Tropical Sweet Potato Casserole

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins

An orange and some coconut are a delicious twist to the typical sweet potato casserole. And it's quick and easy with canned sweet potatoes. Simply adjust the sugar for personal preferances.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large bowl, with an electric mixer, mix the sweet potatoes, sugar, vanilla, cinnamon and orange zest.
  2. Transfer mixture to a casserole dish.
  3. Combine the coconut, brown sugar, pecans, flour, and melted butter.
  4. Sprinkle over the top of the casserole.
  5. Squeeze the orange half over the topping.
  6. Bake 350 degrees 30 minutes.


Most Helpful

For the most part, I cut this recipe in half, but did use most of the zest indicated! I also made a full recipe of the topping, then mixed 1/4 of it in with the potatoes & used the rest of it on top ~ OH, SO NICE! Thanks for a nice, tasty new way to serve these buggers! [Tagged, made & reviewed in Please Review My Recipe]

Sydney Mike November 07, 2008

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