80 Best Sweet Potato Recipes You Can Make for All Your Fall Meals

Breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert are covered with these dishes.

sweet potato recipes
Brian Woodcock

Sure, we could always go for a regular russet potato, but when it comes to sweet potatoes, the possibilities are truly endless. Don’t believe us? Just wait until you see these deliciously diverse sweet potato recipes, all of which prove that every fall dish can only get exponentially better with this festive flavor. Of course, we always love a classic sweet potato casserole or a warm and cozy sweet potato soup for a chilly evening—but why stop there? Think outside the box with sweet potato pizza crust, sweet potato enchiladas, sweet potato pancakes, sweet potato veggie burgers, and so much more—all guaranteed to wow everyone at the dinner table. Whether you're searching for a Thanksgiving side dish, breakfast plate, or a dinner idea, this list has you covered with picks for the whole family. You truly can’t go wrong with any of these satisfying meals, which feature the starch in both sweet and savory ways so you can get the best of both worlds. It doesn't matter if you're planning a holiday menu or just trying to decide on an easy dinner to whip up this week—you'll find a unique sweet potato recipe that's easy to make and unbelievably delicious too.

sweet potato recipes sweet potato casserole with homemade marshmallow
Dana Gallagher
Sweet Potato Casserole With Homemade Marshmallow

Although this dish screams Thanksgiving, you'll have no trouble serving it any time of the year. It's so delicious, we doubt your family will complain.

Get the recipe.

SHOP BAKING DISHES

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sweet potato recipes quiche
Recipe Runner
Spinach, Bacon, Cheese Quiche With Sweet Potato Crust

We're pretty sure even the pickiest eaters won't mind this sweet potato quiche recipe. The reason? It includes bacon and cheese, so you really can't go wrong.

Get the recipe at Recipe Runner.

SHOP SKILLETS

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sweet potato recipes pie bars
From My Bowl
Sweet Potato Pie Bars

Looking for a sweet (potato) treat for dessert? You've found it in these completely gluten-free pie bars topped with pecans and whipped cream.

Get the recipe at From My Bowl.

SHOP BAKING SHEETS

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sweet potato recipes maple chipotle instant pot
Fox and Briar
Instant Pot Maple Chipotle Mashed Sweet Potatoes

If you're like us, you'll use any excuse to break out the Instant Pot. That's why we love this autumn-ready sweet potato dish that uses sweet maple syrup and chipotle for a little bit of spice.

Get the recipe at Fox and Briar.

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sweet potato recipes hashbrown egg nests
Real Food Whole Life
Sweet Potato Hashbrown Egg Nests

Of course you can get your sweet potato fix during breakfast. Just whip up a batch of these adorable (and yummy!) egg nests.

Get the recipe at Real Food Whole Life.

SHOP MUFFIN TINS

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sweet potato recipes chili honey roasted
Killing Thyme
Chili and Honey Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Lime Juice

While you're probably used to topping your sweet potatoes with cinnamon, how about a little bit of a kick? This recipe brings the heat and the sweet with chili and honey.

Get the recipe at Killing Thyme.

SHOP BAKING SHEETS

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sweet potato recipes roasted
Brian Woodcock
Roasted Hasselback Sweet Potatoes

Maple syrup and fragrant thyme round out this sweet-and-savory dish. It's a fall masterpiece!

Get the recipe.

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creamy sweet potato gnocchi recipe
What Molly Made
Sweet Potato Gnocchi With Vegan Cream Sauce

With sweet potatoes on hand ready for the cooking, making gnocchi is a no-brainer. A thick sauce and spinach make this popular pasta dish even dreamier.

Get the recipe at What Molly Made.

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buffalo chicken stuffed sweet potatoes
Not Enough Cinnamon
Buffalo Chicken Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Shredded buffalo chicken on its own is enough to make anyone's mouth water, but when you add a sweet potato base too, prepare to fall head-over-tastebuds in love with this seasonal dish.

Get the recipe at Not Enough Cinnamon.

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sweet potato chickpea curry recipe
The Flavours of Kitchen
Sweet Potato Chickpea Curry

One of the many perks of this savory comfort food recipe? You can cook it in your Instant Pot.

Get the recipe at The Flavours of Kitchen.

SHOP INSTANT POTS

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spiralized sweet potato enchilada skillet recipe
Sweet Peas and Saffron
Spiralized Sweet Potato Enchilada Skillet

This low-carb enchilada calls for sweet potato noodles in place of stuffed tortillas.

Get the recipe at Sweet Peas and Saffron.

SHOP SPIRALIZERS

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sweet potato quinoa cake recipe
Haute and Healthy Living
Sweet Potato Quinoa Cakes

It's in your best interest to make multiple batches of this deceptively healthy snack, because your family won't be able to get enough.

Get the recipe at Haute and Healthy Living.

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vegan sweet potato pasta sauce
Bianca Zapatka
Vegan Sweet Potato Pasta Sauce

Ditch the Alfredo sauce and douse your favorite noodles in a healthier (and arguably more delicious) creamy coating.

