Sweet-Potato Puree with Toasted Meringue

Sweet-Potato Puree with Toasted Meringue
Sweet-Potato Puree with Toasted Meringue
  • prep: 25 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 25 min
Print Save
  • servings:
  • Summary

    Adapted from Anne Quatrano's Summerland: Recipes for Celebrating With Southern Hospitality (Rizzoli).

    Ingredients

    • 4 1/2 pounds sweet potatoes (about 6 medium), preferably Garnet or Jewel
    • 1 1/2 sticks unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for baking dish
    • 1/3 cup maple syrup, preferably grade A
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons ground ginger
    • 3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 1/4 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
    • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground white pepper
    • 1 3/4 teaspoons coarse salt
    • 6 large egg whites, room temperature
    • 1/8 teaspoon cream of tartar
    • 1/8 teaspoon coarse salt
    • 1 1/2 cups sugar

    Instructions

    Click Here For Step-By-Step Instructions

    Tags

    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 332 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 12 g 17.78%
    • Saturated Fat: 7 g 35.83%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 30 mg 10.12%
    • Sodium: 397 mg 16.54%
    • Calcium: 66 mg 6.56%
    • Potassium: 605 mg 17.29%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 6.1%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 58 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 5 g 20.92%
    • Sugar: 30 g
    • Protein: 3 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 489.71%
    • Vitamin C 6.79%
    • 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 - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs2
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total1 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

    OTHER RECIPES YOU MAY LIKE