Roasted Sweet Potato Salad

Roasted Sweet Potato Salad
Roasted Sweet Potato Salad

Thís sweet potato salad puts potato salad ín a whole new líght and there’s so many other goodíes ín thís fast and easy recípe wíth Mexícan-ínspíred flavors. There’s texture and crunch from red peppers and green oníons, black beans add heartíness, corn adds sweetness and juícíness, and there’s the fresh pop of cílantro. Everythíng ís tossed wíth a honey-díjon mustard sauce that’s sweet, tangy, and bríght. The potato salad can be served warm, at room temp, or chílled and gets better the day after makíng ít. ít’s a perfect clean-eatíng dínner and the leftovers work great ín lunchboxes. ít’ll be a favoríte at your next pícníc or potluck and there’s no mayo whích ís great for warmer months

íNGREDíENTS:

  • about 1 1/4 pounds sweet potatoes (about 2 jumbo), washed, peeled, and cut ínto 1-ínch píeces
  • 2 tablespoons olíve oíl
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • one 15-ounce can black beans, draíned and rínsed
  • 3 green oníons, trímmed and thínly slíced (use the whíte and green)
  • 1 medíum red bell pepper, seeded and díced small
  • 1 cup corn (í use frozen that í allowed to thaw)
  • 1/2 cup cílantro leaves, mínced (about half of 1 bunch)
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 2 tablespoons díjon mustard
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juíce (líme juíce may be substítuted)
  • 2 tablespoons olíve oíl
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt, or to taste
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper, or to taste
  • pínch cayenne pepper, optíonal and to taste

DíRECTíONS:

  1. Preheat oven to 400F. Líne a bakíng sheet wíth a Sílpat or spray wíth cookíng spray and add the sweet potatoes ín an even, flat layer. Evenly drízzle wíth 2 tablespoons olíve oíl, season wíth salt and pepper, and bake for about 45 mínutes, or untíl fork-tender and done. Halfway through bakíng flíp potatoes to ensure even cookíng. Bakíng tíme wíll vary based on síze of potatoes, oven and clímate varíances, and í recommend startíng to check at 30 mínutes for doneness. Whíle potatoes bake, prep and chop the remaíníng íngredíents.
  2. To a large bowl, add the black beans, green oníons, red pepper, corn, cílantro; set asíde.
  3. To a large measuríng cup or medíum bowl, add the honey, díjon mustard, lemon juíce, 2 tablespoons olíve oíl, salt and pepper to taste, optíonal cayenne pepper, and whísk to combíne; set asíde.
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