There are so many recipe options for sweet potatoes from healthy soups and stews to breads and salads. Don't forget the old favourites like sweet potato chips and served mashed.
Roasted tasty sweet potatoes or kumara make a great addition to any meal. Very easy and a change from regular potatoes!
An outstanding source of beta-carotene, orange-fleshed sweet potatoes also have some vitamin C and B vitamins. All sweet potatoes offer dietary fibre.
Black beans and sweet potatoes are spiced with chillies, cumin and garlic, then grilled for a great vegetarian main or burger. They can also be fried. These black beans are not the Asian black beans in sauce but the Latin American-style black beans.
This curry is light, colourful and easy to make. You can also make it vegan if you substitute tofu for the paneer cheese.
Sweet potatoes on a pizza? It sounds weird but it tastes great. The pizza sauce is based on curried lentils.
This was my mothers recipe for pumpkin scones but I have changed the pumpkin to sweet potato because I had no pumpkin. I found that they were delicious and my family and friends loved them.
This salad is so hearty it can be served as a light main. It has a really nice combination of roasted sweet potato, rocket, roasted red capsicum, olives and fetta. Dress with balsamic vinegar and olive oil.
A great casserole for winter using winter vegetables like sweet potato. Barley and leeks make it especially warming.
This is a tasty soup of dhal and sweet potatoes. Adjust the seasoning as you like with the chillies and garnish with your choice of fresh coriander or spring onions.
This is basically a pumpkin soup with a chicken stock base but the addition of sweet potatoes adds a little more flavour and colour.