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Old-Fashioned Sweet Potato Pie

 

2 cups mashed sweet potatoes
1 cup packed Dixie Crystals Dark Brown Sugar
1/2 cup butter, softened
2 ea eggs, separated
1/2 tsp ground ginger
1/2 tsp ground nutmeg
1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
1/4 tsp salt
1/4 cup evaporated milk
1/4 cup Dixie Crystals Extra Fine Granulate Sugar unbaked 10-inch pastry shell
    Whipped topping (optional)

 

Preheat oven to 400° F.

Combine sweet potatoes, brown sugar, butter, egg yolks, spices and salt in a large mixing bowl.  Beat with an electric mixer until combined.  Add evaporated milk, mixing until blended.

Beat egg whites in a separate clean bowl until foamy. Gradually add granulated sugar, beating until stiff peaks form.  Fold into potato filling.  Pour filling into pastry shell.

Cook at 400° F for 10 minutes.  Reduce heat to 350° F and bake for an additional 45-50 minutes or until set.

Cool.  Top with whipped topping, if desired.

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02/19/2017 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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