Sweet potato recipes
If you want a vegetable that tastes like a treat and is full of vitamins, sweet potatoes are the answer. We have bags of sweet potato recipes - from soups to fries to curries - that make great sides as well as main courses. Dress it up in Nigella's Butternut and sweet potato vegan curry, or keep it real and bake a sweet potato for an easy midweek dinner.
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Sweet potatoes can be cooked in similar ways to the potato but cook much more quickly. They are also prone to burning because of the sugar content.
How to bake a sweet potato: Preheat the oven to 200C/180C Fan/Gas 6 and place a sheet of kitchen foil on the middle shelf. Rub the sweet potato all over with half a teaspoon of the olive oil and some salt. Pierce the skin several times with a sharp knife and place directly onto the top shelf of the oven and bake for 1 hour.