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Sweet Potato Casserole

Casseroles

Side Dishes

Ingredients

3 cups mashed sweet potatoes
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup margarine
2 eggs, slightly beaten
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1/2 cup raisins (optional)

Topping:
1 cup light-brown sugar
1 cup chopped pecans
1/4 cup margarine
1/2 cup flour

Instructions

Mix potatoes, sugar, margarine, eggs, vanilla and raisins, and pour into a casserole dish. Mix topping ingredients well and spread over potatoes. Bake at 350 F for 40 to 60 minutes (to your desired doneness). This recipe may be doubled.

This recipe was a grand prize winner at the first Vardaman Sweet Potato Festival, held more than 40 years ago.

Miscellaneous

Mississippi Sweet Potato Council

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