Oven-baked Sweet Potato Fries

This was our SuperBowl Sunday snack tofu japadog with oven baked sweet potato fries.


Oven baked sweet potato fries are a delicious alternative to the standard deep-fried


2 pounds sweet potatoes

2 tablespoons olive oil

1/2 teaspoon course kosher salt, adjust to taste

1/4 teaspoon paprika


Preheat oven to 450ºF. Generously coat baking sheet with vegetable cooking spray or olive oil. Peel sweet potatoes. Cut into 1/2-inch thick sticks that are approximately 4 to 5-inches long, or cut into wedges.


Place potatoes into a large bowl and drizzle with olive oil. Sprinkle potatoes with seasonings and stir until potatoes are evenly coated.


Place potatoes in a single layer on baking sheet. Potatoes may need to be baked in 2 separate batches.

Bake approximately 10 minutes.

Remove and turn potatoes over, return to oven.


Bake potatoes an additional 20 minutes or until done. Season to taste, sprinkle some sweet paprika and serve hot.



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  • !panik 7y

    These look fantastic. I was just looking for a sweet potato fry recipe, too!
  • Brigitte 7y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called FOOD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.
  • kim 7y

    just bought some sweet potatoes on a whim yesterday at the grocery store, so I think I'll try to make them this way and see how it goes!
  • Meighan 7y

    how do you get them to not be mushy?? mine always turn out so mushy :(
  • Stellablue72 6y

    The most comforting, comfort food.
  • *darkly dreaming gardener* 6y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called www.flickr.com/groups/939629@N21/, and we'd love to have this added to the group!
  • Salmon Street Studio 6y

    Those look great!

    We make them too but use a cooling rack on top of a cookie sheet, to avoid truing and let air circulate, but yours look fab as is.
  • Scott 4y

    These sweet potato fries look delicious - Happy Holidays.
  • Is This Graham Too? 4y

  • Mickmac37 4y

    Should'nt that say 'Over baked', Obviously like burnt offerings - but eh ,ya Yanks you lot eat anything ;-)
  • Andriansah J 4y

    you have the recipe :)

    Thank you
    I will try to make it

    Nice photo
  • dainty8 4y

    Very very very sweet to eat i'll prepare it
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