Sweet Potatoes


  • 3 c sweet potatoes (canned, mashed with syrup or start with baked sweet potatoes.)
  • 1/2 c. sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1/2 can evaporated milk (not sweetened condensed milk)
  • 1/4 c. butter
  • 1 c. brown sugar
  • 1/3 c. flour
  • 1/3 c. butter
  • 1 c. chopped pecans or other nuts


Mix together the sweet potatoes, sugar and eggs.  Then mix in vanilla evaporated milk and butter.  Spread it all in a greased dish.  Finally mix the brown sugar, flour, butter and nuts until the mixture is crumbly and spread it over the mixture in the dish.  Bake it at 350F for 30 minutes.