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Sweet Potato Cake

A perfect Thanksgiving or holiday cake your whole family will love. 

Course Dessert
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Total Time 1 hour

Ingredients

  • 4 Oz. Unsalted butter 1 stick
  • 1/4 Cup Granulated sugar
  • 1/2 Cup Brown sugar
  • 1/4 tsp Salt
  • 1/2 Tbsp Pumpkin pie spice Or cinnamon
  • 3/4 Tsp Baking soda
  • 3/4 Tsp Baking powder
  • 1 1/2 Cups Flour
  • 1 Each Egg
  • 16 Oz. Sweet Potato Purée
  • 1/2 Tbsp. Vanilla Extract

Instructions

  1. 1.  Cream together butter, sugars and salt until light and fluffy. 


    2. Add vanilla extract and egg. Mix well. 


    3. Add sweet potato purée.  Mix well.  


    4. Add flour, baking soda, baking powder and pumpkin pie spice. 


    5. Mix just until incorporated. Batter will be thick. 


    6. Pour into two 6” pans or three 4” greased and parchment lined pans. 


    7. Bake at 350 degrees Fahrenheit for 35-45 min. Or until a toothpick comes out clean.