Stuffed sweet potatoes

Stuffed sweet potatoes

For a veggie version, replace the chorizo with canned red kidney beans.

By , 21 September 2015
Stuffed sweet potatoes
  • Ready in: 85 mins
  • Serves: 6
  • Price: 70p per serving
Nutritional Info
Each 196g serving contains
  • Fat 5.4
    8%
  • Sat Fat 2.6
    13%
  • Sugar 27
    30%
  • Salt 1.1
    18%
  • Cals 283
    14%
1
of your 5-a-day
of your reference intake.
Typical energy values per 100g: 605kJ/144kcal.
Ingredients
  • 6 medium sweet potatoes
  • 100g chorizo, chopped
  • 6 spring onions, trimmed and sliced
  • 1-2 tbsp reduced-fat crème fraîche
  • 3 tbsp Asda Chosen by you Sweet Chilli Sauce
Method
  • Pre-heat the oven to 190C/170C Fan/Gas 5. Rinse the sweet potatoes, then pat dry with kitchen paper and prick all over with a fork. Bake in the oven for around 1 hour or until tender all the way through.

  • While the potatoes are cooking, fry the chopped chorizo until it starts to crisp and the fat runs from it. Add the spring onions to the pan and cook for another 2-3 minutes until softened.

  • Cut the potatoes in half and carefully scoop out the flesh, leaving a 1cm shell; you need this thickness to make sure the skin doesn't break.

  • Mash the potato and add the chorizo, spring onions, crème fraîche and sweet chilli sauce. Mix well, then spoon into the potato skins and reheat in the oven for a further 10 minutes.