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Spicy Sweet Potato Chips & Cilantro Dip

This irresistible combo could become your new signature snack food. Park the spicy baked chips next to a bowl of the cool, creamy dip and let the gang have at it. What a fantastic twist on traditional chips and dip! —Elizabeth Godecke, Chicago, Illinois
  • Total Time
    Prep: 20 min. Bake: 25 min./batch
  • Makes
    12 servings (1.500 cups dip)

Ingredients

  • 2 to 3 large sweet potatoes (1-3/4 pounds), peeled and cut into 1/8-inch slices
  • 2 tablespoons canola oil
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon taco seasoning
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • DIP:
  • 3/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 2 ounces cream cheese, softened
  • 4-1/2 teaspoons minced fresh cilantro
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon celery salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 400°. Place sweet potatoes in a large bowl. In a small bowl, mix oil and seasonings; drizzle over potatoes and toss to coat.
  • Arrange half the sweet potatoes in a single layer in 2 ungreased 15x10x1-in. baking pans. Bake 25-30 minutes or until golden brown, turning once. Repeat with remaining sweet potatoes.
  • In a small bowl, beat dip ingredients until blended. Serve with chips.
Nutrition Facts
1/2 cup chips with about 1 tablespoon dip: 285 calories, 16g fat (4g saturated fat), 8mg cholesterol, 217mg sodium, 33g carbohydrate (14g sugars, 4g fiber), 3g protein.

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