Rosie, Learn how to cook great Neelys sweet potato pie . I want to try your recipe, but how can I guarantee that I won’t have this problem? Definitely will be making a few for Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner!! I like watching your cooking video on your web site at iheart.com you and the reason that is you keep it Baked sweet potatoes give this holiday classic a rich flavor, paired perfectly with a buttery, flakey pie crust. Your way is much simpler and which allows the sweet potato to be the star. Rosie thank you for this recipe the video and comments. Sprinkle in 1 1/4 cup of all purpose flour into a large mixing bowl. If I use a frozen crust, how do I modify that to the recipe? It’s just too much of a mess for me and I think it makes the potatoes stringy? Delicious!! You stated you were making 2 pies. Sprinkle in 1 tsp ground cinnamon, 1/2 tsp ground nutmeg, 1/4 tsp ground ginger, and 1 cup granulated sugar. I used your baked candied yams recipe this Thanksgiving and everyone was in love!!! Soooo I’m going to try and make this piece for thanksgiving however my husband is used to a lemon flavored sweet potatoe pie ( if that makes sense) so if I was to add some extract to the receipe how much? Greetings from Nairobi, Kenya. I will be making it tomorrow. Add condensed milk, cinnamon, nutmeg and salt, mixing well with a whisk or hand mixer. The ginger isn’t too strong. That’s what I’m looking for. I’ve been getting a ton of requests for a homemade soul food style sweet potato pie. Hi Lisa, you can make the crust using your hands, or a fork. Hey!! I’m going to make for Thanksgiving, because your recipe looks so much dense and dry, thus more carmelized than other recipes I’ve tried. Place the pot over high heat, and boil the potatoes, until they are fork tender. I can’t wait to try this recipe! Going to make this sweet potato pie for the Holidays. To cook the potatoes in the microwave, prick sweet potatoes with a fork and microwave for five minutes. This “sweet potato pie recipe condensed milk” is the easiest to bake compared to other recipes found on Youtube, Pinterest, Facebook and Instagram. I have recently come to US from Romania, where there are no sweet potatoes. Happy Holidays! I use less eggs. I have attempted sweet potato piesin the past but I’ve always ran into the problem of it being stringy. Have a Happy Holiday! iheart.com. THE BEST SWEET POTATO PIE I HAVE EVER HAD !!!! She loved it! Thank you so much for sharing. Hi, this recipe looks fabulous! HEAT oven to 350 degrees F. Beat sweet potatoes and butter in large bowl until smooth. If you’d like to omit it, you can. In my country (Italy) no shortening exists. Made my 1st sweet potato pie using your recipe, great results, thank you. Which one is my favorite? This Southern aka “black folks” sweet potato pie recipe can easily be made ahead to make your big day more relaxing. Do you have any recommendations for substituting turbinado sugar for the granulated? Your email address will not be published. To boil them, peel and cut the potatoes into small cubes. That recipe consist of ginger, cinnamon, nutmeg, and a few other simple ingredients. Easy Cranberry Sauce Recipe with Fruit and Nuts, Easy Cranberry Brie Bites – Only 3 Ingredients, Roasted Turkey Breast with Sweet Potatoes and Cranberries, Smoked Turkey with Herb and Garlic Butter Rub, Brown Sugar Glazed Bacon Wrapped Shrimp – A Quick and Easy Recipe, Condiments, Jams, Jellies, Sauces, and Salad Dressings. If I do not prepare the crust from scratch, can I use a frozen one? Baking the sweet potatoes brings out more of the natural sugar and flavor of the potato that the cup of sugar doesn’t allow the potato to shine.