Thanksgiving Sweet Potato Cake | Cooking With Jade The Food and Travel Blog by Chef Jade

Thanksgiving Sweet Potato Cake


If you love sweet potatoes, you cannot miss this recipe. It’s so tender, warmly spiced, and loaded with full of flavor. You can try this in your holiday season and I’m sure everyone is going to love this one.

(Cooking Time: 10 minutes Preparation Time: 90 minutes Servings: 5)

Sweet Potatoes


Calories 206g / Fats 9g / Cholesterol 32mg / Total Carbohydrate 30g / Protein 2.6g



  • 1 pound of sweet potatoes
  • 2 tbsp of liquid cream
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 ½ cups of g caster sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon(s) ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla powder
  • 1 cup of potato starch

To grease the mould:

  • 1 knob of butter
Jades Sweet Potato Cake
Pictured here with vanilla frosting and layered


  • Turn on the oven at 420°F
  • Wash the sweet potatoes and wrap them in aluminum foil. Slide them into the oven and cook for about 1 hour, until the vegetables are soft under finger pressure.
  • Lower the oven heat to 360°F. Butter a spring form baking pan.
  • Peel the sweet potatoes, let them cool then put them in the bowl of a food processor. Add the cream, eggs, sugar, cinnamon, and vanilla, and mix for 2 minutes. Add the cornstarch and mix for another 1 minute.
  • Pour the mixture into the mold and slide it into the oven. Cook for about 30 minutes, then lower to 350°F and cook for another 20 minutes. Leave to cool for 15 minutes.
  • Invert the cake onto a serving platter and serve warm.
  • Serve and enjoy your dish!

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Benita Duff
Benita Duff
9 months ago

That picture is so uninviting, and not appetizing at all, dry and colorless. Not trying to bash, trying to help. Take a better picture, add some color.

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