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Sweet Potato Pie

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Serves 6

An all American unashamedly buttery thing of sweet yuminess

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Ingredients

  • 500g sweet potato
  • 125g butter
  • 200g caster sugar
  • 120ml milk
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • Pastry Case (9inch ish)

Method

    1. Boil sweet potato whole in skin until soft throughout.
    2. Allow to cool enough to handle and scoop out the potato.
    3. Preheat oven Gas Mark 4
    4. Mix the potato with the butter until it turns into a smooth mash. Then add in sugar, milk, eggs, nutmeg and cinnamon. Tip - if feeling extra indulgent (and why not!) substitue some of the milk for cream. Mix well.
    5. Put into your pastry case and place in oven for about 50-60mins. Test with a knife in the middle it shuld come out clean

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steph_foster
20th Apr, 2015
This recipe is definitely for 2 pastry cases! - having not known that before I put as much as I could in the case, and it overflowed and took longer to cook. It does have a really nice flavour, and recommended with whipped cream, but make sure u use 2 cases
beppie1
12th Jul, 2011
Is this sweet or savoury? (Forgive my British ignorance)
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