This Ain’t Grandma’s Candy Potato Casserole (Vegan) recipes

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Closing week after I requested you to ship in your favorite Thanksgiving recipes that you just wished veganized, a certain electronic mail from Julianna spoke to me:

Howdy Angela,

That may be a crucial recipe that has been in our household for generations. Our household calls it the Senator Russell after some Senator in Georgia a really very long time throughout the previous. It’s very Southern and delicious.

As a result of the token vegetarian (and most days vegan excluding for honey and occasional greek yogurt) in my Southern household I might esteem a diagram to hold out this in instruct that I may maybe maybe nicely enjoy it as successfully.

I knew that I wanted to check out out my first vegan candy potato casserole. My mother has been making candy potato casserole ever since I was knee excessive to a grasshopper and it’s miles a deal with that I continuously cherished! I was resolute to hold out a vegan candy potato casserole that may maybe nicely mannequin delicious.

Out of admire for Julianna’s household, I’m not going to place up their recipe on right here, however I’ll instruct you some parts that I selected to originate with out: eggs, white sugar, butter, evaporated milk, brown sugar, white flour.

My first try was a vast and allege yarn failure. It tasted lawful, nevertheless the texture was not as rather a lot as par. Too grand liquid. However I knew that may most positively be effortlessly resolved.

Closing night, I jumped into my car at 10pm and booted it to the meals market to buy additional candy potatoes. From 10:30-hour of darkness, I was engaged on try #2. How is that for dedication?!

This morning I popped the casserole into the oven…and voila, my site visitors. Magic took place. 2nd time is a attract. 😉 Not to characterize I purchased to {photograph} in pure gentle which is constantly good!



This Ain’t Grandma’s Sweet Potato Casserole (Vegan)

tailor-made from Full Free Vegan weblog.



  • four obliging candy potatoes, peeled and cooked
  • 2 tablespoons vegan butter (I aged Earth Stability)
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 5 tbsp pure maple syrup
  • 1/2 teaspoon ravishing grain salt
  • three/four teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
  • three/four teaspoon cinnamon


  • 1/four cup Earth Stability
  • 1/2 cup Sucanat (or brown sugar)
  • 1/three cup white or spelt flour (or gluten-free)
  • three/four cups chopped pecans (I didn’t non-public- not obligatory)

Directions: Preheat the oven to 350 F and flippantly grease a 2 quart casserole dish with canola oil. I wipe a puny on with a paper towel. Peel after which boil candy potatoes until comfortable.  Mash the candy potatoes with the margarine until tender. Add the vanilla, maple syrup, sea salt, nutmeg and cinnamon. Pour into casserole dish. Subsequent, mix the topping parts collectively until effectively-mixed. Sprinkle topping mixture over the casserole and bake for approx. 50 minutes, checking it each so in total.

Makes 10 servings at roughly 215 energy per serving (with out pecans)





1) You may maybe maybe nicely additionally add marshmallows in the event you’d fancy (Dandie’s mark are vegan). I believed it was ravishing with out any regardless of the indeniable reality that.


How did it mannequin?


This candy potato casserole is a large winner in my books! Each the candy potato mixture and the candy spelt topping was absolutely divine. I failed to go away out the marshmallow topping, in precise truth I cherished this one larger.

I carve down the sugar by over half of. I absolutely DID NOT miss the 1/four cup of sugar and a pair of T of maple syrup that I carve out. It was mute very candy. I absolutely can’t think about having it any sweeter than it already was. It was ‘lawful lawful’ in my watch and isn’t going to current you a tummy ache. 😉


I furthermore eliminated the pecans as a consequence of I didn’t personal any. I absolutely blended in some chia seeds into the topping! Essentially the most environment friendly factor about this dish is that you just may maybe maybe nicely additionally adapt it to nonetheless you’d fancy it

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