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Sweetpotato Recipes

Sweetpotato Bread Pudding

Recipe Developed by Tessa Nguyen, RD, LDN in Partnership with NCSPC Revamped bread pudding with bites of sweetpotato and hints of dark chocolate chips make for a custardy, light dessert that’s budget-wise and slow-cooker friendly. Ingredients      6 cups stale bread, cut into 2” pieces 2 cups sweetpotatoes, cut into 1/2” pieces 1/2 cup dark chocolate chips 6 eggs 1 1/2 cups milk 1/2 cup packed light brown sugar 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon Instructions Spray your slow cooker…

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Scrumptious Sweetpotato Cheesecake

Sweetpotato Cheesecake – The Perfect Dessert! Yumm!!! This week’s recipe puts a new spin on a great American flavor classic. We all love a traditional cheesecake…right? And we also love our delicious sweetpotatoes…right? Isn’t it about time that we put the two together? Well, of course it is. The creamy sweetness of our sassy orange friends is the perfect compliment to a decadent treat like cheesecake. Contrary to what you might think, your cheesecake will still end up…

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Fit for a King

The sweetpotato truly is food royalty. No other food come close to packing so many nutritional benefits into such a tasty package. Sweetpotatoes are rich in beta carotene, an essential antioxidant. Plus, they deliver vitamin C and folate which can help reduce the risk of heart disease. On top of all those wonderful benefits, sweetpotatoes are also low on the glycemic index and glycemic load charts. Sweetpotatoes truly are the Duke of Dinner, the Prince of the Plate and the…

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