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    Baked Sweet Potato Chips Recipe – Crisp, delicious, salty baked sweet potato chips make the perfect healthy snack. A simple and easy recipe that is also Paleo and Whole30 approved. 

    Baked Sweet Potato Chips

    Homemade sweet potato chips are so goodmade with only a handful of ingredients – sweet potatoes, olive oil, and spices.  You can serve them with your favorite homemade dipping sauce. I like to serve them with homemade smoked paprika aioli sauce – that sauce is amazing and such a perfect combination with the sweet potatoes.

    Sweet potatoes are a staple in our house in the Fall. No, scratch that, they are a staple year-around, but I cook a lot more with sweet potatoes in the Fall. Some other favorite sweet potato recipes that I have been cooking a lot lately are this Sweet Potato Sausage Frittata and this Maple Mustard Chicken with Sweet Potatoes Skillet.

    Sweet Potato Chips Recipe

    How To Make Sweet Potato Chips Crispy

    To make sweet potato chips crispy use a mandoline to slice the sweet potatoes as thinly as possible. Also, make sure you roast them at a high temperature instead of low. For more tips on making the best crisp sweet potato chips, see the section below.

    5 Tips for Best Sweet Potato Chips

    • Use a mandolin to slice the sweet potato slices evenly.
    • Slice the sweet potatoes as thinly as possible to maximize the crispiness potential! (A mandolin makes things super easy.)
    • Hot, fast roast, instead of low, long bake. Bake them at a high temperature for about 20 minutes instead of baking them at a lower temperature for a longer period. A long, low bake (say 375°F or below) will result in tender sweet potatoes, but never crisp.
    • Don’t overcrowd the baking sheet. Spread the sweet potato slices into a single, even layer, leaving space around each slice. When too many ingredients are on one baking sheet, the heat from the sheet gets trapped under the food and creates steam, and the sweet potato slices will be tender instead of crisp.
    • Let the sweet potato chips cool on a cooling rack for about 10 minutes after you take them out of the oven.

    Sweet Potato Chips

    How Long Will Homemade Sweet Potato Chips Last

    Sweet potato chips can last about 1-2 weeks in an airtight container.

    How To Serve Sweet Potato Chips

    You can serve these sweet potato chips with some delicious dips or sauces. Some of my favorites are:

    • smoked paprika aioli
    • maple mustard sauce
    • chipotle lime dip

    Sweet Potato Chips Are Healthy

    Sweet Potato Chips are a fabulous side dish or snack. They are made with wholesome ingredients and spices, and are also Whole30, Paleo approved.

    How to Make Baked Sweet Potato Chips

    This sweet potato chips recipe is so easy to make and the chips are absolutely delicious!

    Peel and slice the sweet potatoes in thin slices. Toss with extra virgin olive oil and spices. Roast in a preheated 400 F oven for about 20 minutes, turning once. For tips on making the best sweet potato chips, check the tips in the recipe card.

    Baked Sweet Potato Chips
    Sweet Potato Chips Recipe
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    Baked Sweet Potato Chips

    Baked Sweet Potato Chips Recipe – Crisp, delicious, salty baked sweet potato chips make the perfect healthy snack. A simple and easy recipe that is also Paleo and Whole30 approved.
    Prep Time 10 minutes
    Cook Time 20 minutes
    Total Time 30 minutes
    Servings 4
    Calories 309kcal

    INGREDIENTS

    • 1.5 lbs sweet potatoes
    • 1/3 cup olive oil
    • 1 Tbsp dried rosemary
    • 1 tsp salt
    • 1 tsp black pepper

    INSTRUCTIONS

    • Preheat oven to 400 F. Line 2 large baking sheets with parchment paper and set aside. 
    • Peel the sweet potatoes, and use a mandolin slicer to cut the sweet potatoes into paper-thin rounds. (I set mine to the thinnest setting.)
    • Combine olive oil, salt, black pepper, and dried rosemary in a large mixing bowl. Add sliced sweet potatoes to the bowl and toss to coat. 
    • Spread sweet potato slices into a single layer on the baking sheets, and leave space around them. Bake about 10-12 minutes on each side turning them once, until golden. Remove from the oven and cool the sweet potato chips on cooling racks for about 5-10 minutes. They will crisp up a little more as they cool.

    NOTES

    5 Tips for Best Sweet Potato Chips

    • Use a mandolin to slice the sweet potato slices evenly.
    • Slice the sweet potatoes as thinly as possible to maximize the crispiness potential! 
    • Hot, fast roast, instead of low, long bake. Bake them at a high temperature for about 20 minutes instead of baking them at a lower temperature for a longer period. 
    • Don’t overcrowd the baking sheet. Spread the sweet potato slices into a single, even layer, leaving space around each slice. 
    • Let the sweet potato chips cool on a cooling rack for about 10 minutes after you take them out of the oven.

    How Long Will Sweet Potato Chips Last

    Sweet potato chips can last about 1-2 weeks in an airtight container.

    How To Serve Sweet Potato Chips

    You can serve sweet potato chips with these delicious dips:
    • smoked paprika aioli
    • maple mustard sauce
    • chipotle lime dip

    NUTRITION

    Nutrition Facts
    Baked Sweet Potato Chips
    Amount Per Serving
    Calories 309 Calories from Fat 162
    % Daily Value*
    Fat 18g28%
    Saturated Fat 2g10%
    Sodium 675mg28%
    Potassium 573mg16%
    Carbohydrates 35g12%
    Fiber 5g20%
    Sugar 7g8%
    Protein 2g4%
    Vitamin A 24155IU483%
    Vitamin C 4.6mg6%
    Calcium 62mg6%
    Iron 1.4mg8%
    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
    Course Side Dish
    Cuisine American
    Keyword Fall, Gluten Free, Grain-Free, Healthy, Paleo


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    Comments

    Sheryl

    How long will these keep in an airtight container on a shelf?

      Neli | Delicious Meets Healthy

      The sweet potato chips will keep about 1-2 weeks in an airtight container.

    Kristina

    5 stars
    These would be a great healthy snack to serve at game day, so much better than greasy potato chips! Love the crispness of these and thanks for the tips!

    Beth Neels

    5 stars
    I love my mandolin for making sweet potato chips! I do have a problem getting them nice and crispy, before they burn! I’m going to try your method!

    Catherine E. Brown

    5 stars
    WOW! Those sweet potato chips look like they’ve got some serious CHOMP to them! Love the use of rosemary too!

    Heidy L. McCallum

    5 stars
    I can’t wait to try these, thanks for all the tips and tricks to keep them crisp.

    Kelly Anthony

    5 stars
    I’ve been buying sweet potato crackers but I really like the idea of making my own so this is the perfect recipe for me. I also love your touch of rosemary on these chips. To me it’s the perfect combo!

    Jacqueline Debono

    5 stars
    I love sweet potatoes but have never made chips out of them. Yours look fantastic. Dying to try this recipe!

    Bintu | Recipes From A Pantry

    5 stars
    These look so good and the perfect snack for the whole family! We love sweet potato in our house.

    Demeter

    5 stars
    These look like such a great snack or side dish! I feel like once I start eating them, it’s going to be tough to stop…so good!

    Dannii

    5 stars
    I love making my own chips. They are great for when we have a party, but they never last long.

    Kate

    5 stars
    These sweet potato chips look amazing. Thanks for all the tips to get them crispy!

    Brian

    On your sweet potato chips u tell how many calories but don’t show the serving size. What’s. The serving size?

      Neli | Delicious Meets Healthy

      the serving size is 24 oz of sweet potatoes divided by 4 servings – approximately 6 oz of sweet potato chips per serving.

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