Spicy Sweet Potato Skins

Need super bowl snacks? Or more excuses to eat sweet potatoes? Look no further!! I did not add cheese to my recipe, but they were great!! I love spicy things, too, so this hit the spot for me. 

Spicy Sweet Potato Skins

Addie Roberts | July 16th, 2018

  • Prep time: 10 minutes
  • Cook time: 40 minutes
  • Total time: 50 minutes



  • 3 large sweet potatoes
  • 2 chicken breast
  • 1 jalapeno, finely chopped
  • 1 tsp chopped garlic
  • Salt & pepper
  • Shredded Monterey Jack cheese, if desired.


  1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees
  2. Slice sweet potatoes into thin slices and place on a large baking sheet
  3. Place chicken on baking sheet as well
  4. Place both the chicken and sweet potatos in the oven - bake the chicken for 25 minutes and sweet potatoes for 40 minutes
  5. Once fully cooked, shred chicken. Add jalapeño, garlic, salt, pepper, and cheese and mix well
  6. Top sweet potato slices with chicken mixture