Stuffed Baked Sweet Potato with Broccoli, Swiss Chard and Spicy Hummus

You will forget about a white-fleshed baked potato with sour cream after trying this recipe!  This healthy version is ten times better for you and your taste buds, and thanks to the greens, it’s loaded with vitamins A, C, and K.

@earthacooks - sweet potato


  • 2 large sweet potatoes
  • 2 cups swiss chard leaves
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • Ginger, minced
  • 1 cup broccoli, chopped
  • Lime juice
  • Sea salt (optional)
  • Black pepper (optional)
  • Your favourite chickpea hummus!

Preparation time: 10 minutes
Cook time: 60 minutes

  1. Bake sweet potatoes for an hour, or until fork tender.
  2. Roll chard leaves and slice thinly.
  3. In a saucepan, heat the olive oil and add the minced ginger, cooking for 1 to 2 minutes. Add broccoli and sauté for 2 minutes until bright green. Add chopped chard and lime juice, and cook uncovered for 2 to 3 minutes until leaves are wilted. Add sea salt and black pepper to taste (optional).
  4. Pile the potatoes high with the chard, broccoli, and hummus and enjoy!

Happy Cooking!

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7 thoughts on “Stuffed Baked Sweet Potato with Broccoli, Swiss Chard and Spicy Hummus

  1. This looks so interesting and so healthy! Sweet potatoes are rarely used in Greece, but we’d love to try this one out, as it’s also perfect now that we’re in the final days of Lent (Orthodox Easter is on May 1st).
    Thank you for the yummy idea! xoxo

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    • I love love this dish! To be honest, I did not know what to expect when I first tried the recipe but it turned out to be absolutely delicious! To date, this is one of my favourite vegan/vegetarian meals to eat. The combination of the seasoned greens, with the sweet potato and spicy hummus…mouth is watering just typing this :)! Those sweet potatoes in the pics did not last lol..
      Hope you do get to try it. Thanks as always :).


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