Baked Purple sweet potato – Hasselback style

organic Purple Stokes sweet potato—Hasselback style

Now, let’s make some organic Purple Stokes sweet potato—Hasselback style. Stokes Purple sweet potatoes have a rich flavor and are denser and drier than regular sweet potatoes. This sweet potato has an almost sausage-like taste. May I say pepperoni? 🤔 Yes, sort of like pepperoni. I love to serve it with quinoa or rice.

watch me make it in this video

To cut sweet potato Hasselback style, a couple of chopstick sticks will become handy.

Stokes Purple sweet potatoes

If you have wooden chopsticks, you can place them on both sides of the potato to prevent the knife from cutting all the way through. Slice your purple sweet potato into thin slices on the top, leaving about a quarter inch on the bottom to hold the potato together.

Stokes Purple sweet potatoes

In a small bowl, combine fresh thyme, olive oil, Himalayan salt, and a generous amount of black pepper. You can add a dash of smoked paprika as well.

fresh thyme

Now oil them up, making sure to get oil and spices between slices.

Stokes Purple sweet potatoes

And into preheated to 425 degrees oven for 45 min to an hour.

I love to serve it with quinoa or rice.

organic Purple Stokes sweet potato—Hasselback style with salad and rice
organic Purple Stokes sweet potato—Hasselback style
organic Purple Stokes sweet potato—Hasselback style

Baked Purple sweet potato – Hasselback style

Now, let’s make some organic Purple Stokes sweet potato—Hasselback style. Stokes Purple sweet potatoes have a rich flavor and are denser and drier than regular sweet potatoes. This sweet potato has an almost sausage-like taste.
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 1 hour
Total Time: 1 hour 5 minutes
Servings: 2
Total Calories: 290kcal
Ingredients
  • 1 purple sweet potato (large)
  • 3 tbsp olive oil (virgin)
seasonings
Instructions
  • Preheat oven to 425 degrees
  • Scrub clean your sweet potato. Slice it into thin slices on the top, leaving about a quarter inch on the bottom to hold the potato together. If you have wooden chopsticks, you can place them on both sides of the potato to prevent the knife from cutting all the way through.
  • In a small bowl, combine fresh thyme, olive oil, Himalayan salt, smoked paprika, and a generous amount of black pepper.
  • Now oil up purple sweet potato, making sure to get oil and spices between slices
  • Place into preheated to 425 degrees oven for 45 min to an hour*
  • Serve right away. Goes very well with rice or quinoa dishes
Notes
*If you want your sweet potatoes to come out soft and moist you can bake them at 380°F, wrapped in foil for 1:30 to 2 hours
Course: dinner, Side Dish
Cuisine: Gluten-Free, Sattvic, sugar free, Vegan, Vegetarian
Keyword: baked sweet potatoes, Hasselback sweet potatoes, purple sweet potato recipe, stokes purple sweet potato recipe, sweet potato
Total Calories: 290kcal
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What about you?

Have you ever tried to bake several kinds of sweet potatoes together? What was your experience? Did you try this recipe? If yes, let me know how it went! Leave a comment below and share a picture of your sweet potatoes on Instagram with the hashtag #positivepranic  @positivepranic, so I can see your beautiful creation 🙂 🙏

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❤ Love, Julia

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