10 SWEET THINGS YOU CAN MAKE WITH SWEET POTATO

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10 SWEET THINGS YOU CAN MAKE WITH SWEET POTATO

 

So apparently today is potato chips day! Yay! 

However, as regular potato chips are quite high in calories, here’s how to celebrate the awesome goodness that is potato, without getting high on excess calories.

 

SWEET POTATO TO THE RESCUE!

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A much healthier option to regular potatoes, sweet potatoes are higher in fiber and digest better. So we will be celebrating this potato chips day with some unbelievably awesome sweet potato recipes.

 

1. SWEET POTATO CHIPS

As it’s potato chips day, the first cool recipe you should try is  sweet potato chips, best prepared baked or grilled. It has much less fat and calories than the usual fried chips. Click here for the baked chips recipe. You can also try this grilled sweet potato recipe.

  

2. SWEET POTATO WAFFLES

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Waffles! I just love this sinfully-sweet, gluten-full, high-calorie treat. The great thing is that with this sweet potato version, you get all of the sweetness, but less of the calories and none of the gluten. (It’s still a bit high in calories though). Get the recipe here.

NOTE: You can use some toasters or sandwich makers to make waffles. 

 

3. SWEET POTATO FRITTERS

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I’ve nicknamed this sweet-pota-fiesta, coz it’s a fiesta of different interesting things mixed with sweet potatoes. Checkout the recipe at 9ja foodie.

 

4. EGG COATED SWEET POTATO

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Like yamarita, but sweeta. I’ve nicknamed this pota-rita. Here’s a simple recipe for it at Nigerian Food TV.

 

5. SWEET POTATO CAKE

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Yay! Cake! But sweet potato cake? Yes o. Sweet potato cake! You don’t believe? A trial of this recipe will convince you.

 

6. SWEET POTATO POTTAGE

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This is an old-faithful, ever-tasty meal. You can’t go wrong with sweet potato porridge. Especially with this lovely recipe from Afrolems.

 

7. ORANGE SWEET POTATO PANCAKES

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If you are a pancake lover, you’ll love this. Made with orange juice (optional), sweet potato, wheat flour (or oat flour) and other wholesome ingredients, this recipe is a must try.

 

8. SWEET POTATO SOUP

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The Executive Mamaput has a really delicious recipe to this tasty soup. I love that name by the way – Executive Mamaput. Lol.

 

9. MASHED SWEET POTATOES

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If you have a sweet tooth, you could prepare this with maple syrup, brown sugar, or any other sweetener. But if you have a spicy palate like me, the swap the sweeter for dry peppers. Here’s the recipe. 

 

10. SWEET POTATO NOODLES

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Last week, it was zoodles (zucchini or cucumber noodles), this week, it’s sweet potato noodles. Who knows what we’ll come with next week. Maybe beans noodles. There’s actually a type of Asian noodles made from a type of beans though (Bean vermicelli noodle aka cellophane noodles). Hahahaaa! Checkout these interesting sweet potato noodles recipes here.

FYI, you can also try this recipe with yam. But sweet potato is healthier. (and tastier…lol)

 

 

 

Which of these recipes is your favorite? Share in the comments section below.

 

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Orode

Tank driving, cheeky amazon from Warri Kingdom. Copywriter by day, blogger by night, foodie round the clock.

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