatoes: eggs, milk, butter, sugar, vanilla.
  4. Pour into 9x13 baking dish.
  5. Bake 20 minutes at 400°.
  6. While baking potatoes: Melt 1/2 cup butter.
  7. Add brown sugar to butter, nuts and cornflakes.
  8. Mix well.
  9. Remove potato casserole from oven at the completion of first baking time.
  10. Cover top with cornflakes/nuts/brown sugar topping.
  11. Bake an additional 15 minutes.
  12. * Divide for smaller portions. Freezes well.
  13. ** If you add too much milk, then add more potatoes. A common mistake is to add the whole can of evaporated milk instead of one cup.

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