Sweet Potato Recipes

Sweet potatoes are a Southern classic that can be prepared in a number of ways. Search through these sweet potato recipes and find ideas for pies, casseroles, roasted sweet potatoes, fries, baked sweet potato, soups, and more.

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Sweet Potato Casserole

Rating: 3.5 stars 819
Everyone will ask for seconds of this casserole made with mashed sweet potatoes and a marshmallow topping that's a perfect combination of gooey and crunchy. With the help of a little nutmeg for flavor, this casserole is sure to be a new favorite.

Sweet Potato Latkes

Rating: 3 stars 220
Specially made for Hanukkah, latkes are potato pancakes that are fried in oil in recognition of the ancient lamps that held only enough oil for one day but miraculously burned for eight.

Sweet Potato and Chipotle Soup

Rating: 3.5 stars 173
This soup is smooth and creamy with a dash of spice.

Sweet Potato Pie

Rating: 3.5 stars 315
This family recipe for sweet potato pie comes courtesy of actor Danny Glover.

Sweet Potato Souffle Pie

Rating: 4 stars 55
Layers of paper-thin buttery phyllo overlap to form a delicate base for a sweet potato souffle.

Turnip and Sweet Potato Gratin

Rating: 3.5 stars 221
This warming potato gratin, a great addition to the holiday table, is so simple that you'll want to make it all year long.

Honey-Roasted Vegetables

Rating: 3.5 stars 160
Honey glazes this simple side dish of roasted sweet potatoes, carrots, and parsnips with sweetness and sheen. Walnut halves and thyme sprigs roast along with the vegetables for additional fall flavor.

Baked Sweet-Potato Chips

Rating: 3 stars 1256
A mandoline or a hand-held slicer will quickly turn out thin, even slices of sweet potato, although a sharp knife and a steady hand will also work fine.

Roast Chicken with Paprika and Roasted Garlic

Rating: 2.5 stars 3
This roast chicken recipe comes from Martha's book One Pot: 120+ Easy Meals from Your Skillet, Slow Cooker, Stockpot, and More ($17.16, amazon.com). Paprika and garlic add delicious flavor to this one-pot meal. 

Baked Sweet Potatoes

Rating: 3.5 stars 39
Making baked sweet potatoes is an easy, healthy way to add some nutrients to any meal

Sweet Potato Home Fries

Swapping out the usual spuds for sweet potatoes gives this classic breakfast side dish a healthy boost. Jalapeno adds just the right amount of heat.

Loaded Baked Sweet Potatoes

This plant-powered lunch is packed with healthy fats from avocado and fiber-packed ingredients like sweet potatoes and black beans. It will fuel your afternoon and keep you sated until dinnertime. 

Inspiration and Ideas

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Baked Sweet Potatoes with Brown Sugar
Rating: 3.5 stars 101

Roasting sweet potatoes at a high oven temperature makes the skin delicious and extra crackly.