14 Sweet Potato & Yam Recipes for Thanksgiving

This is the ultimate list of Sweet Potato and Yam recipes for Thanksgiving. If this doesn’t get you excited about Thanksgiving Dinner then nothing will. There is everything from Mama’s Traditional Yams to a Thai inspired version with creamy coconut milk and a little kick from some red chili pepper. Click on the images to be taken directly to the recipe.

1. Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes

twice baked sweet potatoes


2. Carla Hall’s Candied Sweet Potatoes with Pecans

Carla Hall's Candied Sweet Potatoes


3. Bacon and Bourbon Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Bacon and Bourbon Sweet Potatoes


4.  Sweet Potato Boats with a Pecan Flax Crumble



5. Mama’s Thanksgiving Yams

mamas yams


6. Maple-Pecan Sweet Potatoes

mape pecan sweet potatoes


7. Sweet Potatoes – Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse Style

sweet-potatoes-ruth's chris


8.  Simple Sweet Potato Casserole

sweet potato casserole


9.  Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan Streusel

sweet potato casserole with pecan streusel


10. Individual Sweet Potato Casseroles

mini sweet potato casseroles


11. Chili Pepper and Coconut Cream Mashed Sweet Potato Casserole

thai inspired sweet potatoes


12. Paleo Sweet Potatoes

paleo sweet potato


13. Thyme Brown Butter Mashed Sweet Potatoes

thyme brown butter mashed sweet potatoes


14. Chipotle Pecan Twice Baked Sweet Potato

Chipotle Pecan Twice Backed Sweet Potato