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How to Cut Sweetpotatoes

Matchsticks, cubes, wedges, planks and more! Sweetpotatoes are versatile and delicious in every way, shape and form! Not sure how to cut sweetpotatoes? You’re not alone! A recent consumer research survey showed that 20% of young adults don’t feel that sweetpotatoes are easy to cook. To help conquer the sweet tater trepidation, The North Carolina SweetPotato Commission partnered with Jeanine Donofrio of the blog Love & Lemons to show you how to cut sweetpotatoes! You may have found that larger sweetpotatoes can prove difficult to cut. We recommend using a large knife and gently apply your weight forward to thrust the knife through the sweetpotato. To avoid browning, rinse the flesh with cold water. Watch our video below featuring Jeanine to learn how to cut sweetpotatoes into matchsticks, cubes and wedges.

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How to Cut Sweetpotatoes Video Tutorial