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Are you #SippinSweets?

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We are “Sippin’ Sweets” in North Carolina during the month of December. Restaurants across the state will be serving new craft cocktails featuring sweet potatoes as a main ingredient. Never thought…
 
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So Many Kinds to Love…

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Dear sweet tater lovers, we know you may already know all types of sweet taters, but just in case, keep reading so you can impress your friends and family this…
 
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Pumpkin’ed Out?

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You’re not alone. Despite the trending Pumpkin Spice Latte (don’t be Basic) most folks have done a #sweetswap, realizing that the pumpkin itself is…
 
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Instagram Giveaway: Show us your #sweetsides!

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Hey Sweet Tater Lovers! In honor of Thanksgiving and our favorite holiday ingredient (sweet potatoes!), we’re hosting a #sweetsides giveaway on our Instagram page, @sweet_taters! From sweet potato pie to sweet…
 
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Secret Agent Sweet Potato, Reporting for Duty

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Ah, the beloved sweet potato. We all know there’s a sweet side to these lovely little spuds, but don’t let their fluffy creaminess fool you – they can be rather…
 
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Naughty Cravings: Sweet Potato Bisque with Brown Butter Cinnamon Sugar Croutons

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Creamy, smooth, delectable bisque is one thing. Creamy, smooth delectable bisque with bourbon is a whole‘nother animal. Creamy, smooth delectable bisque with bourbon and brown butter cinnamon sugar croutons? Now…
 
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Don’t Toss That Tater – 3 Sweet Potato Second Uses

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Have you ever baked a few too many sweet potatoes (the initial thought being: “O.M.G. I LOVE THESE - I’LL PROBABLY EAT THREE!”) and found yourself stuffed, staring…
 
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Where are the Sweet Potatoes?

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Written by Heather Barnes, North Carolina Department of Agriculture's "Women in Ag" Before we started growing sweet potatoes on our farm a few years ago, I'd never given the…
 
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Naughty Cravings: Smortato

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Kimye, Brangelina, Bennifer….Smortato? Perhaps the idea came about as the result of the couple-naming phenomenon, or perhaps the sweet potato and s’more is simply a couple that’s meant to be.…
 
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Get Back to School with Sweet Potatoes

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The summer heat is beginning to fade, and before you know it, the kids will be back at school and schedules will be jam-packed with extracurricular activities and play dates. In…
 
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