- 1.2kg sweet potato, peeled and cut into biggish chunks
Sweet potatoes have a creamy texture and a sweet-spicy flavour that makes them ideal for savoury…
- 1 tbsp olive oil
Probably the most widely-used oil in cooking, olive oil is pressed from fresh olives. It's…
For the dressing
- 2 shallots (or half a small red onion), finely chopped
Related to the onion (as opposed to being a younger version of it), shallots grow in clusters at…
- 4 spring onions, finely sliced
Also known as scallions or green onions, spring onions are in fact very young onions, harvested…
- small bunch chives, snipped into quarters or use mini ones
- 5 tbsp sherry vinegar
- 2 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil
- 2 tbsp honey
Honey is made by bees from the nectar they collect from flowers. Viscous and fragrant, it's…
Heat oven to 200C/180C fan/gas 6. Toss the sweet potato chunks with the olive oil and some seasoning, and spread on a baking parchment-lined baking sheet. Roast for 30 - 35 mins until tender and golden. Cool at room temperature.
When just about cool whisk together all the dressing ingredients with a little more seasoning and gently toss through the potato chunks – use your hands to avoid breaking them up.
Finishing touchesScatter with crumbled feta or toasted pine nuts for an extra flash of flavour if you like.