Sweet Potato-Pecan Pie

Recipe by Nancy Van Ess
READY IN: 1hr 15mins
SERVES: 12
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Prepare pie shell,set aside.
  • Make sweet potato filling: In medium bowl, with electric mixer, beat 1 egg until frothy.
  • Add mashed cooked sweet potatoes, sugar, butter, vanilla extract, salt, cinnamon, allspice, and nutmeg; beat at medium speed until the mixture is smooth, about 2 minutes.
  • Make pecan topping: In medium bowl, with mixer, beat eggs until frothy.
  • Add sugar, corn syrup, melted butter, vanilla and cinnamon.
  • Beat at low speed just until mixture is well blended, about 1 minute.
  • Stir in pecans.
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • To assemble: Turn sweet potato filling into unbaked pie shell, spreading evenly.
  • Pour pecan topping over top.
  • Bake 60 to 70 minutes until set, and knife inserted in center comes out clean.
  • Remove pie to rack to cool.
  • Just before serving decorate with whipped cream.
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