Cinnamon Glazed Sweet Potato and Apple Bake

Layers of deep-orange sweet potatoes, golden butternut squash, crunchy pecans and tender, crisp apples come alive with the flavors of vanilla, cinnamon and nutmeg for the perfect side that's sure to become a new holiday tradition.

Serves: 12
Serving Size: 2/3 cup
15 mins Prep time 1 hr 20 mins Cook time
15 mins Prep time
1 hr 20 mins Cook time
  • Cook sweet potatoes in water to cover in large saucepan about 20 minutes or until tender. Drain. Meanwhile, cook squash in another saucepan about 10 minutes or until tender; drain

  • Preheat oven to 350°F. Mix 1/3 cup of the brown sugar, eggs, 2 tablespoons of the butter, vanilla, 1 1/2 teaspoons of the cinnamon, nutmeg and salt. Reserve 1/4 cup mixture for squash

  • Puree sweet potatoes with remaining egg mixture in food processor until smooth. Spread in greased 13x9-inch baking dish or 3-quart casserole. Sprinkle evenly with pecans

  • Puree squash with reserved 1/4 cup egg mixture in food processor until smooth. Spread over pecan layer. Arrange apple slices on top of squash layer. Mix remaining 1/3 cup brown sugar and 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon. Sprinkle over apples. Drizzle with remaining 4 tablespoons butter

  • Bake 45 to 50 minutes or until center is set. Let stand 10 minutes before serving

Nutrition information

(Amount per serving)

  • 299Calories: 299Cholesterol: 68mg
  • Sodium: 220mgProtein: 4g
  • Total Fat: 14gFiber: 4g
  • Carbohydrate: 38g

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