The humble sweet potato is one of the most versatile veggies. They are turbocharged with essential vitamins and nutrients, are naturally sweet, and keep for a long time. From roasted sweet potato fries to pureed sweet potato hummus, there are dozens of nutritious ways to add this orange root vegetable to your table. Below you’ll find the sweet potato recipes we’re crushin’ on right now.
Veggies in your hummus? You bet! Garlicky Sweet Potato Hummus is a delicious way to add nutritious sweet potatoes into your diet. The short list of ingredients includes pantry staples you’re likely to already have on hand. Once you try this recipe, you’ll definitely want to include otherfall-inspired hummus recipes to your rotation, too.
Food isn’t just for pleasing our taste buds, our eyes love beautiful, colorful dishes as well! That’s why Loaded Tahini Sweet Potatoes from The Tahini Table are at the top of our go-to recipes. Sweet potatoes are dripping in a tangy, rich tahini sauce and topped with diced tomatoes and fresh herbs. Best of all? It only takes one dish to make this glorious meal.
When blogger Sarah Britton of My New Roots posted her sweet potato wedges with tahini-honey sauce and everything bagel spice on Instagram, her audience begged her to share the recipe. She gave in and shared the glorious, simple recipe. The savory seasoning compliments the subtle sweetness from the sauce and potatoes. This side dish is a total stunner and one that tastes more complicated than it is to make.
Prep the ingredients in advance for a dish that comes together in a flash. It’s loaded with protein, healthy fats, and nutritious veggies, making it an optimal choice if you’re looking for a wholesome meal. Make a little extra of the Asian-inspired sauce so you can drizzle it on top of everything from sweet potato noodles to grain bowls.
This Moroccan-inspired Vegetarian Chickpea & Sweet Potato Stew should definitely be in your rotation during the cooler months. Not only is it an easy plant-based dish that requires little prep, it’s incredibly flavorful and will make your nights at home extra cozy. Loaded with savory and sweet aromatic spices and nutritious veggies and legumes, this stew is a tip of the hat to North African flavors.
Crispy sweet potatoes that aren’t like other fries you’ve tasted. These are served with a bright, herbaceous green tahini dip you’ll want to slather on everything. The fries are a great side, appetizer or game-day snack.
This Sweet Potato Casserole is everything you love about the classic (minus the marshmallows). The whipped tahini sweet potatoes are topped with a crunchy spiced oat pecan crumble. Flaky salt adds the finishing touch to this warm, fall casserole. The perfect dish for a comfortable gathering with family and friends.
It can be difficult finding time in the morning to prepare a breakfast fit for starting a busy day. That’s why we love recipes that packa nutritional punch like our Sweet Potato Smoothie. Filled with banana, sweet potato, tahini, date syrup, and our favorite fall spices, this smoothie will have your body and taste buds thanking you!