Bowl of sweet potato mash with a spoon

Sweet potato mash recipes

25 Recipes

Serve a side of mashed sweet potato alone, mixed in with other vegetables and spices or as a topping on classics such as shepherd's pie. We've got plenty of ideas for this versatile root veg. 

Sweet potato & chipotle mash

4.833335

(6 ratings)

As an alternative to a classic comforting mash, try roasting sweet potatoes and crushing with spicy smoked chilli paste
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Blackened sweet potato mash

5

(1 rating)

A barbecue twist on conventional sweet potato mash with smoky skins, spring onions and a squeeze of lime
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Spicy pies with sweet potato mash

4.75

(8 ratings)

This pie is loosely based on the flavours of an American sloppy joe, but we've topped it with mash as an alternative to the traditional cottage pie...
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Indian sweet potato & dhal pies

4.25

(60 ratings)

Spiced red lentil dhal is topped with creamy sweet potato mash in these individual vegetarian pies - a cheap weeknight dinner option
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Sweet potato shepherd’s pie

4.04348

(23 ratings)

Swap mashed potato for vibrant sweet potato and bulk out your lean lamb or beef mince with red lentils for a slimmer take on this comforting classic
  • 1 hour and 45 mins
  • Easy

Baked carrot & sweet potato mash

4.666665

(3 ratings)

Whizz your roots into a smooth, creamy mash, then bake with breadcrumbs, cream, cinnamon and nutmeg
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian
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