Tagged with Sweet potato

Sweet potato and bacon fritters

Bit of an unplanned brunch this morning. Looked in the fridge, picked out what was there, and this happened!! These are simple, yummy and the perfect thing for a weekend treat which will keep you full for a while 🙂 Ingredients (makes 2): 1 cup grated sweet potato 1 shallot – finely chopped 2 slices … Continue reading

Sweet potato stovies (beef hash)

Stovies are a wonderfully comforting and traditionally inexpensive staple of the Scottish diet. Something that always feels great on a chilly evening. But I like them all year round 🙂 These are a decent paleo substitute. I’m not going to pretend they’re a direct replacement, but they’re another decent week-night dinner that the fella can … Continue reading

Tomato and chilli chicken with sweet potato wedges

This was a quick throw-whatever-is-available together dinner, and it turned out to be pretty tasty! Made with leftover roast chicken it was an inexpensive mid-week treat. Ingredients: 1 large sweet potato Chopped roast chicken (about the same amount as 2 chicken breasts chopped) 2 small (1 medium/large) red onions chopped 1 carton of passata Chilli … Continue reading

Sweet potato salad

Potato salad is one of my favourite things, so I wanted to find a replacement, and it turns out that sweet potatoes in for white ones are perfect. I thought the sweetness wouldn’t work, but the sharpness of the shallots and chives work well. Ingredients: 1 medium sweet potato – cubed and roasted in olive … Continue reading