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Asian Sweet Potato Noodles Recipe with Chicken & Vegetables

Jun 18, 2014
Asian Sweet Potato Noodles Recipe with Chicken & Vegetables | cookincanuck.com

If you’ve never tried sweet potato noodles, now’s the time! This Asian noodle recipe with chicken and vegetables is a breeze to cook, and has fantastic flavor. The story this week is carbs and more carbs…and some good, lean protein. We need as much energy as we can get for this weekend’s half-marathon. Actually, who [...]

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Light(er) Sweet Potato Mac ‘n Cheese Recipe

Feb 24, 2014
Light Sweet Potato Mac 'n Cheese Recipe | cookincanuck.com

This light(er) macaroni and cheese recipe gets a burst of flavor and texture from mashed sweet potato and a great sharp cheddar cheese. I’m going to make this short and sweet because there is a lot of mac and cheese to get to. I’m not just talking about this light version, which gets much of [...]

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Slow Cooker Vegetable Curry Recipe with Sweet Potato & Chickpeas

Feb 3, 2014
Slow Cooker Vegetable Curry Recipe with Sweet Potato & Chickpeas | cookincanuck.com

This slow cooker vegetarian curry recipe stars sweet potato and chickpeas, and is a fantastic choice for a Meatless Monday meal. “Are you making Grandma’s crockpot applesauce, Mum? Please tell me that you are!” This is what I typically hear when I pull out the slow cooker. And who can blame them?! The applesauce isn’t [...]

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What’s Cookin’…Best Sweet Potato Recipes

Nov 3, 2013
What's Cookin'...Best Sweet Potato Recipes | cookincanuck.com

With Thanksgiving just around the corner and a craving for healthy eating, I’m diving into my recipe box for my best sweet potato recipes. The list includes side dishes and vegetarian entrees. Thanksgiving in the United States is only a few weeks away (ack!) and I’m pulling out my best sweet potato recipes from the [...]

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Sweet Potato & Apple Salad Recipe with Chipotle Lime Dressing

Sep 30, 2013
Sweet Potato & Apple Salad Recipe with Chipotle Lime Dressing | cookincanuck.com

Sweet potato, apple and chipotle pepper come together for a vegetarian fall salad with a smoky kick. Thanks to the American Diabetes Association for sponsoring this post and helping me to share this recipe with you. If I had to describe autumn in nothing but food words (really, that’s the only way I describe anything), [...]

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Sweet Potato Hash Recipe with Creamy California Avocado Sauce

Sep 11, 2013
Sweet Potato Hash Recipe with Creamy California Avocado Sauce | cookincanuck.com

This sweet potato hash pops with color and flavor, thanks to a creamy avocado sauce. Thanks to California Avocados for sponsoring this post and helping me to share this recipe with you. As Kristen of Dine & Dish and I gear up for an avocado link-up party, we are happily slicing and dicing California Avocados [...]

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Stuffed Sweet Potato Recipe with Spinach, Hummus & Feta

Sep 6, 2013
Stuffed Sweet Potato Recipe with Spinach, Hummus & Feta | cookincanuck.com

Whether you enjoy this as a lunch for one, or a tasty side dish, these stuffed sweet potatoes with spinach, hummus and feta have fantastic flavor. Perhaps I shouldn’t admit this in a public forum, but I’ve started carrying on animated conversations with our two cats. I tried to include our black lab, too, but [...]

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Sweet Potato & Endive Hash Recipe with Sriracha Buttermilk Sauce

Feb 18, 2013
Sweet Potato & Endive Hash Recipe with Sriracha Buttermilk Sauce by Cookin' Canuck

Sweet Potato & Endive Hash with a creamy Sriracha Buttermilk Sauce is a healthy and delicious way to do diner food. When I think of eating breakfast or brunch at a restaurant, the first thing that pops to mind is hash browns (well, right after a rip-roaring Bloody Mary). Golden brown, slightly crispy potatoes are [...]

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Mashed Sweet Potatoes Recipe with Blue Cheese Breadcrumbs

Oct 31, 2012
Mashed Sweet Potato Recipe with Blue Cheese Breadcrumbs by Cookin

Whether you’re looking for a vegetarian side dish for your Thanksgiving table, or a comfort food recipe for a cold winter’s night, mashed sweet potatoes seem to fit the bill. This low-fat version uses surprisingly little butter, and just a touch of non-fat milk, to achieve the creamy texture. A punch of flavor and texture [...]

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