Sweet Potato

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Saving Sweet Potatoes

by Querencia 4 months ago

This week stores have sweet potatoes on sale to go with the Easter ham (in Chicago they're 39 cents lb down from $1.59 lb). If you want to take advantage of the sale and freeze some, here is an eas...

White spots appearing on sweet potatoes [right before my eyes! ] . . .

by mike2401 7 years ago

I know I must appear frightened by sweet potatoes but this really freaked me out: I cut into this sweet potato and a few seconds later, these crazy white spots appeared. I cut another wedge off...

How to cut sweet potatoes easily

by nickblesch 5 years ago

Hey all, I love sweet potatoes and I love using them in various dishes, but - let's be honest - they're a giant pain to break down. I've got a good knife, I keep it sharp, I'm competent with it,...

Best way to bake a sweet potato in the oven?

by LA 16 years ago

to foil or not to foil? what temp is best? and for how long? I know that it depends on the oven, but general recs would be very much appreciated!

Why didn't my sweet potato fries get crispy??!!

by Suzie 13 years ago

I tossed them in olive oil and cooked them in a 400 oven. They became mushy, stuck to the foil, burnt on the side on the foil, just an overall mess!

Extra Sweet Potato Mash ~ Ideas?

by christiewhit 2 years ago

What would you do with 2 cups of mashed sweet potatoes? Tell me your creative ideas!

I Can Only "Bumble" a "Crumble" Topping. Help!

by JasperRabbit 2 years ago

I've tried making a crumble topping for my sweet potatoes a few times now to no avail. I'm thinking of something that ultimately looks like this (https://sallysbakingaddiction.com/wp-content/uploa...

Sweet Potatoes with Bacon?

by DuffyH 2 years ago

Hi everyone, Because I hate that cloying sweet potato casserole, I'm always looking for ways to change things up but still make everyone happy on Thanksgiving. I've done baked, mashed and roaste...

Sweet potato and food processor?

by Conundrums 3 years ago

I have arthritis and am thinking of buying a food processor, especially Cuisinart. Would a good food processor be able to cut sweet potatoes into rough cubes? I would like to give it an entire ...

Where can I find purple sweet potatoes near Orlando?

by Hollandaise 3 years ago

By Longwood or Lake Mary? They're also called Okinawan or Hawaiian, they're purple on the inside and whitish on the outside.

Sous Vide Whole Sweet Potatoes?

by zackly 4 years ago

Can I cook whole, skin on potatoes or sweet potatoes in a water bath? I'm thinking of dumping the 5# box of sweet potatoes into a sous vide water bath without bagging them first. I would then cool...

How long do cooked sweet potatoes last?

by forzagto 9 years ago

I love sweet potatoes but they take a while to cook. Was hoping I could put 4-5 in the microwave Sunday night and then keep them in the fridge for the week to have for snack, dinner or bring to w...

Do I need to reheat sweet potatoes before mashing?

by JanRan 3 years ago

I baked and peeled the sweet potatoes, but don't have time to mash and finish them today. Tomorrow I'll mash them with butter, molasses and orange juice. Do I need to reheat them before mashing? ...

Sweet potato fries -- when did it start and where??

by GG Mora 17 years ago

Just doing a little research, trying to track down the origins. When was the first time you had Sweet Potato Fries, and where??

Sweet potato in microwave started smoking! Why?

by Howard_2 4 years ago

A friend told me she'd tried to cook a sweet potato in a microwave, and it turned into a chunk of carbon, so naturally I had to try this myself, and sure enough, a small chunk that I cooked, cut o...

Soggy oven-baked sweet potato fries

by miamivores 4 years ago

I made some sweet potato fries using the following recipe: 2 sweet potatoes 1 tablespoon olive oil 15g melted butter 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon paprika I b...

How to reproduce Dr. Praeger's Spinach / Sweet Potato Pancakes at home?

by fr1p 7 years ago

Hey there, Hounds. As a recent dad, I've been pretty pleased that my infant son has taken a liking to Dr. Praeger's pancakes. They are fairly healthy, and they are convenient from a nutrition an...

Is there Fiber?

by KeepOurFreedoms 4 years ago

I'm trying to eat healthier, so I make sweet potato soup with onions, garlic, red bell pepper, cumin, pepper, and a touch of cinnamon. I put it through the blender. Does blending the soup make the ...

Green center of boiled and stored sweet potatoes - bad?

by CNX 4 years ago

Hi everyone, first post here. It is hard to believe, but after 43 years I just recently discovered sweet potatos. Wow!!!! My first batch were boiled for about 20 minutes, cooled, cut into hal...

Sweet Potato fries

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by tim irvine 5 years ago

I have never really enjoyed sweet potato fries that much, but I just heated some Alexia sweet potato fries for someone and snagged a few. I dunked them in Sriracha mayonnaise. I won't lie awake d...