Unique Spicy-Sweet Mashed Potato with Cilantro and Lemon

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Nov. 05, 2014

A simple sweet Potato recipe, sweet because of the spices and spicy due to the herbs added.


Please refer to video for ingredients.



Clean and give a cut in the sweet potato/yam, wrap it up and microwave it for 5 minutes.

Peel and mash the sweet potato.

Drizzle it with olive oil, lemon juice. Add salt, cracked pepper, fresh ginger, and lemon zest and mix well.

Add scallions, cilantro, garlic, chopped onion, and pepper flakes or chopped peppers..


Top with more cilantro scallion and serve.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Very Easy
Cook Time: 5 Minutes
Ready In: 5 Minutes
Servings: 4