How To Make Sweet Potato Casserole On A Traeger

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There is absolutely nothing like the smell of Thanksgiving on the grill and these sweet potatoes are like one huge holiday celebration topped with marshmallows.

Sweet Potatoes Casserole on a Traeger

Thank us later for this tasty creation, we had to make 2 batches just to make sure we had enough for “quality control”.

Print Recipe Here Sweet Potato Casserole On A  Traeger
Yield: Serves 6-8 People
Prep time: 15 Minutes
Cook time: 30-45 minutes


Measure   Ingredient                                                Prep Notes      

3-4                  Sweet Potatoes, Large                                      Large diced

3 Tbsp            Oil, Avocado or Olive                                                       

Taste              Salt, Kosher                                                         Fresh ground is best

Taste              Pepper, Black, Ground                                    Fresh ground is best

Taste              Oink Rub, 5280 Culinary                         


½ Stick           Butter, Melted                                             

¼ Cup            Maple Syrup                                                                       

1 Tbsp            Vanilla Extract or Paste                                                  

1 tsp                Fire Salt, 5280 Culinary                                       

1 Cup             Sugar, Dark, Brown                                                          

Taste              Cinnamon, Ground                                                          

Taste              Allspice, Ground                                                               

12 ea              Marshmallows, Square                                          Whole


Prep Directions:

  • Follow all prep instructions in the prep notes and store all prepped food in containers until needed

Cooking Directions:


  • Load the Reserve Blend Pellets and Ignite the Traeger Ironwood Grill. Set temp for 400˚

  • While the Traeger is heating up, add you 10” Cast iron skillet

  • In a large mixing bowl add the large diced sweet potatoes

  • Add the oil, salt, pepper and oink rub and mix well

  • Once the grill is hot, add the seasoned sweet potatoes to the skillet and cook at 400˚ for 15-20 minutes or until potatoes are tender

  • Stir potatoes if needed to help caramelize all sides of the potato

  • While the potatoes are cooking mix together the following ingredients:

    1. Butter, Syrup, Vanilla, Fire Salt, Sugar, Cinnamon and Allspice

  • Once the potatoes are tender, carefully pour the butter mixture over the sweet potatoes and mix well

  • Cook at 400˚ for another 10 minutes to reduce the sauce

  • Carefully top the potatoes with the marshmallows and cook for 5-7 minutes or until the marshmallows are cooked to your doneness

  • Using heat resistant gloves or hot pads carefully remove the cast iron skillet

  • Allow to cool for 3 minutes

  • Serve and devour


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Published on 10/10/2022.
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