3-4 large fresh yams - Boil for 25 minutes with the skin on (I usually cut them up a bit)
Peel, return to pan and mash
Add: ½ cup butter/marg melted (nuke 1 stick cut in pieces 25 secs or less)
½ cup sugar
2 eggs beaten
1 Tbspn vanilla
Mix the above together until lumps all gone and put into 2-3 qt serving casserole dish
1 cup brown sugar
½ cup flour
1/3 cup softened butter, almost melted
½ cup chopped walnuts - how finely chopped is your choice
Mix topping items above together and spinkle/distribute evenly over top of casserole.
Bake uncovered at 350 degrees for 45 mins.
Impress your guests and enjoy! This recipe is made for small parties or a group of friends. If you have twice as many people, double the batch.