21 Ways with Sweet Potatoes

Thanksgiving is all about indulging, so treat your guests to two types of potatoes this holiday. Serve 'em mashed, baked, stuffed or worked into a soup or bread.

Part of: Thanksgiving: Side Dishes

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Skillet Sweet Potatoes

"I normally like my sweet potatoes crispy (as in fries), but this recipe changed my mind. These are flavorful and make for a great side."

-LifeIsGood

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Mashed Sweet Potatoes

"Trust that the potatoes will eventually soften. After they slowly cooked, they mashed with ease. I added nutmeg and cinnamon."

-ITRIEDIT

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Candied Sweet Potatoes

"Everyone loved these. I think using fresh sweet potatoes is key in the way these taste. I doubled the sauce and sprinkled with pecans."

-Chef #603251

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Sweet Potato Fries

"I really liked these! I used some corn-starch, which helped make them crispy. This is a really nice way to prepare sweet potatoes."

-Mama Wendy

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Sweet Potato Soup

"This is an excellent soup. It has the perfect balance of sweet and spicy, with the full flavors of the sweet potatoes."

-jbb

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Sweet Potato Bread

"This is a nice change of pace from banana and pumpkin breads. I cut the sugar a little and it was still plenty sweet."

-worldmom12

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Honey-Roasted Sweet Potatoes

"These are nicely sweet but not overly so. I did use the optional cinnamon, and I recommend using it. Nutmeg might be nice, too."

-*Parsley*

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Baked Sweet Potato Chips

"These are so addictive! I used a mandoline to slice them thin, used a mister for the olive oil and added just a little salt to them."

-Marg (CaymanDesigns)

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Kim's Sweet Potato Casserole

"I was never a big fan of sweet potatoes, but this recipe fixed that. I used all pecans and I used a little more butter in the topping."

-Dr.JenLeddy

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Cheese-Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

"Yummy! Goat cheese and sweet potatoes were meant for each other. I used all ricotta and it was quite cheesy and flavorful."

-Maito

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Old-Fashioned Yams or Sweet Potatoes

"These were really good! It was so easy to prepare, yet fancy enough to serve to company."

-ashlynn08

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Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes

"I never thought I would enjoy cheese with sweet potatoes, but this was outrageously delicious. It's going into our regular recipe rotation."

-Bluemonkey

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Grilled Sweet Potatoes

"This is a great side! I served these with a creamed horseradish sauce for dipping, which adds a tang."

-Jill in LSL

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Sweet Potato Spread

"This was a very different but great dip. It's easy and so healthy. All the flavors really go well together. We ate it with pita chips."

-*Bellinda*

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Parmesan-Roasted Sweet Potato Skins

"We really enjoyed the rosemary-and-Parmesan combo on these. I like that these are healthier than regular potato skins."

-Debbwl

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Sweet Potato Casserole

"This was awesome. The topping makes it exceptional."

-Chef #465659

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Sweet Potato Gratin

"This melts in your mouth, and the combination with the cinnamon is outstanding. The pepper adds another tasty flavor."

-Thorsten

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Sweet Potato Patties

"These patties made for a special treat. I liked the combo of brown rice and sweet potato. These are certainly something I'll make again."

-Sydney Mike

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Sweet Potato Casserole with Marshmallows

"I put all the ingredients (except marshmallows) in my food processor in order to have a smooth consistency. It was delicious!"

-Gwanny Hill

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Sweet Potato Pie

"This turned out great! I added brown sugar, nutmeg and cinnamon, just for taste preferences. This will be the pie I bring to the holidays."

-Robyn's Kitchen

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Caramelized Sweet Potatoes

"I cooked this in a covered cast-iron skillet and the onions caramelized along with the lightly glazed potatoes. They were a real hit."

-PaulaG

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