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Sweet potato recipes

Is your mouth watering for sweet potatoes? Try one of these recipes from The Washington Post’s recipe database.


Broiled Sweet Potato and Turkey Salad

Curried Shrimp on a Sweet Potato

Sweet potatoes from left to right (2 of each kind): Hayman White, Puerto Rican, Nancy Hall, Jersey Red and Jersey Yellow. (Deb Lindsey/FOR THE WASHINGTON POST)

Change-of-Seasons Salad

Louisiana Chicken and Sweet Potato Hash

Hot and Sticky Vegetable Stir-Fry With Honey and Ginger


Annelies’s Cinnamon-y Sweet Potatoes

Crushed Sweet Potatoes With Roasted Garlic and Ginger

Lucie’s Sweet Potato Souffle

Roasted Heirloom Sweet Potato Salad With nMaple-Mustard Vinaigrette

Rosemary-Roasted Sweet Potatoes


Bethune Sweet Potato Pie

Mock Chestnut Torte With Matzoh Praline

Sweet Potato Tart Tatin

Bourbon Apricot and Sweet Potato Handpies

Christine Taylor’s Sweet Potato and Pecan Pie

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