Sweet Potato Fries with Kefir Chipotle Dipping Sauce
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INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 25
  • Servings: 4
  • Preparation Time: 15
  • Sweet Potato Fries
  • 3 large sweet potatoes
  • 1/8 c olive oil
  • 1 ½ teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • Kefir Chipotle Dipping Sauce
  • 1 cup Lifeway Lowfat Plain Kefir
  • ¼ teaspoon garlic powder
  • ½ teaspoon dried, minced onion
  • 2 chipotle peppers, canned in adobo, chopped
  • ¼ cup cilantro, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • ¼ teaspoon black pepper
DIRECTIONS
  1. Preheat oven to 450°F.
  2. Wash and dry sweet potatoes.
  3. Chop the ends off the potatoes and slice into ½ inch planks, lengthwise. Slice again lengthwise for ½ inch thick sticks.
  4. Toss with olive oil, salt and cumin in a large mixing bowl and lay out on a baking sheet with 1 inch of space between pieces.
  5. Bake for 15 minutes, remove from oven and flip fries with tongs and bake again for 6 minutes or until dark and crisp on both sides.
  6. Mix all ingredients for dipping sauce together in a medium mixing bowl.
  7. Refrigerate for at least 30 minutes before serving with fries.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
I love recipes with healthy substitutes. Sweet potatoes with a homemade kefir dipping sauce are the perfect way to get a delicious, healthful side while ditching the fryer and high-fat dressing.