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Pecan Orange Sweet Potatoes


Special Diet

Gluten-Free, Vegetarian


Side Dish

Main Ingredient



Entertaining, Holidays


  • Potato Mixture:
  • 3 medium sweet potatoes peeled and cubed
  • 2 Tablespoons San-J Orange Sauce
  • 1/4 cup packed light brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon GF vanilla extract
  • 2 large eggs
  • grapeseed oil or olive oil
  • Pecan Topping:
  • 1 cup raw pecan halves
  • 1/8 cup packed light brown sugar
  • 1 Tablespoon San-J Orange Sauce


  • Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • Place the sweet potatoes in a steamer basket and steam for 8-10 minutes, until fork tender. 
  • Meanwhile, prepare a 1.5 quart casserole dish with oil.
  • In a mixing bowl, combine the San-J Orange Sauce, brown sugar, vanilla extract, and eggs using a hand blender. Once combined, add the sweet potatoes and continue to blend until creamy. 
  • Transfer the sweet potato mixture to prepared casserole dish.
  • In a small bowl combine the brown sugar and San-J Orange Sauce with a fork. Add in the pecans and stir until the pecans are coated with the sugar mixture. Pour the pecan mixture over the sweet potatoes. 
  • Bake for 30 minutes. Serve warm.
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