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29 Sweet Potato Recipes

The lowly sweet potato is a nutrient dense food that’s surprisingly versatile as well as economical to add to your menu. Sweet potatoes are a great accompaniment to any meal, and they’re a great addition to a holiday table. In fact, sweet potatoes are requested by certain members of our household for all of the major holiday meals.

Because we believe that sweet potatoes are so important, we’ve collected all of these recipes for sweet potatoes to offer you some new ideas to add to your holiday table, or just to your dinner table.

Whipped Sweet Potatoes

A bowl of vibrant orange mashed sweet potatoes topped with two pats of butter and sprinkled with cinnamon.

Whipped sweet potatoes are simple to make and so delicious. A great holiday side dish that can be made sweet or savory.

Air Fryer Sweet Potato Casserole Stacks

Stacked slices of sweet potatoes are covered with a crumb topping and plated.

This sliced yam casserole is a breeze and it tastes so good. The thin sliced sweet potatoes are so quick to prepare in the air fryer, making them a great side any day of the week and through the holiday season.

Twice Baked Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan Topping

Sweet potato skins are stuffed with sweet potato filling and topped with pecan topping and sprinkled with powdered sugar.

This twice baked sweet potato casserole pairs well with just about everything! These individual sweet potato casseroles are a great side dish for a pot luck or any family holiday dinner.

Sweet Potato Casserole with Marshmallows and Pecans

A casserole of mashed sweet potatoes with marshmallows and pecans on top.

Sweet Potato Casserole with Marshmallows and Pecans is a Thanksgiving dinner classic. It’s creamy, perfectly spiced, and topped with both marshmallows and pecans.

Stuffed Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan Topping

Four sweet potato halves with pecans and oat topping on them.

If you’re expecting fewer people at your dinner table or are not able to travel, this scaled-down version of sweet potato casserole delivers all the traditional holiday flavors you love. Preparing small batch portions for your smaller gatherings is not only easier but helps to keep leftovers and waste to a minimum.

Mashed White Sweet Potatoes with Honey Chipotle Butter

mashed pale orange sweet potatoes topped with finely chopped chives.

Instead of regular old mashed potatoes for the holidays try these mashed white sweet potatoes kicked up with chipotle honey butter.

Hasselback Sweet Potatoes with Pumpkin Seed Pesto Butter

A hasselback sweet potato, a sweet potato sliced partially in slices is fanned open exposing the orange flesh inside.  It is topped with green pumpkin seed pesto butter.

Hasselback Sweet Potatoes with Pumpkin Seed Pesto Butter is easier than you think! These are perfect for all those ‘no marshmallows, please’ Thanksgiving revelers.

Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Apples and Cranberries

Sliced sweet potatoes, sliced apples, and cranberries roasted together in a casserole dish.

Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Apples bake up tender and sweet in this delicious casserole flavored with maple syrup Add some cranberries for a pop of color and some tart flavors.

Whipped Sweet Potatoes

A bowl filled with whipped, orange sweet potato flesh and topped with chopped parsley.

Smooth and creamy, these easy whipped sweet potatoes are a delicious vegetable side that’s perfect for an easy weeknight meal but they won’t be out of place on your Thanksgiving table either. Buttery and creamy, sweet potatoes just got delicious!

Pineapple Sweet Potatoes

Pineapple Sweet Potatoes topped with browned marshmallows.

Pineapple Sweet Potatoes are a simple and delicious side dish which starts with canned sweet potatoes. It’s very simple to put together and have on the table in record time.

Herb Roasted Sliced Potatoes

Sliced sweet potatoes and sliced russet potatoes are roasted and mixed with herbs.

These perfectly roasted sliced potatoes are the best side dish. Thick sliced sweet and russet potatoes are doused in olive oil and fresh herbs and roasted in the oven. These tasty potatoes are both vegan and gluten free and the best side dish!

Maple Pecan Sweet Potatoes

A casserole filled with mashed sweet potatoes and topped with chopped pecans.

These Maple Pecan Sweet Potatoes are to die for and a cinch to put together. Sweetened with maple syrup and topped with brown sugar and pecans.

Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Maple Butter

Cubed Sweet Potatoes are coated in butter making them shiny orange.  Cinnamon is visible on the surface of the potatoes.

These easy roasted sweet potatoes are tossed in maple cinnamon butter and cooked until caramelized and tender.

Instant Pot Sweet Potatoes

Instant Pot Sweet Potatoes--halved sweet potatoes that have been steamed in the pressure cooker.

Instant Pot Sweet Potatoes have become one of our favorite ways to prepare sweet potatoes whether we’re serving them plain or adding them to recipes. The prepared sweet potatoes slip easily out of their skins and can be served with only butter, and occasionally brown sugar and cinnamon, mashed into their flesh, but the possibilities are endless.

