Stuffed Ranchero Sweet Potato

28 May

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Ingredients:

  • 2 sweet potatoes
  • 1 cup of black beans
  • 1 tomatoes, chopped
  • 1 clove of minced garlic
  • 2 tablespoons of minced onion
  • juice from 1/2 lime
  • 2 tablespoons of chopped cilantro
  • Optional: cumin, chili powder and garlic powder (to taste)

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Directions:

  • Cook sweet potato in microwave for 5-10 minutes, until soft (tip: puncture sweet potato with a fork a few times and cover with a moist paper towel to help it cook quicker.
  • If you are using an oven, cook at 400 degrees for about 45 minutes
  • Chop tomato, onions, cilantro and garlic, mix together
  • Optional: Season black beans with cumin, chili powder and garlic powder to taste
  • Cut sweet potato in half, and gently mash the two halves with a fork
  • Pour black beans over potato, then add salsa type mixture on top
  • Add juice from lime and cilantro
  • Enjoy!

Original recipe here

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