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Cinnamon Honey Sweet Potatoes

  • Author: Jennifer
  • Prep Time: 15
  • Cook Time: 30
  • Total Time: 45 minutes
  • Yield: 6 1x


Cinnamon honey sweet potatoes that are caramelized and delicious. These are the perfect side dish for your Thanksgiving table.



  • 3 large sweet potatoes – diced
  • 3 Tbsp. unsalted butter
  • 2 Tbsp. raw honey
  • 1 Tbsp. cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp. salt


  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
  2. Cut the sweet potatoes into small chunks, leaving the skins on. Place them on a baking sheet. There’s no need to grease the baking sheet for this recipe.
  3. Melt the unsalted butter, then pour over the sweet potatoes. Then, sprinkle with the cinnamon and drizzle with the honey.
  4. Using your hands, toss the sweet potatoes in the melted butter, honey, and cinnamon until fully coated.
  5. Place into the oven and bake for 30 minutes. Remove from the oven, give them a quick toss with a spoon, sprinkle with salt, and serve immediately.


  • For a little heat, sprinkle with cayenne pepper or red pepper flakes.
  • For a lactose-free version, evenly swap ghee for the melted butter.
  • For a lower sodium option, omit the salt.
  • Nutritional Disclaimer
  • Category: side dish
  • Cuisine: American

Keywords: cinnamon honey sweet potatoes, Thanksgiving recipes, Thanksgiving side dish, sweet potatoes, gluten-free