Author Notes: Sugar and spice that looks very nice.. —nykavi
large Sweet Potatoes
cup Olive Oil
1/2 + 1/2
teaspoons Kosher Salt
A few grinds of Black Pepper
tablespoons Olive Oil
- Heat oven to 350F.
- Wash and Wipe dry sweet potatoes. Slice then into 1-2 inch thick slices on a bias.
- Line a baking sheet with Silpat or nonstick aluminum foil. Arrange slices on sheet. Brush slices with olive oil on both sides. Season with 1/2 teaspoon salt. Bake slices for 25 minutes till soft. Remove from oven and keep warm.
- While potatoes cook blend arugula, cilantro, serrano pepper, remaining salt, pepper and olive oil into a thick puree. Scrape into a bowl.
- Mix ricotta till smooth.
- Start by topping slices with a scant tablespoon of ricotta. Arrange a dollop of arugula puree on top of ricotta and serve as an appetizer or side.