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Baked Sweet Potato Casserole With Marshmallows for Two

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With the holidays upon us, I volunteered to bring a casserole to Christmas dinner. Why? "How could I possibly bring anything half as tasty as my seasoned aunts?" I pouted in my kitchen. However, after eating my entire test batch, I decided this is what I was taking to our annual family Christmas party. I was so excited to find the entire thing had been demolished by the end of the night.

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Cook Time

Prep timeCook timeReady inYields

30 min

1 hour 45 min

2 hours 15 min

4 servings

What you will need

  • 3 large sweet potatoes, (about 2 cups)
  • 1/4 cup white sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 5 tablespoons butter
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup pecans
  • 1/4 cup marshmallows
  • 1/3 cup flour
  • 1/4 cup milk

How to make it

  1. Bake sweet potato's on 350 degrees for one hour, or until done (syrup is coming out:-)
  2. Next, scoop out the sweet potatoes from their skins.
  3. Combine sweet potatoes, 2 tablespoons of butter, egg, milk, vanilla extract, and white sugar, mixing until smooth
  4. Separately, combine brown sugar, flour, pecans and 3 tablespoons of softened butter, and mix
  5. Spread the pecan topping onto sweet potato mixture and bake for 35 minutes
  6. Add marshmallows and continue baking for 10 minutes, or until marshmallows are melting.
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Comments

savenlives on December 22, 2014:

This looks delicious....I love that it is for two! Pinning for when I get some sweet potatoes!