Mini Sweet Potato Pies

INGREDIENTS: 3/4 pound sweet potato, peeled and diced 1 (9 inch) refrigerated pie crust 3/4 cup evaporated skim milk 2 egg whites 1/4 cup white sugar 2 tablespoons brown sugar 3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1/8 teaspoon ground cloves 1/4 cup halved cranberries (optional) DIRECTIONS: Place the sweet potato in a saucepan…

Praline Sweet Potatoes Recipe

4 C. mashed sweet potato – canned or fresh 1/2 C. white sugar 2 T. vanilla extract 4 eggs – beaten 1/2 pint heavy cream 1/4 lb. butter or margarine 1 C. brown sugar 1/2 C. flour 1 1/4 C. chopped pecans Butter one 2 quart casserole dish. Preheat oven to 350° F. In a…

Sweet Potato Pudding

One of my favorite yet simple puddings to make. This is a good recipe for making with the kids. Ingredients: 2 ½ pounds sweet potatoes(boiled, drained and peeled) 6 tablespoons unsalted butter or margarine(at room temperature) 2 large eggs, ¼ cup heavy cream 1 tablespoon brandy(optional) ½ teaspoon freshly grated lemon peel ¼ teaspoon each…

Baked Sweet Potatoes with Black Beans

Baked Sweet Potatoes with Black Beans By Chef K.T. Murphy Ingredients: 15oz can black beans, rinsed 4 medium-sized sweet potatoes, scrubbed 1 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil 2 medium tomatoes, diced 1 tsp ground coriander 1 tsp ground cumin ¾ tsp salt ¼ cup reduced-fat sour cream ¼ cup fresh cilantro, chopped Instructions: Preheat oven to…

Fruited Sweet Potatoes

Ingredients: 1 can (40 ounces) sweet potatoes drained and mashed 1 can (8 ounces) crushed pineapple in juice drained 1/4 cup each bourbon, brown sugar, golden raisins, shredded coc 2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice 1 teaspoon salt vegetable cooking spray Instructions: Preheat oven to 350. In large bowl, combine sweet potatoes, pineapple, bourbon, brown sugar,…

Sweet Potato Casserole

Ingredients: 2 lbs. sweet potatoes, boiled, peeled and mashed 2 eggs, beaten 2 oz. margarine, melted 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 cup buttermilk 1/4 tsp. baking soda 1/2 tsp. nutmeg and cinnamon Instructions: Preheat oven to 350. Combine all ingredients and mix well. Will be very soupy. Bake at 350°F for 1 hour.

Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Ingredients: 4 medium sweet potatoes, peeled 1 tbsp. butter 1/4 cup milk 3/8 cup brown sugar 1 tsp. cinnamon Instructions: Boil water. Peel potatoes and cut into small cubes. Put in boiling water. Let cook until potatoes are soft. Remove potatoes, place in bowl. Mash potatoes with potato masher or mixer. Add butter and milk;…