Amaretto Sweet Potato Casserole

Friday, June 12, 2009

Amaretto Sweet Potatoes can we the sweetest surprise on you Holiday tables!

Amaretto Sweet Potatoes can be done with a crunchy praline topping, marshmallow or leave plain.
a wonderful side dish for your holiday table

baked sweet potato casserole with a hint of Amaretto for the Thanksgiving table




The Perfect Sweetness!


The great taste of Amaretto, will make everyone at the table say wow!. Has always been a huge hit, we alternate Holidays with Amaretto and Frangelico in this one.

Either way its delicious.

Even my son, that always hated sweet potatoes but this crunchy topping makes this more like dessert . Sweet potato lovers will ask for this over and over again!




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baked sweet potato casserole with a hint of Amaretto for the Thanksgiving table





baked sweet potato casserole with a hint of Amaretto for the Thanksgiving table




baked sweet potato casserole with a hint of Amaretto for the Thanksgiving table


Great Side Dish



Amaretto Sweet Potato Casserole is an amazing side dish for ham, turkey and really any pork meal.


These potatoes are really delicious and easy to make, everyone will rave about your sweet potato casserole and ask for the recipe!




amaretto, sweet potatoes, frangelico, casserole
sweet potato, casserole
Italian American
Yield: 6
baked sweet potato casserole with a hint of Amaretto for the Thanksgiving table

Amaretto Sweet Potato Casserole

prep time: 10 mins
cook time: 25 mins
total time: 35 mins
Whipped sweet baked with an hint of Amaretto for more sweetness a perfect match!

ingredients:

3 cups sweet potatoes pureed or mashed in food processor
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/8 cup evaporated milk or regular whole milk
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon1/4 cup Amaretto or Frangelico
1 teas. vanilla
1/3 cup butter softened
2 eggs
1 cup finely shredded coconut (optional)

instructions:

Mix all together baked for 20 min 350 ....

Praline Topping:

Remove from oven add topping recipe below and broil on lowest rack just till set....about 3 to 4 minutes on high heat.

1/2 cup butter
1/2 cup flour
1 cup pecans
3/4 cup brown sugar mix all together , add on top of potatoes.


Alternative instead of pecan topping:

Top with with mini marshmallows or just leave the top plain, its up to you. then broil for 3 minutes or till marshmallows are brown and topping is set 

you need to watch this one so that it doesn't burn.
calories
220
fat (grams)
11
sat. fat (grams)
6
carbs (grams)
17
net carbs
8
sugar (grams)
11
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baked sweet potato casserole with a hint of Amaretto for the Thanksgiving table

8 comments

  1. i never cooked sweet potatoes,i saw but it is expansive here.your dish sounds delicious!thanks for sharing!

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  2. Good! Topping is very particular!

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  3. It's a really simple recipe. Very easy to make!

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  4. This looks very simple to make and looks delicious too.

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  5. i think I would serve this for dessert with coffee! I really like the amaretto.

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  6. I haven't had amaretto in such a long time... What a lovely dish!

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  7. Hi

    For the topping, for the butter, is it suppose to be cold or softened.

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  8. @Jackie, I usually do soften it in the microwave no more than 10 seconds, you dont want it to be a paste.

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