Easy Entertaining: Praline Sweet Potato Recipe

Happy Friday, friends! We’re just a few weeks from Thanksgiving and the official start of the holiday season. With that in mind, I’m sharing one of our family’s favorite holiday recipes: Praline Sweet Potatoes.

This delicious souffle-style dish tastes like a dessert and is one of my most requested recipes. Hope you’ll try it this Thanksgiving or Christmas!

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While this sweet potato recipe has a souffle-like feel courtesy of the eggs, it’s much simpler to prepare than a traditional souffle. I’ve been making this dish for years and it always turns out well!

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Easy Sweet Potato Recipe: Praline Sweet Potatoes

Yield: Approximately 6 servings


  • 4 cups mashed sweet potatoes (about 3 or 4 large sweet potatoes)
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1.5 tablespoons vanilla extract
  • 4 eggs, beaten
  • 1/2 pint heavy cream
  • 1/8 pound butter
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 cup chopped pecans
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  • Butter a 2-quart casserole dish.
  • In a mixing bowl, combine sweet potatoes, sugar, vanilla, eggs, and cream. Blend well and spread evenly in the casserole dish.
  • Prepare topping by combining the butter, brown sugar, flour, and pecans. Mix until crumbly and sprinkle over sweet potato mixture.
  • Bake for 30 minutes at 350 in a preheated oven.

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Author: Betsy Ramsey

Betsy Ramsey is the author of Natty Gal. Born and raised in Northeast Ohio, she now lives there with her husband and Bichon-Frise, Dolce. A mindful fashion & capsule wardrobe enthusiast, she travels extensively, visiting 56 countries to date. Betsy is committed to helping others live their most fulfilling life!

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