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Sweet Potato Tacos

These vegan tacos are healthy and delicious

Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword almond flour, baking, plant based diet, sweet potato, tacos, vegan
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Resting time 10 minutes
Total Time 55 minutes
Servings 6 Tacos
Calories 225 kcal
Author admin


For The Breaded Sweet Potato Nuggets

  • 1+1/4 cup sweet potato chunks (cut approx 1/2 inch by 1/2 inch)
  • 1/2 cup almond flour
  • 2 Tbsp Coconut flour
  • 1+ 1/2 Tbsp smokehouse maple seasoning (which is a combination of salt, sugar, brown sugar, molasses cane, garlic, onion, paprika, chili powder, orange peel, red bell pepper) 
  • 1/2 Tbsp Black pepper
  • 1/4 Cup coconut milk (full fat, from the can) 
  • 6 whole tortillas

For The Sauce 

  • 1/4 Cup vegan mayonnaise
  • 2 Tbsp yellow mustard
  • 1 Tbsp Agave
  • 1 tsp salt


For The Breaded Sweet Potato Nuggets

  1. Peel and cut up 1 medium/large to large sweet potato into approx 1/2 inch by 1/2 inch pieces (measure should equal approx 1 cup sweet potato pieces) 

  2. preheat the oven to 350 degrees F 

  3. In a medium to large mixing bowl combine 1/2 cup almond flour, 2 tbsp coconut flour, and 1+ 1/2 tbsp smokehouse maple seasoning and whisk until thoroughly combined 

  4. In a separate bowl add the coconut milk

  5. Spray a baking pan or sheet pan with non stick cooking spray 

  6. Spray the sweet potato pieces with non stick cooking spray then toss them in the flour/seasoning mix 

  7. Then dip each sweet potato piece in the coconut milk (coat it completely) then back into the flour/seasoning, then place directly on the baking sheet/pan

  8. Bake breaded sweet potato chunks for 30 minutes 

For The Sauce 

  1. Just combine all ingredients in a small mixing bowl and whisk together vigorously 

  2. Evenly distribute the sweet potato nuggets between 6 tortillas

  3. Drizzle with sauce and add your favorite toppings (avocado, lettuce, etc)

Recipe Notes

I like to fry a little cabbage with olive oil and salt and pepper as a topping as well!