Sweet Potato Cookies Recipe

Savory Experiments


Sweet Potato Cookies are perfect for fall lunch boxes. Chocolate chips, cinnamon, cloves, and coriander make them incredibly special!


  • 1 sweet potato, medium, about 8 ounces
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup whole wheat flour
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1/4 teaspoon coriander powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 2 large eggs, room temperature
  • 1 cup light brown sugar, packed
  • 1/4 cup canola oil
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened apple sauce, or substitute additional canola oil in equivalent amount
  • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
  • 1 cup chocolate


  1. Place rack in upper third of oven preheat to 400°F. Clean and scrub sweet potato, pierce all over with a fork, then roast directly on the...
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Sweet Potato Cookies Recipe

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