Filipino Spicy Sweet Potato Shoots, Tomato, Onion Salad

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 0 mins

This is just my version of the sweet potato shoots (talbos ng kamote) salad that is usually paired with rice and fried fish or pork.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine tomatoes, red onions, lemon/lime juice, zest, garlic, chili pepper, fish sauce, salt, and pepper. Toss together. Allow it to marinate for 5-10 minutes.
  2. Combine the tomato and onion mixture with the blanched sweet potato shoots. Toss together. Adjust salt & seasoning to taste.
  3. Drizzle with oil.
  4. Serve with white rice and fried fish or pork.

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