This is so YUMMY! A healthy and delicious version of the classic sweet potato pie – a perfect, easy sweet potato dessert recipe for Thanksgiving! Thanks for sharing the recipe. Top it with butter, chili, cinnamon, pumpkin pie spice, or whatever you wish! I was blessed to see Weight Watcher Points plus value on there! I tried the mashed-mixture and I feel like the pineapple is a bit overpowering. Used Splenda brown sugar instead of regular brown sugar. Delicious…taste just as good as my grandmothers. It wasn't syrupy sweet like a typical sweet potato marshmallow dish at all. Would you make this and leave it out, or try the brulee recipe and add marshmallows? Is there anything I can substitue for the milk? I think this lightened up version probably tastes better than the original. Angela, I actually like sweet potato pie better, but they are both so good! Thanks! Do you think I can use buttercup squash instead of sweetpotatoes? I like this better than pumpkin pie! Shepherd’s Pie with Sweet Potato Topping is a family-pleasing, meal prep friendly and an incredibly tasty recipe. *. I make one like it but have never tried the pineapple in it. Do you have a suggestion on the type of sweet potato to use? Wow, that’s a FANTASTIC idea (about the nonfat evaporated milk). I used a storebought crust (store brand even). Made this today, I'm not the best chef, I have moved far away from a lot of my family members and they are usually the ones cooking the homemade stuff during the Holidays. I am a vegetarian, so I am going to try this with fluff instead – no gelatin in fluff! I love your recipes, they are so good and amazingly easy to make! Turkey shepherd's pie is topped with mashed sweet potatoes and Cheddar. I guess the delicate marshmallow topping is too close to the heating element in a toaster oven. How much should i use? I boiled the sweet potatoes the night before Easter to save time the next day. Is there a substitute for the agave though? I had the browns sugar ready in case this was not sweet enough but there was no need! That cookbook looks awesome. It was totally worth it. This meat pie topped with mashed potato is traditionally made with lamb, when made with ground beef it’s actually called a cottage pie. That's the way it should really be done. My 12 year old is a veggie hater and I did not tell him that this was sweet potato ….. he just assumed it was pumpkin and he ate it and asked for more! It would probably taste just as yummy without! The pineapple and raisins add a natural sweetness to the dish that is absolutely addictive! I'll be making this yummy pie for Thanksgiving. What size of pie plate did u use? They have a tradition where parents can bake or buy pies for all the teachers to have for the holidays. 😉. I'd never had sweet potato pie before, not sure why. Thank you so much. My inlaws make a fabulous sweet potato pecan recipe using marshmellows too. My favorite part of the whole thing was the topping! Im using yams cause thats what i had. I weighed it the first time I did it, and took off about 25% of the starting weight! Otherwise, this recipe sounds amazing! Gonna share this in my blog as well! . Turn heat up to 375°. I will defiantely try it. Looks de-lish!! Although it didn't give me the good holiday fuzzies (like the sweet potato pie – yum) I liked it enough to probably make it for a regular dinner side dish. Perfect for the Holidays! I used two premade shortbread pie crusts and it baked very nice. I used sugar free whip cream, gave my mom in-law a plate, and she LOVED IT! Ready to learn how to make homemade sweet potato pie? I re-joined WW on Monday and know I will have great success due to your recipes! I love baking this sweet potato pie recipe during the holidays. I really want to make this it looks good and pretty! Is this something I can prepare the night before and then just bake before serving? I also blog all about my cooking mishaps- every single recipe I have ever used is from your site. I have thought if a crust and crumb topping but it will still be some what high. And his family! I loved it just as it was. I used that for my pumpkin pie and it was really good! Apparently in the meantime the recipe has been adjusted from "1 large This information will not be used for any purpose other than enabling you to post a comment. I love sweet potato casserole and will be trying this recipe soon. The cookbook contains original recipes from the 1890’s along with modern low-fat versions of each recipe. Blend potatoes in a blender and pulse for about one minute to remove all fibers. Mini sweet potato pies lightly sweetened with a ripe banana, a touch of brown sugar and spices, topped with a light meringue topping. No one has ever noticed! Ingredients 1-1/2lbssweet potatoes 2tbsplight butter, softened 3/4cuplight brown sugar, not packed 1/2cup1% milk 2large eggs 1/2tspground pumpkin pie spice 1/2tspground cinnamon 1tspvanilla extract 19 inch unbaked pie crust We fought over the last piece. I have regular raisins and would prefer to just use what I have- but I am making it for Christmas dinner, so I don't want to skimp if golden raisins do the trick! It’s the perfect mix of sweet and savory and the colors are just beautiful making it a wonderful addition to your Thanksgiving table. You'll end up with a sweeter pie that is beautifully colored and quickly devoured. I made a Sweet Potato Pie one year and it absolutely beat the heck out of Pumpkin Pie. Step By Step Instructions. I just recently saw a sweet potato pie recipe and thought "you know, I love pumpkin pie and I love sweet potatoes…I should try that some time". I took this a step further and pierced them with a fork a few times, microwaved them for about 8 minutes in the morning, and popped them in the fridge. I didn't weight this, forgot to so If you want to know your serving size for sure, weight it, then divide by 10. Mine browned VERY quickly (it still had 9 mins left!). Run cold water over the sweet potatoes, and remove skin. 