Honey Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Honey roasted sweet potatoes make a delicious side dish. In my house, we eat a lot of grilled chicken and these sweet potatoes pair really well with most grilled chicken dishes. They are also easy to make and can be prepared ahead of time, and then you just pop them in the oven about 30 minutes before its time to eat. 

As well as being easy and delicious, sweet potatoes are an extremely healthy, vitamin packed food. They contain many vitamins including Vitamin C and Vitamin A. Also, one of the best things about this side dish is that most kids will love it! The honey and and cinnamon make the already sweet tasting sweet potatoes even better! The salt and pepper balance out the sweetness of this dish perfectly!

The recipe for these honey roasted sweet potatoes is very simple, and requires minimal time preparing. Additionally, most of the ingredients for this recipe, you probably have in your house already!

Honey Roasted Sweet Potatoes Recipe

Ingredients

5 Medium Sweet Potatoes

3-4 Tablespoons Honey

1/4 Cup Olive Oil

2 teaspoons cinnamon

Salt and Pepper to Taste

Directions

Preheat oven to 400 degrees

Spray baking sheet with non-stick cooking spray

Peel and cube sweet potatoes

5 Medium sweet potatoes
Sweet Potatoes before peeling and cubing

Place cubed sweet potatoes in a large, sealable plastic bag

cubed sweet potatoes in a large ziploc bag
Cubed potatoes in sealed bag

Add olive oil, honey, and cinnamon to the bag and shake bag until potatoes are even covered in the cinnamon mixture

Spread cinnamon potatoes on the greased baking sheet and sprinkle with salt and pepper to taste

honey cinnamon sweet potatoes on a baking sheet
Honey cinnamon sweet potatoes before baking

Place sweet potatoes in preheated oven for about 30 minutes

Enjoy!

Honey roasted sweet potatoes
Honey roasted sweet potatoes – yum!

This is the perfect weeknight dish to serve to your family. I know that my kids absolutely love sweet potatoes, but when I make them with a little bit of honey and cinnamon, they just devour them!

Yield: 5

Honey Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Honey roasted sweet potatoes

Honey roasted sweet potatoes make the perfect side dish! They are easy, healthy and even kids will love them!

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes

Ingredients

  • 5 Medium Sweet Potatoes
  • 3-4 Tablespoons Honey
  • 1/4 Cup Olive Oil
  • 2 teaspoons Cinnamon
  • Salt and Pepper to taste

Instructions

Preheat Oven to 400

Peel and cube sweet potatoes

Place cubed sweet potatoes in a large, sealable plastic bag

Add honey, olive oil, and cinnamon to potatoes and shake until potatoes are evenly coated

Spread sweet potatoes on a greased baking sheet

Add salt and pepper to taste

Bake in preheated oven for about 30 minutes

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

5

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 264Total Fat: 11gSaturated Fat: 2gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 9gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 101mgCarbohydrates: 42gFiber: 4gSugar: 23gProtein: 2g

The nutrition information is a product of online calculators. I try to provide true and accurate information, but these numbers are estimates

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  1. Can’t wait to try this! It looks delicious! Thanks!

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