Sweet Potato Pies

Sweet Potato Pies

Prep:
20 mins
Cooking:
90 mins
Level:
Easy
Cooling:
120 mins
Yields:
16 servings total (8 servings per pie)

These delicious Sweet Potato Pies have nutmeg and cinnamon flavors. These are a great addition to your pie collection. Everyone will be asking for more!

Ingredients

  • 2 unbaked 9-inch (2-cup volume) pie shells
  • 2 large or 3 medium (about 1 1/2 to 2 lb. total) sweet potatoes
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter or margarine, softened
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 2/3 cup (5 fluid-ounce can) NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Evaporated Milk
  • 2 large eggs, beaten
  • 2 tablespoons packed brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • Whipped cream

Directions

COOK sweet potatoes in boiling water for 45 to 50 minutes or until tender. Drain, cool slightly and peel.

PREHEAT oven to 425° F.

MASH warm sweet potatoes and butter in large bowl. Stir in granulated sugar, evaporated milk, eggs and brown sugar. Stir in lemon juice, vanilla extract, cinnamon, nutmeg and salt. Pour into pie shells.

BAKE for 15 minutes. Reduce heat to 350° F; bake for 30 to 40 minutes or until knife inserted near center comes out clean. Cool on wire rack for 2 hours. Top with whipped cream. Serve immediately or refrigerate.


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Nutritional Information

  • Serving Size
    1/16 servings total (8 servings per pie) of recipe
  • Calories 250
  • Calories from Fat 130

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

% Daily Value *

  • Total Fat 15g 23%
  • Saturated Fat 7g 36%
  • Cholesterol 55mg 18%
  • Sodium 170mg 7%
  • Carbohydrates 28g 9%
  • Dietary Fiber .5g 3%
  • Sugars 17g
  • Protein 3g
  • Vitamin A 90%
  • Vitamin C 8%
  • Calcium 4%
  • Iron 2%

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