Wednesday, May 16, 2012

The Best Sweet Potato Pie In the World

Photo by Ken Price

Sweet Potato Pie
 page 117 - Sweet Music on Moonlight Ridge

2 cups mashed cooked sweet potatoes
½ cup honey
½ teaspoon salt
2 eggs
1 cup sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 cup pecans chopped

Heat oven to 350.

Mix mashed sweet potatoes, honey and salt.

Beat eggs. Add sugar, vanilla extract, and pecans. Add to sweet potato mixture.

Pour into unbaked pie shell.
Bake at 350 for 1 hour. (Check after 50 minutes)


  1. We must coook one of these for one of our suppers.

  2. sounds yummy. visiting from She Writes Southern Writers tour- visit me tomorrow

  3. I'm not a she, but I'm all in for the tour. I too was reared in a small Alabama town. The sweet potato pie recipe looks great. Fortunately, I've learned to cook Mama's. I reckon there are few foodstuffs more southern than sweet potato pie, and maybe cathead biscuits.