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Easy Sweet Potato Gratin

Easy to prepare. Very rich. Onions change the taste for the better. A truly wonderful addition to a holiday meal. Perfect for Thanksgiving.

Author: Shanna

Sweet Potato (Kumara) Wedges

This is a recipe I made while attempting to finish a food tech assignment. This also works well with regular potatoes. Sweet potatoes are known as 'kumara' in New Zealand where I am from. Serve with sour...

Author: Nikki Harris

Chef John's Sweet Potato Casserole

Unlike many sweet potato casseroles, this one is not too sweet. It smells so amazing, with subtly sweet potatoes accentuated with maple syrup and a pistachio topping. It's a wonderful combination of taste...

Author: Chef John

Hasselback Sweet Potato with Pecan Streusel

Sweet potatoes come in different colors, from white to yellow to orange to orange-red. The darker the inside, the sweeter it is. I chose white because I was adding maple syrup and brown sugar, but any...

Author: Yoly

Hawaiian Sweet Potato Casserole

This casserole is just so good it is the first thing I am asked to make every Thanksgiving.

Author: zapper

Orange Glazed Sweet Potatoes

The orange juice makes this a tasty dish. Even people who are not fond of sweet potatoes like this one. Give it a try!

Author: Cindy Callentine

Honey and Rosemary Sweet Potatoes

Baked until chewy on the outside and soft on the inside, these are a perfect balance of salty and sweet. The rosemary makes them addictive.

Author: Coco

Candied Yams and Apples

My husband's favorite (mother-in-law's recipe) for candied yams. It's more like a dessert than a vegetable. It is very easy to make, and very tasty.

Author: brandibakesbest

SWEET, Sweet Potato Fries

Super yummy sweet potato fries baked in your oven with a delicious cinnamon/brown sugar/butter glaze. Stock up on sweet potatoes, because these go F-A-S-T!

Author: Holleta

Candied Sweet Potatoes with Marshmallows

Candied sweet potatoes with marshmallows are a throw-together dish that turned out to be a huge hit at Christmas!

Author: NKTompk03

Cajun Style Baked Sweet Potato

Tired of the same old baked sweet potato? Great for picnics and barbecues, these sweet potatoes are seasoned with a homemade herb and spice mix.

Author: JJOHN32

Loaded Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes

They say your greatest strength is also your biggest weakness; the same starchy sweetness that makes this tuber such a popular holiday side dish also can lead to palate fatigue. That's why I've enlisted...

Author: Chef John

Candied Yams Casserole with Pecans

This recipe was given from a friend of mine. She has been using this recipe for 10-plus years. It is absolutely easy. Great for Thanksgiving or for any time of the year. Let the casserole cool and serve...

Author: KCOOPER78

Thyme Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Sweet potatoes at their easiest! The potatoes slices need to be in single layer against the pan, not on top of one another. Great for a dinner party! Herbes de Provence with thyme or rosemary sprigs can...

Author: hhsandy

Foil Wrapped Veggies

Really yummy mixed fall veggies grilled in a foil packet. You'll want to use multiple packets to keep them all to a manageable size. Open the finished packets carefully - the veggies are HOT! Enjoy!

Author: Marni Rachmiel

Smushed Apples and Sweet Potatoes

This is a super simple recipe that I make as a sweet, easy side dish. It tastes a LOT like apple pie... but even healthier!


Carrot and Sweet Potato Tzimmes

This is a favorite from my childhood - my mother would make it for festive meals.


Roasted Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan Crumble

This roasted sweet potato casserole gets the special treatment with a spiced pecan crumble topping.

Author: Andrew J

Chef John's Candied Yams

Sure, everyone knows orange-fleshed sweet potatoes aren't really yams, but it makes for a shorter name. I'm not a huge sweet side dish person, but I make an exception for these candied yams that use lemon...

Author: Chef John

Roasted Curry Spiced Sweet Potatoes and Cauliflower

This is a quick, easy, and healthy side dish with a little bit of heat.

Author: ChefLaura

Awesome Sweet Potato Casserole

This recipe was given to me in the late 1980s by Diane Thornton in Jackson Mississippi. I have made it each year since, and when I bring it to gatherings people rave about it, so I bring it year after...

Author: Teri Head

Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Sweet Miso Scallion Butter

Sweet potatoes are roasted in the oven, then smeared with a sweet and savory miso butter.

Author: Diana71

Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Vegetables With Thyme and Maple Syrup

Packed with flavor, these potatoes are a brilliant addition to any feast. Different from the norm, this dish will grace any table.

Author: Anonymous

Spicy Grilled Sweet Potato Wedges

Change things up by turning sweet potatoes into a savory side dish that will pair nicely with your grilled meat of choice.

Author: Soup Loving Nicole

Basic Candied Yams

Basic candied yams! You can alter them how your family likes.

Author: NaamahBengals

Grilled Sweet Potato Wedges

Sweet potatoes on the grill have a smoky, caramelized flavor you can't achieve in the oven. These are mildly spicy, but adjust the cayenne to suit your taste. These are excellent served with grilled pork...

