Tag Archives: sweet potato

Mashed Sweet Potatoes with Basil

Sweet potatoes are something we didn’t use very much in our cooking before. Maybe it’s because we generally prefer locally grown root vegetables, and sweet potatoes are usually shipped in from China, USA, or Israel. But yep, sometimes we treat ourselves with a few of these yummy things, and this mash really is a perfect […]

Oven-Barbecued Seitan with Curried Sweet Potato Fries

We had a few sweet potatoes in the fridge, so I googled my way to yummy-looking and very simple curried sweet potato fries. Then it occurred to me that we hadn’t made our favorite seitan recipe for a while, and that it would be a great compliment to the fries. The spicy sweet curry fries […]

Cauliflower and Sweet Potato Soup

I paired cauliflower with sweet potato in this smooth soup, and added coconut milk and garam masala to give it a gentle spiciness. I also caramelized a bunch of cashews to go with the soup – they gave it a nice contrasting texture and a cinnamony element of sweetness, and we ended up with a […]

Sweet Potato and Peanut Stew with Cous Cous

This is a stew we had for lunch today, the taste is slightly sweet and subtle yet spicy. 700 g sweet potatoes (2 medium ones), peeled and cubed 1 can tomatoes 1 dl water 1 big onion, cubed 3 cloves garlic, minced 2-3 teaspoons fresh ginger, minced 2 tablespoons canola oil 1 teaspoon crushed chili […]