Southwestern Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

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Appears in
The Kick Diabetes Cookbook

By Brenda Davis and Vesanto Melina

Published 2018

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Sweet potatoes are among the most nutritious and delicious of all the starchy vegetables. Use sweet potatoes with bright-orange flesh for this recipe. For a complete meal, serve the sweet potatoes with a green salad on the side.


  • 4 sweet potatoes, scrubbed
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 1 small green bell pepper, diced


Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Line a baking sheet or shallow baking pan with parchment paper or a silicone baking mat or mist it with cooking spray.

Pierce the sweet potatoes several times with a fork. Put them on the prepared baking sheet and