🙂. Love it! Now I can enjoy it again!! But since I am a huge fan of your recipes, I decided to give it a go. Get recipes & exclusive content via email: You can unsubscribe anytime by clicking the "unsubscribe" link at the bottom of emails you receive. I looked it up and its 8 points for one cup, because it has a higher sugar content than regular 1% milk. I’m plan on baking this for my daughter’s school teachers. i will have to try it but with the crust too. Nov 17, 2019 - A healthy and delicious version of the classic sweet potato pie – a perfect, easy sweet potato dessert recipe for Thanksgiving! Any changes you make to this, you should check the points on recipe builder. First, you must boil the sweet potatoes and blend them in a blender. This is AMAZING!!! Thanks in advance! Thanks. I also run the pineapple thru a mini food processor first so it would be smoother. Wash, peel and cut sweet potatoes into 2-3″ chunks. Shepherd's pie filled with ground turkey sautéed with mixed vegetables, sliced mushrooms and fresh herbs with a savory garlic sweet potato topping. Oh, this one looks very tasty. I admire you for making the recipe first and then tweaking. This looks so good! Oct 19, 2019 - Pumpkin lovers will love this easy, pumpkin butter recipe made from scratch. Yummy!!!! mouthwatering…. I had no agave so I used 1.5 tsp brown sugar. If you — or anyone else — can give advice on this, I would be thankful! Hi Jasmin, looks like I’m a bit late with this reply, but I like to use a graham cracker crust for less fat and better flavor for my taste. Bake at 350 degrees for 55 to 60 minutes, or until knife inserted in center comes out clean. Yams would work too. There are many ways to bake sweet potatoes, I do them in my oven, slow cooker, and microwave (least favorite). Thank you so much for all the wonderful recipes you share. A healthy and delicious version of the classic sweet potato pie – a perfect, easy sweet potato dessert recipe for Thanksgiving! I grew up in the D.C. area though. I'll be making this for Thursday and can't wait to try it! I'm sure canned sweet potatoes would work just as well. This recipe is a real keeper for me, especially since I've been getting lots of sweet potatoes in my CSA! thank you! Thank you for making it so much easier for all of us to follow a plan and feel good about ourselves! Can you freeze this without the marshmallows or should it be made oven to table? 🙂 Thanks a bunch! Yummy. If you don't have pumpkin pie spice, substitute with cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg and allspice. I made this today for the first time. However, she is allergic to eggs. Thank you! Sweet potatoes, golden raisins, crushed pineapple and spices topped with pecans and mini marshmallows, then baked until golden. Instead of t-shirts and shot glasses I always buy a local cookbook when I go on vacation – the White House one you mentioned above was the one I bought on my first visit to D.C. two years ago 🙂. Can you make the pie and freeze it? Yum this looks delicious! Healthy Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie recipe is filled with ground turkey sautéed with mixed vegetables, sliced mushrooms and fresh herbs with a savory sweet potato topping. A lightened-up sweet potato pie recipe, perfect for Thanksgiving. and what if i don't like raisins or pineapple in it? I do not have pumpkin pie spice, but I read what you recommended as substitutes! Does anyone have an idea for a healthy version of pie crust. Yams would work as well. Very filling and very tasty. Beat on medium speed until mixture is smooth. Made this today and it came out great. loading... X. I can't wait to try this one! Thanks for sharing.Best,Gloria. 1 9-inch unbaked pie crust; Directions: Step 1: Boil sweet potatoes whole in skin for 50 to 55 minutes, or until soft. So, for me this is a lightened-up pumpkin pie recipe using sweet potatoes. Only one point over my WW daily allowance! YUM!!!! It was about an inch and a half that got trimmed all the way around. I tried tried this at home and the result was delicious! Thanks for all your tasty low-cal recipes! They reduce some fat and calories, but don't change taste or texture. Can’t wait for more to try it. Is it 2 potatoes at 1.5lbs each, so 3lbs total? I cooked this in a 9×9 pan, divided it into 9 servings, and calculated the points plus to still be 3. It was the perfect amount of filling for the crust (right to the top and didn't run over). This is a family favorite that has been off the table for a while but will make a reappearance this Thanksgiving! Same as others, I pureed my sweet potatoes in a food processor and would definitely recommend this as well. I would like to make it ahead for Thanksgiving. Lightly spray a pie dish, casserole dish or even individual ramekins with oil, spoon in sweet potatoes. Looks great! I made my pie with soy milk instead of 1% milk. Judi said… Can I use graham cracker crust for this recipe? It's a great way to enjoy sweet potatoes, don't you think? I'll bake it off tomorrow to be ready for Thanksgiving dinner. Also, this made 40% more filling than my one, deep dish pie baker needed. Thanks! Caution…If you plan to bake this in a toaster oven be careful. I have never been a huge fan of sweet potatoes and marshmallows. People also love these ideas The Sweet Potato Pie is a southern tradition that is a thick, creamy and not-too-sweet desert. White House Cookbook, Revised and Updated Centennial Edition. If you’ve never baked a sweet potato dessert, you’re missing out! It turned out perfectly and everyone loved it! This recipe was great. 