Get the recipe at Bianca Zapatka.

SHOP BLENDERS

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sweet potato black bean quinoa bake recipe
Eat Yourself Skinny
Sweet Potato and Black Bean Quinoa Bake

Upgrade Taco Tuesday with a fall-friendly casserole, which packs such a flavorful punch that you'll be back for second helpings in no time.

Get the recipe at Eat Yourself Skinny.

SHOP BAKING DISHES

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sweet potato fritters recipe
Ciao Chow Bambina
Sweet Potato Fritters With Sriracha Mayo

Whether you make this for an after-school snack time or a dinner party appetizer, these sweet potato-infused bites aim to please, delicious dipping sauce and all.

Get the recipe at Ciao Chow Bambina.

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thai sweet potato carrot soup recipe
Cupful of Kale
Thai Sweet Potato Carrot Soup

As temps start to drop outside, heat things up in the kitchen and treat yourself to a hearty bowl of soup, complete with a Thai red curry paste for an extra kick.

Get the recipe at Cupful of Kale.

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sweet potato breakfast cookies recipe
Eating Bird Food
Sweet Potato Breakfast Cookies

Dessert for breakfast? Yes, please! If you're not sold yet, know that this batch boasts doses of healthy fats, fiber, and protein.

Get the recipe at Eating Bird Food.

SHOP LARGE MIXING BOWLS

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sweet potato pizza crust recipe
Sunkissed Kitchen
Sweet Potato Pizza Crust

Once you go the sweet potato pizza crust route, you may never want to go back—especially when the healthy pie's topped with your favorite veggies.

Get the recipe at Sunkissed Kitchen.

SHOP PIZZA CUTTERS

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warm chipotle lime sweet potato salad recipe
The Real Food Dietitians
Warm Chipotle Lime Sweet Potato Salad

It's healthy, hearty, and the best side dish imaginable for all your fall entrees.

Get the recipe at The Real Food Dietitians.

SHOP LARGE SKILLETS

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black bean sweet potato veggie burger recipe
Joy Food Sunshine
Black Bean Sweet Potato Veggie Burgers

You won't regret going meatless for your next burger night, thanks to this tasty plant-based alternative. Might we also recommend serving with sweet potato fries?

Get the recipe at Joy Food Sunshine.

SHOP BAKING SHEETS

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sweet potato taco recipe
Cooking Classy
Sweet Potato and Black Bean Tacos

You won't believe you haven't thought of pairing sweet potatoes with your favorite taco fillings before.

Get the recipe at Cooking Classy.

SHOP LARGE SKILLETS

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sweet potato turkey chili recipe
The Healthy Maven
Sweet Potato Turkey Chili

Few dishes are more quintessentially fall than chili, but take things up a notch with sweet potatoes to perfectly complement the turkey.

Get the recipe at The Healthy Maven.

SHOP STOCKPOTS

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sweet potato recipes sausage cheese balls
The Cookie Rookie
Sweet Potato Chorizo Sausage Cheese Balls

A spicy marmalade perfectly complements this finger food. The entire batch will be gone in no time.

Get the recipe at The Cookie Rookie.

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sweet potato recipes twice baked
Half Baked Harvest
Toasted Marshmallow Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes

Make sure you keep a close eye on these skins. This blogger notes they go from broiled to burned very quickly.

Get the recipe at Half Baked Harvest.

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sweet potato recipes salad
Cooking Classy
Moroccan Sweet Potato Salad

Upgrade your usual potato salad recipe with this side that calls for sliced almonds, dried cranberries, and fresh mint. It might just become your new favorite version.

Get the recipe at Cooking Classy.

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sweet potato recipes pancakes
Ambitious Kitchen
Chai-Spiced Sweet Potato Pancakes

Sweeten up your morning with these flapjacks. A pat of putter, a sprinkle of pecans, and a drizzle of maple syrup is a yummy finish to this sweet potato recipe.

Get the recipe at Ambitious Kitchen.

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sweet potato recipes roasted
Natasha's Kitchen
Maple Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Bacon

Truth: Bacon makes everything better. You'll be enjoying this sweet and savory side down to the very last forkful.

Get the recipe at Natasha's Kitchen.

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sweet potato recipes noodles
Coley Cooks
Sweet Potato Noodles with Rosemary, Brown Butter, and Hazelnuts

If you've never tried sweet potato noodles, you're in for a real treat. Think of this dish as a healthier—but still tasty—take on traditional pasta.

Get the recipe at Coley Cooks.

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sweet potato recipes hummus
Recipe Runner
Roasted Carrot and Sweet Potato Hummus

Skip the store-bought stuff and whip up your own hummus at home. As a bonus, this recipe is paleo-friendly.

Get the recipe at Recipe Runner.

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sweet potato recipes pie
Brian Woodcock
Gingery Sweet Potato Pie

A ginger-spiced cream makes this Thanksgiving pie unforgettable.

Get the recipe.

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