Tag Archives: sweet potatoes

Oven Baked Sweet Potato Halves With Cinnamon

The first time I brought home sweet potatoes, and ecstatically showed them to my boyfriend, his comment was: “Oh, my grandpa used to feed those to the pigs!” Uhm, well, I guess that’s what they do here in Germany. Sweet potatoes are not generally eaten by humans, they’re animal food. Those are some lucky animals, eh?!

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The July Salad: Coconut Sweet Potato Salad

This month’s salad may come as a bit of surprise. It would be logical to have a salad featuring seasonal berries, a salad that is light and according to the temperature. I wanted to do things a little differently for my “A Year of Salads” Category this month, though, and opted for a filling, satisfying salad that can easily be swapped out for a whole meal. No berries, no fruits, just simple, down-to-earth ingredients, that will fool you into thinking you’re not even eating a salad bowl, but a really huge lovely bowl of roasted goodness.

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Sweet Potato Casserole With Feta And Cranberries

Good evening, everyone, and please pay attention. I have made the ULTIMATE sweet potato dish. My mom showed me a recipe last week, figuring that I would be the most likely of our family to try it out (at least that’s what I suspect the reason for her showing it to me was)…and I gotta say, it surprised me!

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Baked Rosemary Potato Wedges And Cinnamon Sweet Potato Fries

Coming home from teaching class last night, I was exceptionally hungry. Why? Well, I only had a very quick slice of bread before I left, and, the second class I taught was all about ordering food, talking about favorite foods, exotic food, seasoning etc. I am so glad that I have been writing on this blog, otherwise my vocab really wouldn’t have been up to answering all the questions my students had!

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