Amanda Hesser's Sweet Potato Casserole
Amanda Hesser's Sweet Potato Casserole
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  • Summary

    Bake a homey, pecan-topped casserole with this recipe from "The Essential New York Times Cookbook," by Amanda Hesser. Also try: James Beard's Pureed Parsnips

    Ingredients

    • 6 large sweet potatoes
    • 3 tablespoons packed light-brown sugar
    • 3 tablespoons packed dark-brown sugar
    • 2 large eggs, beaten
    • 1/4 cup freshly squeezed orange juice
    • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
    • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
    • 1/2 teaspoon coarse salt
    • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter, slightly softened
    • 1/4 cup packed light-brown sugar
    • 1/4 cup packed dark-brown sugar
    • 3/4 cup chopped pecans

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 172 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 13 g 19.99%
    • Saturated Fat: 4 g 20.25%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 16 mg 5.19%
    • Sodium: 167 mg 6.95%
    • Calcium: 19 mg 1.89%
    • Potassium: 61 mg 1.74%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 1.87%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 14 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.92%
    • Sugar: 13 g
    • Protein: 1 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 3.63%
    • Vitamin C 0.18%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat3
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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