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Jan's Chipotle Roasted Sweet Potatoes Recipe
  • READY IN 40 mins

Jan's Chipotle Roasted Sweet Potatoes

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"Quick and easy way to jazz-up sweet potatoes. Great blend of sweet, salty, spicy, and a flash of heat. Great with pork roast, ribs, ham, or your favorite BBQ."

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Original recipe makes 6 servings Change Servings
  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    30 mins

    40 mins


  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C). Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. Toss sweet potatoes and butter together in a large bowl.
  3. Whisk brown sugar, onion powder, garlic powder, chipotle chile powder, salt, and black pepper together in a small bowl; sprinkle over sweet potatoes and toss to coat. Pour potatoes in a single layer onto the prepared baking sheet.
  4. Roast in the preheated oven until potatoes are tender, 30 to 45 minutes.
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  • Cook's Note:
  • Use 2 tablespoons chipotle chile powder and 4 tablespoons brown sugar for a spicier version of this dish.

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Jan 16, 2014

I used olive oil (1 TBSP) instead if butter. Wanting to cut some if the fat from the recipe. Overall, the fam loved it !

Jan 07, 2014

Made this for recipe group and it is a keeper for sure!!! The description said it all. Sweet, salty, spicy, and a flash of heat. I had to cut down just a tad on the chipotle as I have a heat wimp in the house. Will be making these again soon! Thanks Wfdm!


24 Ratings

Dec 26, 2014

Very nice change from the usual sweet potatoes. I served these at our Tex Mex Christmas feast and they were a perfect complimet to fajitas and tacos while maintaining a holiday tradition of sweet potatoes on the table. Thanks for sharing the recipe What's For Dinner Mom!

Feb 14, 2014

I estimated amounts of each spice,as I tested the recipe on a half of a potato for me (single serving), but kept the proportions of the original recipe. Rather than quartering, I sliced lengthwise into french fry like sizes. Used olive oil, and forgot I had chipotle powder and subbed chili powder - but the combination of sweet, salty and spicy was amazing. This goes on my repeat list, will definitely impress guests as well.

Mar 17, 2014

Loved this recipe....the sweet and spice went together nicely! Will definitely make this again, and soon! Thanks, Jan!

Jul 25, 2014

Recipe group weekly selection. We loved them! My son really loved them! Said I didn't make enough, I did half the recipe, next time I'll make more.

Jan 10, 2014

Recipe Group Selection: 04, January 2014 ~ Super yummy and delicious with a touch of heat! Exactly the way I like baked sweet potatoes. I made it as written only cutting back for 1 large sweet potato. My taste buds loved the mixture of the sweet-heat as this potato was going down. Even my sweet potato disliking hubby tried it as I was raving with each bite. Guess what? He liked the skinny pieces. Said "there is too much sweet potato in the thicker pieces". Maybe I will be able to convert him yet, if I cut the pieces thin! Thanks, Jan for sharing your recipe. I have one more sweet potato to make this again, next week. Guess I might have to share!

Jan 07, 2014

I made these for recipe group and we really enjoyed them. It's a nice flavor blend and I wouldn't want to change the ratio other than maybe a little less sugar. I only used 1/4 of the seasoning and it could take more so I'll try 1/2 the next time. We don't like to hide the natural sweet potato flavor too much so I was being conservative, just knowing our preference. I also think the full amount would not work for us because it would be too hot for me.


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  • Calories
  • 364 kcal
  • 18%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 65.9 g
  • 21%
  • Cholesterol
  • 25 mg
  • 8%
  • Fat
  • 9.8 g
  • 15%
  • Fiber
  • 8.8 g
  • 35%
  • Protein
  • 4.9 g
  • 10%
  • Sodium
  • 809 mg
  • 32%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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