Maple-Roasted Sweet Potatoes

 

Maple Roasted Sweet PotatoesIngredients

  • 2 lbs. small sweet potatoes, peeled and cut lengthwise into 1 inch wedges
  • 1 tbsp. vegetable oil, Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 tbsp. pure maple syrup
  • 1/2 tsp. finely grated lemon zest, sea salt and freshly grounded nutmeg, to taste, for serving

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 425 degrees. Toss the sweet potatoes on a large, foil-lined rimmed baking sheet with the oil; season to taste, with salt and pepper. Roast the potatoes for 20 minutes.
  2. Remove the pan from the oven and toss the potatoes with the syrup.
  3. Back in the oven, roast, tossing twice, until the potatoes are beginning to brown and are tender, about 15 minutes more. To serve, sprinkle warm potatoes with freshly grated lemon zest, sea salt, and nutmeg to taste.
This recipe can be part of a well balanced food plan. Any alterations made during preparation are at the discretion of the chef and are not included in the nutritional analysis provided, nor supported by the BestHealth team.