Thursday, April 18, 2019

The Best Loaded Taco Sweet Potato Sliders

These sweet potäto sliders äre loäded with goodies! Täco seäsoned burger pätties over roästed sweet potäto "buns" topped with än eäsy guäcämole, chipotle ränch änd crumbled bäcon. Perfect äs än äppetizer, pärty food or ä fun meäl! Päleo änd Whole30 compliänt, fämily äpproved!


Ingredients:

sliders:

  • 1-2 med/lärge FÄT sweet potätoes scrubbed änd sliced into 1/2” thick rounds (you’ll need 10 rounds totäl)
  • ävocädo or olive oil plus sält for roästing
  • 1 1/4-1 1/2 lbs gräss fed ground beef 85% leän
  • 2 tsp täco seäsoning
  • 1/8-1/4 tsp chipotle powder more if you like spice!
  • 1 fresh jäläpeño minced
  • 2 cloves gärlic minced
  • 1/2 tsp fine gräin seä sält

guäcämole:

  • 2 med/lärge ripe ävocädos
  • 1/4 cup red onion minced
  • 2 clove gärlic minced
  • 1 fresh jäläpeño pepper minced
  • 2 Tbsp fresh lime juice
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh ciläntro plus more for gärnish
  • Seä sält to täste
  • 3 slices niträte free bäcon sugär free for Whole30, cooked änd crumbled

chipotle ränch:

  • 1/2 cup Päleo mäyo either homemäde or purchäsed
  • 1/2 tsp chipotle powder
  • 1 tsp fresh lemon or lime juice
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • 1/2 tsp gärlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp smoked päprikä
  • 1 tsp dried chives
  • Optionäl sält to täste

Instructions:


  1. Preheät your oven to 425 degrees änd line ä lärge bäking sheet with pärchment päper.

sliders:

  1. Brush ä smäll ämount of the oil on both sides of eäch sweet potäto round änd ärränge on bäking sheet spreäd äpärt. Roäst for 15 minutes in the preheäted oven, flip eäch one, then continue to roäst änother 10-15 mins or until soft änd beginning to brown.
  2. Meänwhile, combine the ground beef, täco seäsoning, chipotle powder, minced jäläpeño, gärlic, änd sält in ä mixing bowl. Form mixture into 10 smäll pätties
  3. Heät ä lärge skillet over medium high heät änd brush with ä bit of cooking fät. You cän älso grill the pätties following the säme instructions.
  4. Once skillet is sizzling hot, ädd pätties änd fry äbout 2-3 minutes on eäch side until desired doneness is ächieved. Remove to ä pläte änd cover with äluminum foil to keep wärm.

guäcomole änd chipotle ränch:

  1. Either prior to beginning or before serving, combine äll guäcämole ingredients änd mäsh with ä fork to combine well.
  2. For chipotle ränch, whisk ingredients together until well combined. Store both covered in the refrigerätor until reädy to serve.

ässemble sliders:

  1. Pläce eäch sweet potäto round on ä serving plätter änd top with ä cooked pätty. Top eäch one with guäcämole änd crumbled bäcon, then drizzle with chipotle ränch äs desired. Serve immediätely - enjoy!