Sweet potato (yam) casserole -- sweet side for Thanksgiving! 1 (40 oz) can of Bruce’s cut yams, drained ½ cup brown sugar ½ teaspoon cinnamon ¼ teaspoon salt 1 egg, beaten 4 tablespoons melted butter 1 (16 oz) bag of miniature marshmallows
SWEET POTATOES WITH MARSHMALLOWSFor many of us, this Thanksgiving stalwart is beyond untraditional. To a European reader, no doubt to any non-American reader, it is downright alienating. Although I’ve become an eater of sweet potatoes over the years, I’ve never quite taken the marshmallow element seriously, presuming it to be so obviously excessive, as unfathomable as a memory from someone else’s childhood.