Candied Sweet Potato Casserole

Made with simple ingredients, this Candied Sweet Potato Casserole comes together super quickly and easily! Serve it at your next holiday dinner or even as a weeknight side.

What you need

sweet potatoes

unsalted butter

and more...

Prepare the sweet potatoes


Wash, peel and slice the sweet potatoes. Arrange them in a casserole dish.

Coat the potatoes


Melt the butter. Mix in the orange juice and maple syrup. Pour the mixture evenly over the sweet potatoes.



Cover the casserole dish with aluminum foil and bake for 30 minutes.

Make the topping


 In a medium bowl combine brown sugar, ground cinnamon, and pecans.

Sprinkle the topping


Sprinkle the topping over the sweet potatoes and bake the casserole further until sweet potatoes are tender.

– For uniform thickness, use a mandolin to slice the sweet potatoes. – You can peel & slice the sweet potatoes 1 day ahead of time.

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