Creamy Spinach Sweet Potato Noodles with Cashew Sauce Recipe | Yummly

Creamy Spinach Sweet Potato Noodles with Cashew Sauce

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Ryan Brill: "Delicious! And surprisingly easy. you dont actual…" Read More
11Ingredients
50Minutes
410Calories
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Ingredients

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  • 1 cup cashews
  • 3/4 cup water (more for soaking)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 4 sweet potatoes (large, spiralized)
  • 2 cups baby spinach
  • 1 handful fresh basil leaves (chives, or other herbs)
  • salt
  • pepper
  • olive oil (for drizzling)
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    NutritionView More

    410Calories
    Sodium20% DV470mg
    Fat42% DV27g
    Protein22% DV11g
    Carbs12% DV37g
    Fiber20% DV5g
    Calories410Calories from Fat240
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat27g42%
    Saturated Fat4.5g23%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol
    Sodium470mg20%
    Potassium760mg22%
    Protein11g22%
    Calories from Fat240
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate37g12%
    Dietary Fiber5g20%
    Sugars7g14%
    Vitamin A320%
    Vitamin C10%
    Calcium8%
    Iron30%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(92)

    Sela Wedlaw a day ago
    my family liked it but personally i thought it needed more flavor so i went off the recipe a bit. if i made it exactly how the recipe told me, it would’ve been too bland
    Ryan Brill 8 days ago
    Delicious! And surprisingly easy. you dont actually need to soak the cashews for two hours.
    Hi! 20 days ago
    My kids loved it. Added extra fresh basil and basil dried herbs.
    Lisa a month ago
    This tasted good, I just wasn't crazy about he texture. Perhaps I didn't cook potatoes long enough.
    Matsy 2 months ago
    We all really enjoyed it!
    Cindy S. 3 months ago
    It was alright but not as great as everyone raved I put three garlic cloves maybe too much?? missing mushrooms and onions to put on top with parmesan cheese as well I think steaming the sweet potatoes first and then frying them
    Moore 3 months ago
    Big hit at dinner. Pleasantly surprised with this dish.
    Kim 4 months ago
    Sweet potato noodles (3mm spiralizer) were not cooked enough after 6-7 min. I cooked them longer, but next time I will add water to the pan to steam them more and prevent them from burning on the bottom. The spinach is key and add more than you think you should.
    Hendricks 5 months ago
    It was absolutely amazing. The cashew sauce was so creamy rich ! The sweet potato noodles tasted exactly like pasta. I’ll be making this over and over again .
    april heimerle 6 months ago
    I used kale instead of spinach & used fresh thyme for the herbs because it’s all I had. I would have opted for fresh rosemary if I’d had it. But, honestly, I’m glad I didn’t because this way turned out surprisingly delicious! Even my boys (3, 5, & 7) kept saying “This is soooooo yummy!” With cashew cream & “sweet noodles” this couldn’t get any better. Thank you for this recipe idea!
    Abrahm 6 months ago
    I added some sauteed sweet onion, bell pepper and broccoli. Amazing! The sauce is incredibly easy and delicious. Will definitely make again
    lara shuler s. 6 months ago
    Made with white sweet potatoes but D E L I C I O U S
    Michael F. 7 months ago
    Easy to make. Loved the flavor!
    Telma P. 7 months ago
    i loved the flavour..i will repeat! the caju sauce was a very good surprise!!!
    Erin 9 months ago
    Delicious! I recommend adding some parmesan on top though
    Melissa Dunnink 10 months ago
    It was tastefull. I found it a bit hard to get tw potatoes crispy. I soaked the Cashew nuts for only 20min and they turned out fine.
    Lauren 10 months ago
    It was really good but I think I might try zucchini noodles next time
    Rachael 10 months ago
    A great tasting dish. Super easy, restaurant quality!
    Tiger Wooster 10 months ago
    it was a nice side. the basil brought the taste out
    Jessalyn a year ago
    I’ve made this countless times. My husband is lactose intolerant and can rarely enjoy pasta. This is the one dish he constantly asks me to make for dinner. I use normal noodles instead of sweet potatoes and I add chicken and bacon to the mix. It’s delicious!
    Stacey a year ago
    Simple and tasty! Mine turned out mushy, but I truly didn't care, because it tasted so good. I served it on a bed of quinoa - yum!
    Sid a year ago
    Great! The sweet potato blends in perfectly and gives the dish great flavor to go along with any spices added.
    Elle a year ago
    Note to self: cook noodles longer & add more spices. I added English peas, nice touch!
    Courtnie a year ago
    I added mushrooms with the sweet potatoes and threw in nutritional yeast and oat milk to the sauce. It was a great and simple recipe. Will make again.
    N a year ago
    rating this low because my spiralizer didn’t work on the sweet potato and nothing came out right, cashew sauce is super good tho and would definitely make again
    megan wall a year ago
    This recipe is way too much work for the result. I also think it needs more protein or solids to balance the mushy. Good flavor.
    Castillejo a year ago
    Added an extra clove of garlic, cayenne pepper, and cilantro to the sauce... so good! Also loved the flavor and texture of the sweet potato noodles (spoodles, anyone??). I did cheat and buy the sweet potatoes already spiralized. Bought two pounds for four servings (they cook down quite a bit, but I did do two separate batches). Will make again.
    Ty Dowdell a year ago
    It is delicious!! I added 1 Tablespoon Cheyenne pepper to the sauce to add a bit of a kick! The 4 potatoes is not enough! Lol... the recipe definitely needs more spinach! I love it!
    Al a year ago
    it was.rwal good thanks
    Rose a year ago
    it was delish.... the sauce was the bomb. Next time i will add more spinach. Substituted cilantro no fresh basil on hand added dried basil. Definitely will fix again, quick n easy.

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