Sweet Potato Balls

Shy Strawberry


These delicious sweet potato balls are a fantastic, easy and healthy starter recipe. They’re vegan, gluten free and can be frozen to be saved for another day.

You could also serve these as a nutritious and delicious side dish if you’d prefer.


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10 Min
45 Min


  • 2
    sweet potatoes
  • 15 g
  • 1
    shallot, finely chopped
  • 2 Tbsp
    coconut milk
  • 1 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 1 tsp
  • 2 Tbsp
    flax seed

How to Make Sweet Potato Balls


  1. Preheat the oven to 200C/390F.
    Peel and chop the sweet potatoes and place in a pan of boiling water. Simmer for 20 minutes (until softened).
  2. Drain the potatoes, then mash with the coconut milk.
    Mix in the rest of the ingredients (except for the flax seed), then form into small balls.
  3. Sprinkle the flax seed on top of the balls, then bake for 20-25 minutes.

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