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3 Clever Ways to Use Leftover Sweet Taters

If ya’ll are anything like us, we’re all about leftovers and using them in creative ways. Because who really wants to be cooking tons of separate meals each week with all new ingredients? Let’s make our lives a little easier. And guess what? Leftover sweet taters can be used in so many delicious ways! Keep these 3 delicious recipe ideas in mind the next time you have leftover sweetpotatoes on hand: Sweetpotato Black Bean Quesadillas – …

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Sweet Swaps for Easter: 4 Recipes to Bring to the Table

There’s something so special about getting together with family and friends for Easter – whether it’s a casual brunch or a more formal Easter meal. After a long winter, everyone sure is ready to enjoy a few bright dishes and we’ve got some delicious sweet tater ones for you! Loaded Breakfast Sweetpotatoes For those who need a little extra push to get out of bed, check out these quick and easy breakfast sweet taters by KJ…

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We’re Sweet on Smashed: 3 Delicious Smashed Sweetpotato Recipes

You know us, we love sweet taters in all forms but recently we’ve been cozying up to the idea of smashed sweet taters this winter. That’s right, they’re simple and oh so crispy. Here’s 3 of our favorite recipes: Garlic Butter Smashed Sweetpotatoes with Parmesan Cheese – Crispy and buttery on the outside and sweet and soft on the inside, these may be the best smashed sweetpotatoes of your life. Snag this smashed recipe from Café…

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A Fresh Start with Sweetpotatoes

The holiday season is officially over, y’all! While some may have the post-holiday blues, others are breathing a heavy sigh of relief. No matter which you are, we can all agree that the new year means fresh beginnings and time to get things back on track. Don’t get us wrong, you won’t see us turning down a piece of chocolate here and there. We know the key to health is all about moderation because we believe nutritious can also be…

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Be Sweet for World Kindness Day

Did y’all know that November 13th is World Kindness Day? We’re all about it down here in North Carolina because who couldn’t stand to a little sweeter. We think there’s no better way to celebrate than creating some simple, sweet tater recipes for your friends and family. Whether it’s dropping off dinner for your neighbors or bringing in a surprise treat for your coworkers, our sweetpotato recipes are a delicious and nutritious way to show everyone a little…

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Getting’ Ready for Football Season with Sweet Taters

Okay y’all – it’s finally here – football season! Whether you’re a lover of college, professional or even your local high school team, there’s just something special about this time of year. And we couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate than by adding sweetpotatoes to every football party snack! From chili to nachos to gameday appetizers, sweet taters will satisfy the whole crowd while they cheer on their favorite team. Take a look at some of our favorite…

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Celebrate the Fiesta de Camotes this September!

There’s no better to celebrate the start of a new month (and almost new season) than with sweetpotatoes! This September, the North Carolina SweetPotato Commission is excited to announce Fiesta de Camotes, or Celebrating Sweetpotatoes, highlighting Hispanic restaurants and bakeries throughout North Carolina featuring sweetpotatoes in a special dish, and is just in time for National Hispanic Heritage Month. Take a look at some of the recipes these chefs are cooking up, and find them all…

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4 Sweet Tater Sandwiches for National Sandwich Month

Summer is comin’ to a close soon, but National Sandwich Month is still something to look forward to in August. And do we ever. That’s cause the meatiness of our sweetpotatoes belong in a sandwich, whether it’s being used as a filling or as the “bread.” So take a look at some of our all-time favorites. Caution: you just may want to grab a sandwich yourself, because these are going to make you hungry. Trust us. Grilled Sweetpotato and…

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Get Grillin’ this Fourth of July with Sweetpotatoes!

It’s finally here y’all, everyone’s favorite summertime holiday: the Fourth of July! So that means hot dogs, fresh watermelon and grilled everything. You know we just love grilled sweetpotatoes, and we’ve rounded up some of our absolute favorites for your outdoor barbecue tomorrow! Grilled Sweetpotato Salad with Hot Bacon Dressing, Blue Cheese and Pecans This grilled salad blows your boring ol’ sweetpotato salad out of the water! With tangy blue cheese and crunchy pecans, your taste…

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Stay Healthy with Sweetpotato Bowls!

Now that the warm weather is here, we want delicious options that won’t weigh us down and just makes us feel good. Well folks, have no fear, sweetpotato bowls are here! From adding quinoa to avocados to salmon, we think there’s a bowl for everyone. Tahini Grilled Avocado, Cauliflower and Sweetpotato Power Bowl Whether you need an option for a #MeatlessMonday or just want a yummy lunch to ‘power’ you through the day, this bowl is…

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