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Easy Roasted Sweet Potato Salad

Bring this easy cold sweet potato salad to your next barbecue. It's naturally sweet from the roasted sweet potatoes, with a chipotle lime kick from the easy dressing recipe. 
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time40 mins
Total Time55 mins
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Summer
Diet: Dairy Free, Gluten Free, Paleo, Vegetarian, Whole30
Servings: 8 servings
Calories: 177kcal
Author: Lisa Wells

Ingredients

  • 4 medium sweet potatoes peeled and cut into 1/2-inch cubes
  • 1 tablespoon avocado oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon sea salt divided
  • 1/2 cup chipotle lime mayonnaise
  • 1 lime juiced
  • 1 cup celery diced
  • 1/4 cup red pepper diced
  • 1/4 cup red onion diced
  • 1/4 cup cilantro fresh, chopped

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spread sweet potatoes in a single layer on a rimmed baking sheet lined with parchment paper. Drizzle with olive oil and sprinkle with a pinch of sea salt.
  • Roast sweet potatoes for 30-40 minutes, or until tender, stirring halfway through.
  • Whisk chipotle lime mayo, lime juice, and remaining sea salt together in a large mixing bowl. Stir in red onion, red pepper, and celery. 
  • Toss cooked sweet potatoes in mayonnaise mixture. Fold in cilantro. Refrigerate to meld flavors.

Nutrition

Calories: 177kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 12g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0g | Monounsaturated Fat: 0g | Trans Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 15mg | Sodium: 301mg | Potassium: 269mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 3g | Vitamin A: 9460IU | Vitamin C: 9.6mg | Calcium: 25mg | Iron: 0.4mg