Roasted sweet potatoes can definitely make a tasty Paleo meal, they just need a little extra protein. Make a big batch of ground beef to keep in your fridge, then use some to top off this healthy Paleo recipe.

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Beef-Filled Sweet Potatoes

Ingredients

Directions

  • In a large saucepan combine Big Batch Ground Beef, cranberries, broth, and cinnamon. Bring to boiling, stirring occasionally. Transfer to airtight storage containers. Cover and chill up to 4 days. Heat through before serving. Serve over sweet potato halves and top with walnuts and green onions.

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*Tip

For roasted sweet potatoes, preheat oven to 375°F. Scrub two 10-oz. sweet potatoes. Prick all over with a fork. Bake 40 to 45 minutes or until a paring knife is easily inserted into potatoes. Remove and cool. Cut in half lengthwise; mash slightly with a fork. Transfer to an airtight container. Cover and chill up to 4 days. To reheat, place 1 sweet potato half on a plate and microwave 45 to 60 seconds or until heated through.

Nutrition Facts (Beef-Filled Sweet Potatoes)

480 calories; 24 g total fat; 6 g saturated fat; 7 g polyunsaturated fat; 8 g monounsaturated fat; 72 mg cholesterol; 348 mg sodium. 869 mg potassium; 42 g carbohydrates; 6 g fiber; 18 g sugar; 26 g protein; 1 g trans fatty acid; 14566 IU vitamin a; 6 mg vitamin c; 0 mg thiamin; 0 mg riboflavin; 6 mg niacin equivalents; 1 mg vitamin b6; 40 mcg folate; 2 mcg vitamin b12; 84 mg calcium; 4 mg iron;

Big Batch Ground Beef

Ingredients

Directions

  • In a very large skillet cook and stir ground beef, onion, and garlic over medium-high about 10 minutes or until no pink remains. Drain off fat. Stir in salt and pepper.

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Nutrition Facts (Big Batch Ground Beef )

170 calories; 10 g total fat; 4 g saturated fat; 0 g polyunsaturated fat; 4 g monounsaturated fat; 53 mg cholesterol; 186 mg sodium. 283 mg potassium; 3 g carbohydrates; 1 g fiber; 1 g sugar; 15 g protein; 1 g trans fatty acid; 10 IU vitamin a; 2 mg vitamin c; 0 mg thiamin; 0 mg riboflavin; 3 mg niacin equivalents; 0 mg vitamin b6; 8 mcg folate; 1 mcg vitamin b12; 21 mg calcium; 2 mg iron;

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