Labne has a dense, spreadable texture similar to cream cheese and is a low-calorie staple in Middle-Eastern cuisines. This baked sweet potato recipe uses a ginger-spiked labne in place of sour cream for a healthier but no less indulgent substitute.

Martha Stewart Living, April 2022

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Credit: Nico Schinco

Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
total:
1 hr 15 mins
Servings:
2
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Preheat oven to 400°F. Prick sweet potatoes all over with a fork and place on a parchment-lined baking sheet. Roast until very tender, about 1 hour. Heat oil and garlic in a small skillet over medium; cook, stirring, until fragrant, 1 minute.

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  • Add edamame and cook, stirring, until warmed, 1 to 2 minutes. Season with salt and pepper. In a small bowl, whisk together labneh, lime juice, ginger, and turmeric; season to taste. Split open potatoes, season, and fill with edamame and yogurt mixture.
     

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