Sweet Potato/Yam

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February  6, 2016

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Today: With Valentine's Day just around the corner, it looks like everyone is showing off their sweet side. Here are eight recipes featuring sweet potatoes from across the web.

  • These "Japanese-style" shoestring fries are tangled with bits of fried rosemary for an herby crunch. (Feed Me Dearly)
  • Sweet potato fries get an interesting polenta-based coating in this oven-baked version. (Beard & Bonnet)
  • Simultaneously hearty and light, this salad pairs roasted sweet potatoes with cauliflower and olives. (In the Making by Belen)
  • This black bean and sweet potato salad could also be used to fill a taco. (Naturally Ella)
  • This soup integrates lentil and chickpeas into a warming sweet potato based bowl... (My New Roots)
  • ...While this recipe uses sweet potatoes roasted in a garlic confit oil to round out a basic, well-thought out hummus. (I Will Not Eat Oysters)
Photo by The Broken Bread
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  • In the sweetest application of all, sweet potatoes get turned (but not churned) into ice cream in this recipe. (The Broken Bread)
  • And do you like sweet potatoes so much you could eat them for every meal? This recipe makes them into a not-so-humble breakfast. (Vanjla)

What sweet potato recipes are in your rotation this week? Let us know in the comments!

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Kendra February 11, 2016
Great set of sites! As usual, I find myself stunned at the photography. Got to learn how to do that.
Meg February 8, 2016
So much sweet potato goodness!!! Thanks for sharing our fries - now if I could just figure out which of the other 7 recipes to try first...
Katie L. February 7, 2016
LOVE this! Thanks so much for sharing. I've been looking for some edgy new reading material xXx
Sarah E. February 8, 2016
that sounds brilliant!
Lisa |. February 7, 2016
I love using Sweet potato in my chocolate cakes...and it goes really well with Ginger in cakes!