Salt Roasted Sweet Potatoes recipe made with mini sweet potatoes

Salt Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Learn how to cook sweet potatoes with Tasteful Selection's sweet potato recipes. These salt roasted sweet potatoes are a savory spin on the classic sweet potato.
Recipe Courtesy of: Chef Joey Elenterio, Founder of French Fries & Caviar Culinary & Beverage Consulting
Prep15 minutes
Cook1 hour 20 minutes
Total Time1 hour 35 minutes
Course Side Dish
Variety Fav(s) Mini Sweet Potatoes, Petite Sweet Potatoes
Cook Type Oven
Dish Type Comfort, Healthy
Season Fall


  • 32 oz. Tasteful Selections® sweet potatoes
  • Kosher salt
  • Coarse ground black pepper
  • 2 oz. soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp. ketchup
  • ½ oz. apple cider vinegar
  • ¼ tsp. onion powder
  • 2 tbsp. butter
  • 1 bunch green onions
  • 1 green bell pepper
  • ½ c. roasted peanuts


  • Preheat oven to 350-degrees. Roast sweet potatoes on a bed of kosher salt for 80 minutes.
  • While the sweet potatoes are roasting, mince green bell peppers and slice the green onions. Heat the soy sauce, ketchup, apple cider vinegar, garlic powder, onion powder and butter to a boil.
  • When the sweet potatoes are ready, brush off salt from the bottom and lay on a plate and gently smash. Pour the sauce mixture over potatoes and cover with peanuts, bell peppers, green onions and black pepper.