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Sweet potato recipes

50 Recipes

Sweet potatoes are versatile, filling and packed with goodness. Serve this super root veg in curries, soups and salads, or turn them into mash or fries.

Spinach, sweet potato & lentil dhal

4.72222

(81 ratings)

A comforting vegan one-pot recipe that counts for 3 of your 5-a-day! You can't go wrong with this iron-rich, low-fat, low-calorie supper...
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Sweet potato & lentil soup

4.669785

(187 ratings)

Satisfying and simple to make, homemade soup is a great supper or take-to-work lunch
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Sweet potato & spinach bake

4.317165

(67 ratings)

If you're after some substantial comfort food on a budget then this vegetarian bake is just the thing. Add lamb chops for the meat eaters
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Sweet potato & pea curry

4.360295

(34 ratings)

A fab, cheap, veggie curry, great for a student gathering. And the left overs will taste great the next day.
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Tuna sweet potato jackets

4.45968

(62 ratings)

If your standby supper is baked potatoes with tuna, switch to sweet potatoes and a fresh, spicy topping - budget-friendly and low-fat too
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Sweet potato falafels with coleslaw

4.234375

(16 ratings)

Pittas bursting with homemade falafels and salad make a low-fat lunch or light supper for less than a pound per serving
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Sweet potato & chorizo quesadillas

4.26316

(19 ratings)

Fill tortilla wraps with sweet potato, spicy Spanish sausage and feta cheese then finish on a griddle pan
  • 1 hour and 20 mins
  • Easy

Barbecue baked sweet potatoes

4

(3 ratings)

This veggie barbecue dish is effort-free - just pop the potatoes on the coals and wait til meltingly soft
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Oven-baked sweet potato fajitas

4.875

(8 ratings)

Vegetarians needn't miss out on the joy of tortilla wraps- we use peppers, onions and sweet potato topped with feta and soured cream...
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Sweet potato salad

4.84375

(8 ratings)

This simple healthy salad of baked potato chunks makes a great alternative to mayonnaise-based versions
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Jerk sweet potato & black bean curry

4.44863

(73 ratings)

Serve your vegetable curry Caribbean style, flavoured with thyme, jerk seasoning and red peppers - great with rice and peas
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

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