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Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Casserole

Servings: 10 Servings
Prep Time: 15 mins
Cook Time: 6 mins
Total Time: 21 mins
Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Casserole: Flavorful sweet potatoes topped with candied nuts and gooey marshmallows. The slow cooker makes this dish nearly effortless!

Ingredients

For the Sweet Potatoes

  • 5 Pounds Sweet Potatoes, Peeled and Diced
  • 1 Cup Water
  • 2 Eggs
  • 2 Teaspoons Vanilla
  • ½ Cup Butter, Melted
  • 1 Cup Brown Sugar, Packed
  • 2-3 Teaspoons Salt, To Taste
  • 1/2 Cup Heavy Cream

For the Topping

  • 1/2 Cup Brown Sugar
  • 1/3 Cup Flour
  • 1/3 Cup Butter, Melted
  • 1 Cup Pecans, Chopped
  • 4 Cups Mini Marshmallows

Instructions

Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Casserole

  • Place water and sweet potatoes into slow cooker. Cook on high for 4-4 1/2 hours. Drain.
  • Return to slow cooker, and mash. Stir in eggs, vanilla, butter, brown sugar, salt, and heavy cream.
  • In a small small bowl combine brown sugar, flour, butter, and pecans. Sprinkle evenly over sweet potatoes.
  • Cook on high for 2-3 hours.
  • Top with marshmallows. If desired, pour into a greased 9x13 pan and broil for 2-3 minutes or until golden brown.

Oven Version

  • In a large sauce pan bring sweet potatoes to a boil. Cool for 12-14 minutes or until tender. Drain.
  • Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
  • Mash potatoes, and stir in eggs, vanilla, butter, brown sugar, salt, and heavy cream.
  • Evenly spread into a greased 9x13 inch pan.
  • In a small bowl, stir brown sugar, flour, butter, and pecans together. Evenly sprinkle over potatoes. Bake for 15-20 minutes.
  • Top with marshmallows, and broil for 2-3 minutes or until golden brown.

Nutrition

Calories: 659kcal, Carbohydrates: 99g, Protein: 6g, Fat: 27g, Saturated Fat: 13g, Cholesterol: 89mg, Sodium: 768mg, Potassium: 874mg, Fiber: 7g, Sugar: 53g, Vitamin A: 657.5%, Vitamin C: 6.7%, Calcium: 12%, Iron: 12.6%
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Christmas, Crock Pot, Crunchy, Easy, Fall, Slow Cooker, thanksgiving, Winter
Author: Krystle
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