Sweet Potato, Apple and Bacon Hash

6 ounces bacon, diced 1 small onion, finely chopped 1 large apple, cut into 1-inch cubes 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1-2 tablespoons coconut oil 1 large sweet potato, cut into 1-inch cubes 1 tablespoon fresh sage, minced (or 1 teaspoon dried) In a medium cast iron skillet over medium to medium-low heat, cook pancetta 3-5 minutes…

Turkey Sweet Potato Meatballs

1 pound lean ground turkey 1 cup cooked, mashed sweet potato 1 egg 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 – 2 jalapenos, minced 1/2 cup almond meal (or breadcrumbs) 1/2 cup onion, diced Combine all ingredients in a large bowl. Mix well and form into balls (I made about 16). Bake at 400 degrees for 18-20…

Sweet Potato Breakfast Bowl

1 very large sweet potato, 16+ ounces (or 2 small sweet potatoes 8-10 ounces each) half of a slightly ripe mashed banana, for sweetness cinnamon, to taste 2 tablespoons chopped nuts 2 tablespoons almond butter Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Wash and lightly dry sweet potato(es). Poke with a fork several times and wrap in…

Sweet Potato + Black Bean Salad

1 lb sweet potatoes 1 small red onion 3 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1/4 teaspoon salt Juice and zest from 1 lime 1 clove garlic, minced 1/2 teaspoon chili powder 1 cup cooked black beans, drained and rinsed if using canned 1/2 cup cilantro 1/4 cup pepitas Preheat oven to 400˚ F. Peel sweet potatoes,…

Sweet Potato Souffle

potato mixture: 6 large sweet potatoes, peeled 1 cup sugar 1/2 cup milk 1 cup butter, melted 1 tsp. vanilla 1 egg topping mixture: 1 cup brown sugar 1/3 cup all purpose flour 1 cup butter, melted 1 1/2 cups chopped pecans Boil sweet potatoes until tender. Preheat oven to 350 degrees and grease casserole…

Sweet Potato Fries + Greek Yogurt Chive Dip

1 sweet potato 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon fresh rosemary, chopped 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon pepper For the Greek yogurt chive dip: 1 cup plain Greek yogurt 1 tablespoon lemon juice 2 tablespoons chives ¼ teaspoon salt ¼ teaspoon pepper Preheat oven to 425°F/220°C. Cut sweet potato into fries and combine in a…

Sweet Potato & Beet Chips

2 large sweet potatoes 4 large beets 1/4 cup EVOO 1 tablespoon sea salt Wash and dry veggies. Use a mandolin to cut very thin, round pieces of sweet potatoes and collect in a large serving bowl. Do the same for the beets. Place in a separate bowl as beets will stain. Pour olive oil…

Sweet Potato and Black Bean Mexican Salad

2 large sweet potatoes, peeled and chopped 1 tablespoon olive oil salt and pepper, to taste 1 (15 oz) can of black beans, rinsed and drained 1 large tomato, chopped 1 cup corn 1 large avocado, sliced 1/4 cup chopped green onion limes-for juicing over salad salsa or pico de gallo, if desired spinach or…

Baked Sweet Potato Fries

2 sweet potatoes 2 tbsp. olive oil 1/8 tsp. salt 1/8 tsp. pepper 1/8 tsp. garlic powder 1/8 tsp. paprika Preheat oven to 450. Line baking sheet with parchment paper or aluminum foil. Cut sweet potatoes into 1/4″ fries. Toss fries in olive oil and seasonings to coat.  Spread fries out on prepared baking sheet….