Sweet Potato Pie
|1kg Sweet Potatoes. (s)||
|1kg Ginger (Loose) (s)||
|1 Large Oranges - beautifully sweet and juicy(s)||
|salt (to taste)|
11'' pie shell unbaked, using 2 cups (8oz) flour.
3/4 cups (6oz) margarine.
3/4 cups (6oz) sugar.
1 1/2 cups (3/4pt) grated sweet potato.
1/3 cup (4tbsp) milk.
3/4 tsp ground ginger.
grated rind of 2 oranges.
1 tbsp orange juice.
- Prick the base of the unbaked pie shell thoroughly and bake for 10 mins. at 200C/gas 6. Allow to cool.
- Cream the margarine and sugar until light and fluffy. Gradually add the sweet potato, milk, ginger, orange rind, juice and salt and beat well.
- Pour into the pie shell and bake at 150C/gas 2 for about 45 mins. until lightly browned.