This easy to follow Southern Sweet Potato Pie recipe is really a conventional favorite. Though sweet potato pie might be thought to be very good, old fashioned, soul food from the South, it is actually loved everywhere and served traditionally on Thanksgiving for dessert. Sweet Potato Pie could also be served as a side dish with a hearty meal. Leave off the whipped cream and you will have delectable side for you ham or turkey dinner. This subsequent recipe is special because it reminds you of Southern hospitality and comfort food with the addition of maple syrup giving it that extra kick that makes it so special. Sweet potatoes are high in fiber, potassium and healthy carbohydrates, so go ahead and enjoy this dessert that is good for the heart and pure manna for your tastebuds.