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"Top Chef" Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Do you want to cook like the pros? Check out this healthy, budget friendly and delicious recipes featured during a special Let's Move! "Quick Fire" Challenge.


4 medium size sweet potatoes
1/4 cup olive oil
Salt and pepper to taste
1 large knob of peeled ginger
1/2 head of garlic, unpeeled
4 sprigs of thyme
4 sage leaves
1/2 cup water
2 tbsp local honey
2 tbsp butter


1). Pre-heat oven to 375° F. Poke the sweet potatoes several times with a knife.
Place the potatoes in a roasting pan, drizzle with olive oil and season.
3). Add all of the ingredients to
the roasting pan except the butter and honey.
4). Cover and roast for about 25-30 minutes
or until cooked through. Remove from the oven and discard skins.
5). Add butter to
potatoes, and drizzle with honey. Add more salt and pepper to taste.

Find out how First Lady Michelle Obama and the "Top Chefs" celebrated the 2 year Let's Move! Anniversary here.

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