Many of us have not yet ventured into the creative culinary world of adding vegetables to our desserts. Yet, with help from one hidden vegetable ingredient, you could add a new depth of flavour to your after-dinner dishes. Sweet potato is a versatile vegetable that can give your desserts a delicious spin.
There are a number of easy and appetising ways you can use sweet potato in your dessert recipes. Much like pumpkin, which is used in many American Thanksgiving dessert recipes (and even comes mashed and pre-sweetened in a can), sweet potato forms a wonderful base for a variety of sweet treats.
It’s natural sweetness lends itself perfectly to many flavour pairings, including nuts, cinnamon and dates. If your ready to get cooking, have a look at these delicious sweet potato dessert recipes.
Must-try sweet potato dessert recipes
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