How to make Spiced Coconut Sweet Potato -

Sweet potatoes cooked with coconut milk, onions, ginger and fresh red chillies.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Coconut Milk (नारियल का दूध), Sweet Potato (शक्करकंद)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

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Spiced Coconut Sweet Potato

Spiced Coconut Sweet Potato Recipe Card


Hindi: nariyal
Coastal cuisine of India loves the coconut. Be it Goan or Malwani, Karnatak, Tamilian or from Kerala, the taste of coconut reigns supreme. Think about a rich fish curry and try making it obliterating the coconut! It will pass off as a fake. Very correctly termed as the ‘plant of life,’ each and every part of the coconut plant is useful in one or the other way.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sweet

Ingredients for Spiced Coconut Sweet Potato Recipe

  • Coconut Milk 2 cups

  • Sweet Potato cut into pieces and soaked 450 grams

  • Oil 1 tablespoon

  • Onions finely chopped 2 medium

  • Ginger grated 1 1/2 tablespoons

  • Garlic pressed 3-4 cloves

  • Turmeric powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Soy sauce 1 tablespoon

  • Fresh red chillies 3

  • Lemon 1/2


Step 1

Heat oil in a non stick pan. Add onion and sauté till soft. Add ginger, garlic and turmeric powder, mix well and cook for 1 minute.

Step 2

Add sweet potato pieces and mix well. Add 1 cup coconut milk, salt, soy sauce, mix, cover and cook for 2 minutes.Chop fresh red chillies and add.

Step 3

Mix well, add remaining coconut milk and mix again. Cover and cook till sweet potatoes are soft. Squeeze lemon and add its juice and mix well. Serve hot.

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