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Grilled Sweet Potatoes

Yields1 ServingPrep Time10 minsCook Time30 minsTotal Time40 mins

Sweet potatoes are another root vegetable that seems to yield its best flavor when grilled. Sweet potatoes can be challenging since the sugar content is so high it is important not to blacken the outside too much...

grilled sweet potatoes

 1 Sweet Potato
 Olive Oil
 Fresh Cracked Black Pepper
 Kosher Salt
 Favorite BBQ Rub

Depending on the size of the sweet potato you will either cut it into quarters or sixths.


Place in a large mixing bowl. Add olive oil, salt, pepper and BBQ rub and toss until sweet potatoes are coated with seasoning.

Grilling Sweet Potatoes with GrillGrate:

Preheat GrillGrates to 400F at the surface.


Place sweet potatoes on grill all in a row. This will make turning or "rolling" them much easier.


Grill for 20-30 minutes turning every 4-5 minutes.


Remove from grill when soft and serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts

Servings 0

Amount Per Serving
Calories 237
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 14g22%

Saturated Fat 2g10%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 0mg
Sodium 1267mg53%
Potassium 1188mg34%
Total Carbohydrate 26g9%

Dietary Fiber 4g16%
Sugars 5g
Protein 2g4%

Vitamin A 922%
Vitamin C 3%
Calcium 39%
Iron 3%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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