Baked Sweet Potato Chips

sweetpotatochips-1-3Clearly there is nothing technical about today’s offering but, I think I can just about get away with these…

They are baked and too delicious not to share.

It takes just four ingredients to make these – sweet potatoes, vegetable oil spray, paprika and course sea salt. Adjust the seasoning to suit your taste.sweetpotchips2

sweetpotatochips-1-6These hot sweet potatoes chips are perfect to share at a gathering. Just adjust the quantities to suit your number of guests.

Great for a Halloween Party, or a warming treat for Guy Fawkes Night, these are ever so easy, so I urge you to give them a try.

Baked Sweet Potato Chips

Serves Six


  • 1.3kg sweet potatoes
  • vegetable oil spray
  • sprinkling of paprika, to taste (optional)
  • coarse sea salt, adjust to taste


  1. Preheat the oven to 180 degrees, or Gas Mark 4. Prepare a baking tray by lining with parchment.
  2. Peel the sweet potatoes and chop into chips / finger portions. Lay the potatoes onto the tray and spray with vegetable oil to ensure all visible surfaces are lightly coated. Sprinkle with paprika (optional) and course sea salt to your taste.
  3. Bake for approximately 20 minutes. Remove from the oven, turn the chips over, spray with a little further oil and sprinkle with the seasoning. Return to the oven and bake for a further 20 minutes until crispy.
  4. Once baked, serve immediately.

Source: The Contented Baker


  1. I’m so happy to see sweet potatoes being featured lately – it is one of my favorite standbys and I eat one almost every day. I need to make this very soon…looks delicious and I love that salty bite and paprika on it.

  2. I LOVE sweet potato fries! These look so so good. I really like that you used paprika on them – I’ve never done that before. And that last photo is completely gorgeous!

    • thecontentedbaker says:

      Thanks Ashley for your kind words Ashley! This was a quick post-holiday post. I wasn’t sure how they would be received! 🙂

  3. I’m a sucker for chips! And when they are baked and made of sweet potato, I can gobble up handfuls at a time without guilt! Making them tonight! ^.^ 🙂

  4. This is best time pass chips and i always love to eat it any time.Taste is awesome and yeah in this hand wont get much dirty so its yeah yummy yummy

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