Air Fried Sweet Potato Casserole

Air Fried Sweet Potato Casserole

Upgrade your Thanksgiving with the perfect side dish: Air Fried Sweet Potato Casserole. Creamy mashed sweet potatoes are transformed in the air fryer, while a delectable pecan topping turns golden and crunchy. This modern twist on a classic favorite will leave your guests craving seconds and talking about this dish for years to come. Save oven space and savor the convenience of air frying, all without compromising on flavor.

For the Sweet Potatoes:

  • 3 cups mashed sweet potatoes (about 2-3 large sweet potatoes, peeled, boiled, and mashed)
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter, melted
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon

For the Topping:

  • 1 cup chopped pecans
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter, melted


  1. Start by preheating your air fryer to 350°F (175°C).
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine the mashed sweet potatoes, granulated sugar, eggs, milk, melted butter, vanilla extract, and ground cinnamon. Mix until all the ingredients are well combined.
  3. In a separate bowl, prepare the topping by combining the chopped pecans, brown sugar, all-purpose flour, and melted butter. Mix until it forms a crumbly mixture.
  4. Take an oven-safe dish that fits comfortably in your EaZy MealZ Air Fry Casserole Pan. Grease it with cooking spray or a small amount of butter.
  5. Transfer the sweet potato mixture into the greased dish, spreading it out evenly.
  6. Sprinkle the pecan topping mixture evenly over the sweet potatoes.
  7. Place the dish in the preheated air fryer basket.
  8. Air fry the sweet potato casserole at 350°F (175°C) for 15-20 minutes or until the topping is golden brown and the sweet potato mixture is heated through.
  9. Keep an eye on the casserole, as cooking times may vary depending on your specific air fryer model.
  10. Once the casserole is done, remove it from the air fryer and let it cool for a few minutes before serving.
  11. Serve your delicious Air Fried Sweet Potato Casserole as a side dish at your Thanksgiving dinner. Enjoy!

This air-fried sweet potato casserole offers a quicker and space-saving alternative to traditional oven-baked casseroles, with the added bonus of a golden, toasted topping.

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