Sweet Potato Casserole

So, these are notorious in my household…Honestly, I don’t know why people think these are so good! Like yea, they are great, but my family goes bonkers over this recipe. My secret ingredient is the cream of tartar… it makes them taste like a snickerdoodle cookie. This being said, don’t overdo the cream of tartar! Just add little sprinkles at a time. This is the first thing that goes at every family party and get together. So enjoy them!

The Baconista - Sweet Potato Casserole

My Famous Sweet Potato Casserole

Ingredients:

  • 4 Large sweet potato’s, peeled and cubed
  • Cinnamon
  • Cream of Tartar
  • 1/4 Cup of Raw Honey or Grade B Maple Syrup
  • 1/4 cup of grass-fed Butter, melted
  • Salt
  • 1/2 Tbs of Vanilla Extract
  • 1/2 cup of Almond Milk OR Coconut Milk (coconut milk will make it a bit fluffier!)
  • 1 Large Egg

Topping:

  • 1/2 cup of Pecans, chopped
  • 1/2 cup of Walnuts, chopped
  • 1/4 cup of cashew meal
  • 1/4 cup of Raw Honey or Grade B Maple Syrup (if you’re trying to cut down, just put a little bit of liquid stevia)
  • Salt
  • 3 Tbs of Grass-Feb Butter, Melted

Directions:

  1. Pre-heat the oven to 425° F
  2. Boil the sweet potatoes in a large pot of water until soft
  3. Drain and sweet potato’s and put them back into the large pot
  4. Place all ingredients in the pot with the sweet potato’s and combine with hand held mixer
  5. Adjust the salt, cinnamon, and cream of tartar to liking
  6. Place the sweet potato mixture in a casserole baking dish
  7. Place all the “topping” mixture in a bowl and mix well
  8. Place topping mixture on top of the sweet potato mixture
  9. Place in the oven and bake for 30-35 minutes
  10. Enjoy!
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