Blue Cheese-Baked Sweet Potatoes





I have an especially soft spot for easy, cheesy recipe. With leftovers from my perfect cheese board, I’ve whipped up a quick holiday side dish, or something to super pretty to serve for a New Year’s Day brunch. (For more cheesy recipes, pop over to Cheesy Bake-and-Broil Pasta and Jam and Cheese Crepes.)


Blue Cheese-Baked Sweet Potatoes


  1. Wrap sweet potatoes in foil and bake in a 350º oven for about 45 minutes, or until a fork easily pierces the flesh all the way to the center of the potato.
  2. Take a few slices out of the top of the potato and push some blue cheese into the crevice. Broil for a few minutes to melt and brown.
  3. Serve as is, or with a short pour of maple syrup or a quick chop of pecans.
Photos courtesy of Heidi/White Loft Photography and food styling by Catrine Kelty.

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  • Lisa Forever Five Blog

    Hi Maggie! Your friend Jess directed me to your blog and I was THRILLED to find blue cheese and sweet potatoes (two of my favorite foods) sitting at the top of your page! I’m sold! Totally subscribed and can’t wait to try out one of your scrumptious concoctions!

    • OH Hello Lisa!! So nice to meet you. Delighted we both love sweet potatoes xox Happy new year!

  • chezus

    Yep, I am pretty sure these will be sitting next to a steak in our near future. To die for.