Sweet Potato Casserole

 You will love this easy, delicious sweet potato casserole recipe using canned yams and marshmallows!

Super easy and delicious sweet potato casserole using canned yams and marshmallows!

From the time I was a little girl the dish I looked forward to most at Thanksgiving dinner was this sweet potato casserole! More like a dessert, the sweet decadence of this recipe is something I looked forward to all year!

Super easy and delicious sweet potato casserole using canned yams and marshmallows!

I feel like this sweet yam casserole is the perfect complement to all the turkey, mashed potatoes and stuffing that typically accompany Thanksgiving dinners! Plus, even though it’s sweet the yams and apples are packed with nutrients and you really don’t have to feel too bad eating this one! You ready for the easy recipe?!

Super easy and delicious sweet potato casserole using canned yams and marshmallows!

Sweet Potato Casserole with Canned Yams

 

5 from 7 votes
Super easy and delicious sweet potato casserole using canned yams and marshmallows!
Sweet Potato Casserole
Prep Time
15 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
35 mins
 

Super easy and delicious sweet potato casserole using canned yams and marshmallows! 

Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: sweet potatoes, sweet potoato casserole, sweet yam casserole, yam casserole
Servings: 20
Calories: 121 kcal
Ingredients
  • 6 16 oz canned yams drained
  • 3 green apples peeled and sliced
  • 3/4 cup white sugar
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1 1/2 cup boiling water
  • 4 tbsp cornstarch
  • 3/4 cups cold water
  • cinnamon
  • nutmeg
  • mini marshmallows
Instructions
  1. Put drained yams, and peeled and sliced apples in a greased 9x13 baking dish. 

  2. Add sugar, brown sugar, salt, butter and boiling water in a medium sauce pan and melt together. 

  3. In separate cup combine cornstarch and cold water until well combined and then add to the sugar mixture. Cook on medium high heat until clear and bubbly. Pour caramel mixture over yams and apples and bake at 350 for 20 minutes. 

  4. Sprinkle yam casserole with cinnamon, nutmeg and marshmallows and bake an additional 5-10 minutes or until marshmallows are melted and golden brown. 

Mmmm. I mean the marshmallows on top are just too much goodness!

Super easy and delicious sweet potato casserole using canned yams and marshmallows! Is it Thanksgiving yet?! I need to invite friends for dinner so I can make this yummy casserole sooner!

Happy baking!

Check out our other amazing Thanksgiving side dish recipes:

Funeral Potatoes Recipe
Roasted Balsamic &
 Brown Sugar Carrots
Quick and Easy Green Bean Casserole
Best Broccoli Seasoning Ever
Grandma’s Famous Rolls
Thanksgiving Side Dishes

xo,

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    Comments

    Cassie

    I’ll Come over!

      Jessica

      Haha sounds good!

    Aimee Shugarman

    LOVE this sweet potato casserole with extra marshmallows!!

    Jennifer

    On my list for Thanksgiving!

    Ashley F

    This is a thanksgiving favorite! Thanks for the recipe!

    Jocelyn

    Sweet Potatoes with melted marshmallows is one of my favorite dishes at Thanksgiving! I’m totally craving them now!!!