Spicy Sweet Potato Chips
Total TimePrep: 10 min. + soaking Cook: 5 min./batch
- 2 medium sweet potatoes, peeled
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
- 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
- Oil for deep-fat frying
- Cut sweet potatoes into very thin slices; soak in cold water for 30 minutes.
- Drain; pat dry with paper towels. In a small bowl, combine the salt, cinnamon and cayenne; set aside.
- In an electric skillet or deep-fat fryer, heat oil to 375°. Fry potatoes in batches for 3-4 minutes or until golden brown, turning frequently. Remove with a slotted spoon; drain on paper towels. Sprinkle with seasoning mixture. Serve warm.
Nutrition Facts1 cup: 109 calories, 6g fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 301mg sodium, 14g carbohydrate (6g sugars, 2g fiber), 1g protein.
Mar 17, 2015
I have to admit to not following the recipe exactly - I skipped the seasonings and just used salt, as I was afraid of the flavors contrasting too much with our Reuben sandwiches. But, these are SUPER EASY to make and remind me of the sweet potato chips served at one of my favorite restaurants.
Apr 13, 2010
Sweet potato chips are so easy to make, we make them whenever we are doing a family dinner. They are fun to snack on while we wait for dinner to finish cooking, and when dinner is done, we put whatever is left on the table with Dinner.