The sweet potato is an essential flavor of winter. Get delicious ideas for soups, sides, and dessert.
Served in demitasse cups, this sophisticated little soup makes an easy-to-handle big-party hors d'oeuvre. For a purely vegetarian soup, garnish with chopped chives.
Recipe: Sweet Potato Soup with Prosciutto Crisps
This simple recipe highlights the sweet potato's bright flavor with hits of orange and ginger.
Recipe: Marmalade- and Ginger-glazed Sweet Potatoes
This prize-winning recipe from a Sunset reader is one of our absolute favorites, creamy and moist, with just the right amount of sweetness, this dessert will wow your guests.
Recipe: Roasted Sweet-Potato Cheesecake with Maple Cream
This spectacular main dish will impress discerning vegetarians and omnivores alike.
Recipe: Sweet-Potato Gnocchi with Mushrooms and Spinach
These latkes feature sweet potatoes, parsnips, and shallots making them ideal for Hanukkah celebrations. Gingered sour cream complements the latkes perfectly.
Recipe: Sweet Potato-Parsnip Latkes
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