Internet Famous Sweet Potato Pie

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This Sweet Potato Pie went viral because someone loved the recipe so much that he had it tattooed on his arm forever. Should be pretty good, right?

we are at Reddit Via a photo of the ingredient list tattooed on the arm.source may even come from Twitter, but we’re not sure because versions of the photo have been circulating on the Internet. The tattoo sounds likely to be an homage to someone’s mother’s recipe. We thought it must be fine if someone went to such an extreme to preserve it. So we gave it a try and it was very tasty. There were no instructions, so we set out to try and figure out how it was made. Here you’ll find full recipes and videos that give you step-by-step instructions.

This recipe calls for 4 medium sweet potatoes, peeled and mashed, tossed with the standard ingredients for pumpkin pie, including: eggs, butter, brown sugar, evaporated milk, and the aromatic spices we love so much in the fall. Mix them together and pour into the prepared deep dish pie shell.

Sweet Potato Pie has its roots in African-American history. It was developed by African slaves in the American South. It has since grown into a culturally rich recipe that connects people to their history and homeland.You can read more about that history here. It’s no wonder why some people get the recipe tattooed on their arms, especially to pay homage to their roots.

Sweet Potato Pie Recipe Tattoo On Man Arm
  • How are tattoo recipes created?

    Really tasty.. worth getting a tattoo? You have to decide for yourself and let us know in the comments.

  • Is this making two pies or one?

    This recipe ends up being perfect for a deep dish pie. One pie had too much filling, two pies too little.

  • How to prepare sweet potatoes for mashing?

    Peel sweet potatoes like you peel potatoes. Cut sweet potatoes into one-inch cubes. Fill a large pot with water. Bring to a boil. Add diced sweet potatoes. Return to a boil and reduce heat to low. Simmer the sweet potatoes until soft (15-20 minutes). flow away.

Aerial view of sweet potato pie with a slice of sweet potato pie and a slice of potato pie with whipped cream on a white plate.

Now is the season for pies and party food. If you’re looking for other pies and dishes for your Thanksgiving feast, here are some great recipes you might like:

watch the video below Rachel will walk you through each step of this recipe. Sometimes the visuals help, and we always let you watch our cooking shows.You can find the complete collection of recipes youtube, facebook watchor our facebook pageor provide a corresponding recipe on our website.

Sweet Potato Cake

This Sweet Potato Pie went viral because someone loved the recipe so much that he had it tattooed on his arm forever. Should be pretty good, right?

Preparation time 15 minute

cooking time 1 Hour 5 minute

total time 1 Hour 20 minute

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  • 1 (9 inches) unbaked pie crust
  • 4 Moderate Roasted sweet potato Peeled and mashed
  • 1/2 cup butter soften
  • 1 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 4 big Egg
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon Salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon clove powder
  • 1 2/3 cup condensed milk


  • Preheat oven to 425°F. Place pie crust in a standard 9-inch pie pan and refrigerate until ready to fill.

  • In a large mixing bowl, using a hand mixer, beat together butter and sugar until creamy, about 90 seconds.

  • Add sweet potato mash, eggs, cinnamon, salt, nutmeg, cloves and evaporated milk and blend until smooth.

  • Pour filling into prepared pie crust.

  • Bake in a preheated 425 degree oven for 15 minutes. Reduce heat to 350 degrees and continue to bake until filling is in center, 45 to 50 minutes.

  • Remove from oven and let cool completely before slicing and serving. Store in the refrigerator.

Serve: 1piece | Calories: 512kcal | carbohydrate: 80G | protein: 9G | fat: 18G | Saturated fat: 11G | cholesterol: 151mg | sodium: 428mg | Potassium: 636mg | fiber: 3G | sugar: 58G | Vitamin A: 16665unit | Vitamin C: 3.7mg | calcium: 227mg | iron: 1.6mg