Author: France C

Savory Sweet Potato Hash

This simple hash works perfectly as a tasty addition to your morning eggs or a wintry side dish with roasted chicken.

Author: reggie1642

Garlic Parmesan Sweet Potatoes

I always love garlic-Parmesan French fries. This variant uses sweet potatoes that are pre-baked, hence reducing overall fat, and it adds both a new flavor and a healthy dose of vitamin A. My family loves...

Author: mafnoor

Baked Sweet Potato

Try this if your family is tired of traditional, regular baked potatoes. Our family likes these baked sweet potatoes with any kind of steak or chicken. Eat skin and all with fork and knife!

Author: Henry Gobel

Scalloped Sweet Potatoes and Butternut Squash

I made this up to go with some grilled salmon and boy, it sure turned out a lot better than I expected! A nice twist on the old scalloped potatoes.

Author: Shandalulu

Mashed Sweet Potatoes and Pears

This busy diva does not have time for a complicated side dish -- so out of my kitchen came these mashed sweet potatoes and pears. I may never make sweet potatoes any other way ever again.

Author: Chardonnay Queen

Grandma Tolli's Candied Yams

My grandma's candied yams are the best candied yams I have ever had! The pineapple is an awesome addition to this sweet dish.

Author: ntolliver213

Sweet Potato Latkes

Sweet potatoes make delicious fried treats for Hannukah! I like to add a little variety to the traditional latke spread.

Author: Harriet

Easy Root Vegetable Gratin

This is a great fall recipe.

Author: Dave

Glazed Root Vegetables

When combined and lightly glazed with sugar and balsamic vinegar, these vegetables provide a wonderful range of flavors, from earthy to sweet.

Author: Scott Koeneman

Roasted Squash and Sweet Potatoes with Goat Cheese

This is one of my favorite recipes for roasted vegetables - sweet potatoes and butternut squash taste great together. Use about the same amount for each. You will see, adding the goat cheese and the honey...

Author: Marianne

Slow Cooker Mashed Sweet Potatoes with Spicy Pecan Topping

These sweet potatoes cook in the slow cooker, leaving your stove and oven free for other dishes. The spicy pecan topping may be made while the potatoes cook, or up to 3 weeks ahead of time and stored in...

Author: Bibi

Sweet Potato Crisp

Everyone at my house likes this at Thanksgiving. You can add any spices you want to the sweet potato like cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger etc. The topping is nice and crunchy.

Author: RB1953

Slow Cooker Sweet Potatoes (Yams) and Marshmallows

I came up with this one Thanksgiving because I was short on oven space. Everyone loved it and I have made it for every Thanksgiving and holiday meal ever since. Be careful not to overcook marshmallows,...

Author: Renee Coley

Baked Sweet Potato Sticks

Best eaten at room temperature.

Author: Ann

Sweet Potato Crunch

This is a fun and yummy dish for Thanksgiving. People who don't eat sweet potatoes usually love it!

Author: bakerbaker

Baked Yam Fries with Dip

This is my answer to the oh-so-yummy but very fattening deep-fried yam fries.

Author: Marleymg

Roasted Vegetables for a Crowd

Next time you want to cook a hearty meal for a big crowd, try this massive roasted veggie combo recipe including Brussels sprouts, bell peppers, sweet potatoes, and onions.

Author: SZYQ1

Thanksgiving Yams

Mother's great yams were always a hit at Thanksgiving. In America, yams are actually a type of sweet potato. Gingersnap cookies and marshmallows make this dish a real treat.

Author: MISTY1549

Curried Sweet Potato Mash

Sweet potatoes get spiced up! These mashed potatoes are absolutely wonderful with added ginger, roasted garlic, caramelized onions, coconut oil, and a dash of turmeric and curry. No sugar or salt is needed...

Author: BeachMom65

Citrus Roasted Sweet Potato and Rutabaga

Roasted sweet potatoes, onions, and rutabaga with various citrus juices squeezed on top. I didn't like sweet potatoes until I made this for my sweet potato-loving family. Now I have them whenever I can!...

Author: Sj.

T's Sweet Potato Fries

These fries are a healthy alternative to the old standard French fries. The Italian seasoning and lemon pepper add an interesting twist to this vegetable.

Author: Wannabe Gardener

Scott's Sweet Potato and Butternut Squash Mashers

Mashed sweet potato and butternut squash. This is a recipe that tastes great with no salt or sugar added and contains lots of fiber.

Author: scottg

Candied Sweet Potatoes with Maple Syrup

I created these candied sweet potatoes with maple syrup to entice my young children to eat sweet potatoes. They didn't like them plain and none of us liked recipes using marshmallows, pineapple, etc. This...

Author: Suse57

Sweet Potato Pone

This recipe comes from my great great aunt Truly Jackson Williams from Tallula, Louisiana who was Papa Hollis' sister.

Author: Great Chef