Roasted Sweet Potatoes & Apples
Even when the temperature drops and we crave comfort food, we can still eat well. Sweet potatoes have lots of nutrients, including Vitamin B6, potassium, and iron. As a great source for dietary fiber, sweet potatoes also promote a healthy digestive tract. Combined with the health benefits of a variety of apples, this superfood-forward recipe is sure to keep the doctor away!
Whether you’re prepping for a dinner or planning your holiday feast, our #LEVOmade roasted sweet potatoes and apples recipe will have everyone drooling over its aroma. Follow the recipe below!
3 pounds orange-flesh sweet potatoes
3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
2 Fuji apples, peeled and cut into 1-in. chunks
2 Golden Delicious apples, peeled and cut into 1-in. chunks
2 Granny Smith apples, peeled and cut into 1-in. chunks
1/4 cup maple syrup
Finely shredded zest of 1 lemon
1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
2-3 tablespoons of dried rosemary and thyme
~1 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
Additional: 1 tablespoon of fresh thyme sprigs as garnish
Pack LEVO Pod with a combined 2-3 tablespoons of dried rosemary and thyme.
Begin infuse cycle at 160 F for 30 minutes in olive oil.
Preheat oven to 425°.
In a large bowl, toss sweet potatoes, infused olive oil, apples, syrup, lemon zest and juice, 1 1/2 tsp. kosher salt, and pepper until coated.
Spread mixture in a single layer in 2 large, oiled, rimmed baking pans.
Roast until sweet potatoes are browned and tender when pierced, 40 minutes, turning chunks every 15 minutes.
Transfer to a platter, add more salt to taste, and garnish with thyme sprigs.
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