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Baked sweet potato with Asian slaw

Points® value
Total Time
1 hr 10 min
10 min
1 hr
This colourful alternative to a jacket potato is topped with a fresh-tasting salad and a zingy Asian-style dressing


Sweet potato, raw

150 g

Calorie controlled cooking spray

4 spray(s)

Carrots, raw

1 small, peeled and shredded


1 portion(s), small, shredded

Root Ginger

1 inch slice(s), grated

Chilli, green or red

1 individual, deseeded and finely chopped

Coriander, fresh

2 teaspoon(s), to garnish

0% fat natural Greek yogurt

1 tablespoon(s)

Lime Juice, Fresh

10 ml

Soy Sauce

1 teaspoon(s)


  1. Preheat the oven to 200°C, fan 180°C, gas mark 6. Mist the potato with the cooking spray. Bake for 1 hour until tender.
  2. Meanwhile, toss together the carrot, cabbage, ginger and chilli in a bowl. Whisk together the dressing ingredients in a separate bowl and toss through all the vegetables.
  3. Cut open the baked sweet potato and serve topped with the slaw and coriander.
  4. TIP: There’s no need to peel the sweet potato – bake it in its skin as you would an ordinary potato