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Sweet Potato Wedges For Diwali: Video

By: Debdatta Mazumder

Do you want to make something exclusive on Diwali? How about this sweet potato wedges recipe? The sweetness in the salty snack can make you go crazy over it. You will have guests on Diwali, right? Now, make your Diwali brighter and lighter with crispy and crunchy sweet potato wedges as well.

The recipe is really very easy and you can make it within a few minutes. So, you don't need to waste much time inside the kitchen and miss any of the fun happening outside.

This dish is also apt for Diwali because it provides a lot of energy. Diwali means lot of work. People get exhausted. A dish of these wedges can revitalize all within a minute.

So, make this on Diwali with some yummy sauce and enjoy your festivities to the fullest. Here are the ingredients and the detailed recipe of the sweet potato wedges. Have a look.

Serves - 2

Preparation Time - 10 minutes

Cooking Time - 20 minutes


1. Sweet Potatoes - 5

2. Sea salt to taste

3. Coriander Seeds - 2 tsp

4. Crushed Black Peppers to taste

5. Paprika Powder - ½ tsp

6. Olive Oil - 1/3rd cup


1. Heat a pan and roast coriander seeds well.

Sweet Potato Wedges For Diwali: Video

2.When you see those changing colour, turn the stove off and transfer the seeds into a mortar. Grind it coarsely with sea salt.

Sweet Potato Wedges For Diwali: Video

3. Now, add paprika powder, crushed black pepper and dried oregano. Mix it well and keep it aside. Then, cut sweet potatoes into wedges. Transfer those wedges to a baking tray.

Sweet Potato Wedges For Diwali: Video

4. Now, sprinkle the spice mixture you made earlier. Drizzle olive oil and give it a good mix. Bake it in a preheated oven at 200 degree Celsius for half an hour.

Take it out from the oven and taste it. You can feel the crunch.

Sweet Potato Wedges For Diwali: Video

5. You can take it out into a serving bowl and serve hot.

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Story first published: Friday, October 28, 2016, 18:10 [IST]
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