Stuffed sweet potatoes




1 hour 30 min

A roasted sweet potato loaded with spiced black beans and creamy avocado.

Serves 4

  • 4 sweet potatoes, scrubbed
  • 1 12oz bottle JUST Egg
  • or
  • 4 JUST Egg Folded
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil, divided
  • 1 medium onion, diced
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • ¾ cup cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 1 teaspoon smoked paprika
  • 1 teaspoon dried thyme
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ¼ teaspoon ground pepper
  • ¼ teaspoon cayenne (optional)
  • 1 ½ cups black beans
  • 2 green onions, sliced thin
  • 1 avocado, sliced or cubed
  • Lemon wedges
  • Hot sauce


  • Parchment paper

  • Oven

  • Nonstick skillet

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Bake the potatoes


Preheat oven to 425°F. Scrub the potatoes clean. Prick each potato in several places with a fork and rub with a bit of oil. Roast on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper for 45–60 minutes. Test for doneness with a fork or small knife; the potatoes should be tender all the way through the middle.

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Make the spiced beans


In a small bowl, combine the spice blend: the paprika, dried thyme, salt, pepper, and cayenne. Heat a skillet over medium-high heat and add 1–2 teaspoons of olive oil. Sauté the onion until softened, about 5 minutes. Add the minced garlic and sauté for another minute, until fragrant. Add the cherry tomatoes and cook until broken down slightly, another 3–5 minutes. Sprinkle the spice blend in and mix to combine. Finally, add the black beans and heat everything through. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Set aside and keep warm.

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Scramble the JUST Egg


Warm a bit of oil or butter in small, non-stick skillet over medium-low heat. Pour in the JUST Egg and scramble like an egg. Use a small, stiff rubber spatula to stir occasionally, while still letting the JUST Egg heat evenly and set. Once the liquid is cooked through, remove from the heat.

If using JUST Egg Folded, heat according to package directions, then chop or tear into small chunks.

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Stuff the potatoes


Once cool enough to handle, split the roasted sweet potatoes down the center. Stuff each with desired amount of spiced beans and scrambled JUST Egg. Top with sliced avocado, a sprinkle of green onions, your favorite hot sauce and a squeeze of fresh lemon juice.

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