You already knew that sweetpotatoes go with everything, but if you needed another reason to back that statement up, we have one word for you: lattes. Yes, now you enjoy the nutrient-packed deliciousness of California Sweetpotatoes in a creamy, frothy treat made with Real California Milk. This latte packs a punch -- a flavor punch, that is. Because this tasty beverage is caffeine-free. Check it out and thank us later: The California Sweetpotato Latte.
Hey, we didn't say it, but if you trust the New York Times, there's probably something to it. Mark Bittman makes the argument that for its nutrition profile, flavor and versatility, the sweetpotato could almost usurp the turkey as the centerpiece on the Thanksgiving table, and should certainly be a year-round staple.
We love food blogger Gaby Dalkin. In addition to conjuring up dishes no one can resist, she simply has fun with cooking. We recently found this sweet recipe for Black Bean Sweetpotato Chili on her blog. We agree that it's a bonus when a dish you love also has a "boat load of super foods at the same time." Click over and check it out!
Back in September, we wowed fans of sweetpotatoes at the California Sweetpotato Festival with a larger-than-life California Sweetpotato Casserole. It was such a big deal that the Food Network will be featuring this epic culinary achievement on it's Thanksgiving special.
Be sure to tune in: Saturday, Nov. 15 at 6pm PST and again at 9pm PST.
We all know that sweetpotatoes can make your beautiful on the inside, but did you know that they can also make you quite stunning on the outside as well? The Huffington Post recently pointed out that the vitamin A and vitamin C contained in sweetpotatoes are a great one-two punch against acne.
PopSugar Fitness recently highlighted the sweetpotato as a great ingredient for delicious gluten-free side dishes. Check out these recipes for Sweetpotato Casserole and Spicy Sweetpotato Salad that will have you saying "Gluten who?"
We made it to Buzzfeed! If you were on the internet anytime before Thanksgiving, you probably saw that Buzzfeed shared 39 Delightful Ways to Eat Sweet Potatoes This Thanksgiving. If not, you should see it now, because any time of year is a good time for sweet potatoes!
The mighty sweetpotato made another superfoods list. This time, it was CNN's Five Superfoods for Fall. The article states that in addition to being packed with nutrients, sweetpotatoes are beneficial for those suffering from asthma or arthritis, due to the anti-inflammatory qualities of the antioxidants they contain.
If you ever find yourself exhausting our sweetpotato recipes section, never fear, there are plenty of other places to find easy and delicious recipes to enjoy your favorite California treat. From wedges, to soups to rolls, Health Magazine's 25 Healthy Sweet Potato Recipes will keep you very satisfied.
Aside from being totally delicious, there are actually plenty of reasons to eat more sweetpotatoes. But don't take our word for it... NaturalNews.com recently gave us nine of them. Ranging from antioxidants, to heart health, to even stress relief, this article Nine Reasons to Eat More Sweetpotatoes sums it up well.
Runner's World recently did a round-up on the 15 best foods for runners. What did they look for? Foods that were healthy, a great source of fuel, and delicious. What did they find? Foods like almonds, eggs, salmon, and of course, sweetpotatoes. Read the complete article: The Best Foods for Runners