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Paleo Maple Oven-Roasted Sweet Potatoes [Vegan, Grain-Free]

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These quick paleo sweet potatoes in coconut oil are sweet, spicy, and so easy to make! A light and healthy fall side that your family will love!

Paleo Maple Oven-Roasted Sweet Potatoes [Vegan, Grain-Free]





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  • 2 pounds of sweet potatoes cut into 1-inch cubes (about 8 cups of cubes or 2 large/4 small sweet potatoes)
  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil melted
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons maple syrup, plus more for drizzling
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons yellow curry powder
  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon, plus more for sprinkling
  • 1/2 tablespoon fresh ginger, minced
  • Salt/pepper


  1. Preheat your oven to 400°F.
  2. In a large bowl, toss the cubed sweet potatoes with coconut oil and maple syrup and
  3. toss to evenly coat.
  4. Add in half of the yellow curry powder and cinnamon and toss to coat. Add in the remaining curry powder, cinnamon, and the ginger and toss until all the potatoes are coated
  5. Place the potatoes onto a baking sheet (you’ll probably need two!) and sprinkle with salt and pepper. Bake for 15 minutes. Flip the potatoes and bake for another 5-10 mins or until fork tender
  6. Sprinkle with cinnamon, if desired, and drizzle with maple syrup.


Tossing in two batches ensures that the spices are evenly coated, and you don’t bite into a curry bomb!





Over-the-top dinners and desserts that are deceptively easy to make. Taylor is the blogger, recipe developer, photographer and general mess maker behind the blog Food Faith Fitness. Her blog aims to show that eating healthfully does not have to break the bank or equal bland and boring! It can be easy to make and totally delicious. Taylor believes in living a balanced, whole life so Food Faith Fitness also focuses on fitness/nutrition tips and working on keeping Christ at the center of daily life. However, Taylor also believes that moderation is key, so sometimes it’s ok to just go and eat a cookie! When she isn’t blogging or messing up her kitchen, Taylor leads a pretty simple life. Places that you could find her include: the gym, her Bible study or just snuggling up on the couch with husband and doggy, watching The Food Network (Chopped in particular!) Taylor also has not-so-secret obsessions with all things peanut butter, cookie dough (even better if they are together!) pink and leopard print. Keep up with her on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest.



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