😉, i would like to try this recipe, bt I can't eat pumkin, so can I jus us sweet potato. If I don't win, I probably will buy it. Gina, Saw that another commenter was looking for a low fat crust. I put the extra in a large ramekin and am baking it along side the pie. how much canned pumpkin should I use? I can't wait to try this recipe. Oh wow. I am making it for my Friendsgiving and everyone is so excited! I'll remember that for next time. I love love love sweet potato pie – I can't wait to try out this version for Thanksgiving! I'd like to make a pumpkin pie? *. Sweet potatoes are a must for Thanksgiving and this dish will be a hit on your Holiday table. Wow this looks AMAZING. Both pies are very similar, but sweet potato pie has a little more texture from the fresh potatoes. Perfect! Can this recipe be made ahead and put in the freezer? Definitely a keeper. I love this site recipes are so much better tha WW. I was wondering if you could use nonfat evaporated milk to give the pie a richer flavor? I think one large can of pumpkin would work fine. Adjusted it all to P+, my version being higher but that's OK. Still not a raisin fan. Preheat oven to 425F. Another sweet potato dessert to try is my recipe for Mini Sweet Potato Meringue Pies. Thank you! That sounds good. Mash the sweet potatoes and add in raisins, agave, spices and pineapple. Coat a pie dish with cooking spray, then fill the bottom of the dish with a layer of sweet potato slices. Of course, you can make this with ground turkey like this Turkey Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie or try my vegetarian Portobello Shepherd’s Pie. If you prefer them a silky consistency you can use an immersion blender, hand mixer or table top blender. Oh and recipe looks amazing too, I think I'm going to try it out for Thanksgiving! If so, what can I use? I don’t like pumpkin pies, but sweet potato pie is my favorite. My sister makes a sweet potato casseroe for every Thanksgiving Family Meal – I am going to send this to her since we all like to eat healthy. A lightened-up sweet potato pie recipe, perfect for Thanksgiving. Also it took almost a half hour longer for it to cook thru than what it says on your recipe but that might just be my oven. Amanda, I'm a sucker for pie myself! Thank you sooooooo much. Perfect for the Holidays! First pie ever baked, it was DELICIOUS! To make it even lighter, go crust-less! Pour filling into an unbaked pie crust. Us vegans can just use vegan marshmallows! Anyway I am totally making this again, thank you! Once smooth, put the potatoes in a bowl with the butter and mix well. Comfort food without the guilt! My husband who wasn't sure about liked it more then the pumpkin pie I made. I'd love an opportunity to win this cookbook! would that change the calories or points? This is seriously the best sweet potato casserole! Lauren, awesome tip!!! This is similar to pumpkin pie in flavor, but tastes so much better. I am a huge fan of Boston Market's mashed sweets with marshmallows, so thought this might be good instead. Sweet Potato Pie. I have googled the difference and the "yams" seem to be the ones to use for sweet casseroles. Thanks for the recipe. Pages Public Figure Blogger Skinnytaste Videos Spicy … This sounds fantastic! The White House Cookbook was published by my Great-Grandfather, from Saalfield Publishing. I actually prefer it to pumpkin pie. pumpkin pie spice is a mix of many spices, you can easily make it. Finished product was topped with fat-free Cool Whip. Would substituting bananas for the pineapple make this too dry? Boil sweet potato whole in skin for 50 to 55 minutes, or until soft. LOL xoxo, The pie looks so cute with the cream on top. Sweet potatoes are amazing and can be used in so many great ways besides the sickening sweet mashed casserole with marshmallows on top. yum yum…going on the thanksgiving menu RIGHT NOW! This looks absolutely DELICIOUS – definitely gonna give it a shot. What a great recipe 🙂 thank you sooooooo much I had a great time making this. just sayin. Thanks! Will this maybe mellow out during the baking? If so how would you recommend storing it overnight? I'm definitely passing this along to my mom who likes to make a sweet potato casserole for Thanksgiving and then goes home with a 3/4 full dish. What size casserole dish do you use for this? Some of my favorite Thanksgiving side dishes are Cranberry Pear Sauce, Green Bean Casserole and Brussels Sprouts Gratin. Thanks for letting me know this isn't vegan! I am definitely full of cooking confidence now and will try more of your recipes today! As a Canadian, I have never tasted the traditional sweet potato casserole, so I have nothing to compare to. Looks good! It's not overly sweet but still does give you that good holiday feeling. AH-mazing! Even my kids who won't eat sweet potatoes (don't know why) loved it. this sounds delish! Add butter, and mix well. I suggest rolling your crust out a little thinner to save on calories! I don't really want to use a premade crust but I don't want a pie without crust either lol. Hi Gina! With Splenda. this time im gonna use brown sugar cause i dont have agave. Sweet potato pies and pumpkin pies taste different. Extra bonus for this being a dish that is better for him than those canned yams and sugar heavy sweet potatoes he usually goes for on Thanksgiving.