Pumpkin Pie Spiced Sweet Potatoes Fries

I think sweet potato fries are one of those great compromise foods. My kids get to eat “fries” and I get to watch my children enjoy a vitamin rich vegetable! My kids love sweet potato fries. They will eat them just about any way that I cook them: plain, garlicky, spicy or coated with pumpkin pie spice.

Pumpkin Pie Spiced Sweet Potatoes Fries
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Recipe type: Side Dish
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Serves: 6
 
Ingredients
  • 3 large sweet potatoes or yams, cut into large fries
  • 2 tablespoons apple juice
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice (How to make Pumpkin Pie Spice)
Directions
  1. Preheat oven to 450 degrees. Grease a large baking sheet.
  2. In a small bowl, combine apple juice and honey. Microwave for 20 seconds to melt honey. Add pumpkin pie spice and mix well.
  3. Place Fries in a large bowl. Pour honey-spice mixture over the fries. Toss to coat.
  4. Place fries on greased baking sheet. Bake at 450 degrees. Turn after 15 minutes, cook for an additional 15 – 20 minutes or until the outside is golden brown and slightly crisp.

More Sweet Potato Recipes:

Chai Spiced Sweet Potatoes

Hasselback Sweet Potatoes

Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Cauliflower 

Do you make your own fries? What is your favorite way to eat them?

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Comments

  1. April@The 21st Century Housewife says

    I've been meaning to make sweet potato fries for ages but I've definitely got to now! They sound wonderful with the pumpkin pie spice!

  2. Melissa says

    Great idea! I make sweet potato fries, but I haven't tried using sweet seasonings. I've avoided them because my DH doesn't care for sweet/savory combinations; however, I just realized that he doesn't like sweet potato fries anyway! So I'll have to try this.

  3. Angela says

    This is exactly how I got my husband to eat sweet potatoes too! Although I haven't tried it with pumpkin pie spice, usually just salt, pepper, and a little rosemary or thyme. Yum- I can eat sweet potatoes plain right out of the oven. Love.

  4. vickie says

    Alea,
    These look wonderful! I'm going to try them with pumpkin pie spice -need to buy some sweet potatoes first..oh maybe the Farmers Market tommorrow!
    Then I'll link back and let you tell them how to make them!
    vickie

  5. Elsa says

    We make our own fries. My parents always made homemade fries as well. They never bought the pre-made frozen ones from the store, so I did the same thing when I moved out. My husband is actually the fry maker in our house. Somehow his always turn out better than mine.

    I think pumpkin pie spice on sweet potato fries sounds delicious. I really want to try this recipe. I think this would be a great after Thanksgiving side to go with the turkey-cranberry sandwich!

  6. Melodie says

    I like sweet potato fries with chili aoili. Not ketchup though. And I love sweet potato (yam) tempura. That is so my favourite! Thanks for sharing these on Vegetarian Foodie Fridays!

  7. Erin @ EKat's Kitchen says

    I love sweet potato fries, and I think the addition of pumpkin pie spice is beyond brilliant! What a great twist to one of my favorites… Thanks for sharing with Friday Potluck this week!

  8. Jenn@bulldogsandbrownsugar says

    My husband loves sweet potato fries but I never thought of making them with pumpkin pie spice..lmsweet idea!

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