Baked sweet potato with chipotle butter

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Sweet potatoes love the smokey flavour of chipotle in adobo, now widely available in supermarkets next to the jarred jalapeños

Baked sweet potato with chipotle butter

SERVES

6

PEOPLE

PREP TIME

10

MINUTES

COOKING TIME

60

MINUTES

CUISINE

Mexican

COURSE

Side

Method

  1. Preheat the oven to 230°C/gas mark 8.

  2. Scrub the sweet potatoes. Dry and put into a roasting tin, cook for 45 mins to 1 hour, or until completely soft.

  3. Meanwhile, whiz the soft butter with the chipotle. Serve with the sweet potatoes.

Ingredients

  • 6 sweet potatoes

  • 75g unsalted butter

  • 3 tbsp Chipotle in adobo

Method

  1. Preheat the oven to 230°C/gas mark 8.

  2. Scrub the sweet potatoes. Dry and put into a roasting tin, cook for 45 mins to 1 hour, or until completely soft.

  3. Meanwhile, whiz the soft butter with the chipotle. Serve with the sweet potatoes.