Healthy Mashed Sweet Potatoes

A bowl of mashed sweet potatoes topped with a pat of melting butter and a sprig of fresh herbs.

These Healthy Mashed Sweet Potatoes are filled with perfectly cooked sweet potatoes, tender butternut squash, butter, and a hint of sweet maple syrup. Healthier than regular mashed potatoes and low in carbs, enjoy these silky smooth mashed sweet potatoes with lunch, dinner, or as an easy vegetarian and gluten-free holiday side dish.

Cinnamon Honey Glazed Sweet Potatoes

A square glass pan that's filled with cubes of sweet potatoes that are crispy and coated with cinnamon.

These Cinnamon Honey Glazed Sweet Potatoes could not be any easier and they taste delicious! Small bites of deliciousness that will compliment all of your other Thanksgiving flavors.

Gluten Free Sweet Potato Casserole

A thin square of sweet potato casserole topped with a crumbly topping and pecans.

This gluten-free sweet potato casserole has a sugared pecan topping that is absolutely addicting! It is pretty simple to make and so filling. It’s sure to become a family and especially, a Thanksgiving dinner favorite.

Sweet Potato Casserole with Canned Yams and Pecans

A spoon scooping a scoop of sweet potato casserole topped with gooey, browned marshmallows and chopped pecans.

This sweet potato casserole is made with canned yams and topped with roasted marshmallows and pecans for a flavorful classic side dish.

The Best Easy Brown Sugar Sweet Potato Casserole

A round dish filled with browned topped sweet potato casserole.

This decadent, buttery brown sugar sweet potato casserole could almost be dessert.

Streusel Topped Sweet Potato Casserole

This streusel topped sweet potato casserole is rich, creamy, and delicious. It's like having dessert with dinner.

This recipe is for a sweet potato casserole that is so sweet and delicious that it’s almost like eating dessert.

Baked Sweet Potato Slices with Harissa Honey Glaze

Sliced sweet potatoes coated in a shiny glaze and sprinkled with fresh herbs.

These Baked Sweet Potato Slices are tender and creamy, and caramelized with a harissa honey glaze. This is the perfect quick and easy side dish!

Whipped Sweet Potatoes

Two small bowls filled with whipped sweet potatoes and topped with a celery leaves.

For the fluffiest whipped sweet potatoes, try this easy recipe. It’s rich & creamy with hints of nutmeg & vanilla for perfectly spiced sweet potatoes.

Sweet Potato Souffle

A pan filled with mashed sweet potatoes and topped with a crunchy streusel.

This sweet potato souffle is made from creamy mashed sweet potatoes topped with a buttery brown sugar streusel. This holiday side dish will be met with rave reviews.

Healthy Low Carb Keto Sweet Potato Casserole

A pecan filled topping is over an orange colored creamy base.

This keto sweet potato casserole recipe is actually a butternut squash cauliflower casserole, but tastes like it’s really made from sweet potatoes! Making healthy low carb sweet potato casserole is quick and easy.

Maple Sweet Potato Rounds with President Brie and Walnuts

Slices of sweet potatoes topped with brie and maple glazed walnuts.

This Thanksgiving appetizer hits all the fall flavors in one delicious bite! Cinnamon spiced sweet potatoes topped with melted Président® brie cheese finished with maple glazed walnuts.

Instant Pot Mashed Sweet Potatoes

A bowl of bright orange mashed potatoes, topped with a pat of butter that's melting into rivers on top of the potatoes.

This Instant Pot Mashed Sweet Potatoes recipe is an easy and quick side dish that is filling and full of nutrients. It’s a good variation from the classical potatoes mash, and goes well with any meal!

Hasselback Sweet Potatoes

A hasselback potato topped with fresh herbs.

These hasselback sweet potatoes are simple to prepare with only three ingredients, and they’re delicious, too.

Dairy Free Scalloped Sweet Potatoes with Candied Pecans

A round casserole dish filled with thinly sliced sweet potatoes, leeks, and topped with nuts.

You won’t believe it’s not butter…or any dairy for that matter! These healthy scalloped sweet potatoes are the perfect holiday side dish that everyone can enjoy!

Five Ingredient Maple Sweet Potato Casserole

A rectangular casserole dish filled with sweet potatoes and topped with miniature marshmallows.

This 5-Ingredient Maple Sweet Potato Casserole maximizes the caramel and vanilla flavors of maple syrup and the natural sweetness of the potatoes to bring bold taste with just a few ingredients!

A collage of 6 photos of the different sweet potato recipes included in this post.  On the bottom of the collage is a banner which reads "A collection of Sweet Potato Recipes."

What did you think of our collection of sweet potato recipes? Will you be trying one of these recipes for your holiday dinner? Let us know by leaving a comment below.

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