Sweet Potato Pecan Pie

A combination of two favorite pies - pecan and sweet potato.

Quick Facts

Prep Time: 20 minutes
Bake Time: 60 minutes
Yield: 8 servings


  • 1 can (16 ounces) sweet potatoes, drained and mashed
  • 3 egg divided
  • 3/4 cup sugar, divided
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1 (9-inch) deep-dish pie crust*
  • 2/3 cup Karo┬« Light OR Dark Corn Syrup
  • 2 tablespoons butter OR margarine, melted
  • 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1 cup chopped pecans


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. Combine sweet potatoes, 1 egg, 1/4 cup sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg and ginger in a medium bowl; stir until well blended. Spread evenly in bottom of pie crust.
  3. Combine remaining 2 eggs, 1/2 cup sugar, corn syrup, butter and vanilla in same bowl; stir until well combined. Stir in pecans. Spoon over sweet potato mixture.
  4. Bake 60 minutes or until puffed and set. Cool completely on wire rack.
  5. *To use prepared frozen pie crust: Use 9-inch deep-dish pie crust. Do not thaw. Preheat oven and a cookie sheet. Add filling to frozen crust; bake on cookie sheet.