Chipotle Shrimp Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes
Chipotle Shrimp Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes
  • prep: 20 min
  • cook: 1 hr 15 min
  • total: 1 hr 35 min
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  • Summary

    These plump sweet potatoes are stuffed with a spicy chipotle mixture and topped with chipotle shrimp in a velvety sauce. This dish makes a delicious and filling dinner entrée.

    Ingredients

    • 2 large sweet potatoes (look for ones that are shaped like a fat oval)
    • 2 tablespoons olive oil
    • 1/2 teaspoon cumin
    • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
    • 1 teaspoon brown sugar
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 2 tablespoons butter
    • 2 tablespoons half & half
    • 2 tablespoon chopped chipotles in adobo sauce
    • 2 teaspoon of adobo sauce from can
    • 1 (7 ounce) can chipotle peppers in adobo sauce, minus what was used above
    • 3/4 pound medium shrimp, deveined with tails and shells removed
    • 2 teaspoons minced garlic
    • salt
    • 1 1/2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
    • 1 1/2 tablespoons unsalted butter
    • chopped cilantro and sour cream for garnish

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 2
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 809 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 39 g 60.66%
    • Saturated Fat: 16 g 79.65%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 59 mg 19.55%
    • Sodium: 2125 mg 88.52%
    • Calcium: 112 mg 11.23%
    • Potassium: 997 mg 28.5%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 4 mg 24.33%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 98 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 9 g 37.34%
    • Sugar: 16 g
    • Protein: 14 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 3 g
    • Vitamin A 749.48%
    • Vitamin C 60.49%
    • Vitamin D 0.08%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat7
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch6
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total3 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total1 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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