You are here: Home » Ingredient » Rediscover Sweet Potatoes Rediscover Sweet Potatoes Ingredient http://relish.com/articles/rediscover-sweet-potatoes/ by RelishSeptember 21, 2011 Don't wait for the inevitable casserole to turn up at Thanksgiving—rediscover sweet potatoes with 5 new recipes right now. Mark Boughton/styling: Teresa Blackburn http://pgoarelish2.files.wordpress.com/2011/09/sweet-potato-hash-eggs-31.jpg Share this: Pin ItEmailPrint Sweet potatoes are nothing new under the sun. As Columbus discovered more than 500 years ago, the brilliantly hued tubers have been cultivated on our shores long before we were the united states of anywhere. What doesn't seem to have changed in much of that time, however, is our endless fascination with boiling, mashing and sugaring sweet potatoes, then topping them with broiler-singed marshmallows. Not that we don't love that old Thanksgiving stand-by as much as the next person, it's just we thought, 'why wait until November to indulge?' Which made us consider that perhaps there are still flavorful facets of sweet potatoes we had yet to discover…turns out we were right. Here are five new iterations that made us look at sweet potatoes in a deliciously new light—we think you will too. —By Stacey Norwood, Relish Multimedia Editor Share this: Pin ItEmailPrint Deconstructed Sweet Potato Hash with Fried Eggs You can use a leftover cooked sweet potato to make this dish. Add some cooked spinach to the hash if you like. Bombay Sweet Potatoes For a change of pace from marshmallows, flavor your sweet potatoes with Indian-style spices. Chipotle Brisket with Sweet Potatoes This slow-cooker dish produces a fork-tender spicy brisket. Rediscover Sweet Potatoes Don't wait for the inevitable casserole to turn up at Thanksgiving—rediscover sweet potatoes with 5 new recipes right now. Chili-Crusted Sweet Potato Fries Your kids will love this healthy and flavorful alternative to traditional french fries.