Crispy Sweet Potato Fries with Avocado Crema

Crispy Sweet Potato Fries with Avocado Crema

These homemade Crispy Sweet Potato Fries with Avocado Crema are packed with flavor and make for the perfect healthy side dish, appetizer, or snack!

Course Appetizer, dressing, sauce, Side Dish, Snack
Cuisine dairyfree, glutenfree, nutfree, Paleo, whole30
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 4 people
Author lexiborr

Ingredients

For the sweet potato fries:

  • 2 large sweet potatoes
  • 3 tbsp avocado oil coconut oil, or ghee
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • Pinch of sea salt and black pepper

Avocado Crema

  • 1 large ripe avocado
  • 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tbsp fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp filtered water
  • 2 garlic cloves
  • handful of fresh leafy greens
  • sea salt and black pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 415F and line a baking tray with parchment paper.

  2. Cut the sweet potatoes into wedges, about ¼-½ inches wide.

  3. In a large mixing bowl, toss fries with avocado oil. Add the paprika, garlic, sea salt and pepper and toss well.

  4. Transfer to baking sheet and bake until brown and crisp on the bottom, about 15 minutes. Then filp and bake until the other side is crisp, about 10 minutes.

  5. In the meantime, prepare the avocado crema. In a food processor or high speed blender add the ripe avocado, filtered water, fresh lemon juice, olive oil and blend until smooth texture. Add in garlic cloves, sea salt and pepper and blend until completely smooth.

  6. Serve sweet potato fries with the avocado crema and enjoy! 

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