Sweet Potato Pie Recipe

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This sweet potato pie recipe is wonderful! It's not too sweet and will quickly becoming a Thanksgiving favorite! Try this as an delicious alternative to pumpkin pie.

Here's what you are going to need:
2 pounds of sweet potatoes, about 3 to 4 medium
1/2 cup butter, softened
3/4 cup white sugar
1/2 cup of packed brown sugar
1/2 cup milk
2 eggs
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 (9 inch) unbaked pie crust, click here for the recipe that I use!

Here's what you need to do:

baked sweet potato

Wrap sweet potatoes in foil. Poke with a fork in several places to allow for the steam to escape while baking. Bake in a preheated 400° F oven for 60 to 65 minutes until soft.

unbaked pie crust

Lower oven temperature to 350° F. Prepare the pie crust or you can use a store bought pie crust.

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Remove foil and use a fork to carefully remove the skins...it will be HOT.

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Place the sweet potatoes and softened butter in a large mixing bowl.

sweet potato pie

Mix until smooth.

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Add the sugar, brown sugar, eggs, milk, vanilla and spices.

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Mix well.

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Pour into prepared pie crust.

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Smooth the filling.

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Bake in the preheated 350° oven for 55 to 60 minutes. I hope you enjoy this wonderful southern favorite!

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