Spiced Coconut Sweet Potato


  • 1 Onion, chopped
  • 3 Garlic Cloves, crushed
  • 2 Large Chillies, finely chopped
  • 1 teasp Ground Turmeric
  • 1 teasp freshly grated Root Ginger
  • Salt and Black Pepper
  • 1 tbsp Soy Sauce
  • 240ml/8fl.oz. Coconut Milk
  • 360ml/12fl.oz. Water
  • 1 tbsp Lemon Juice
  • 450g/1lb Sweet Potato, peeled and sliced


  1. Place all the ingredients, except the sweet potatoes, in a large saucepan, bring to a boil while stirring, then reduce the heat and simmer for 5 minutes.
  2. Add the sweet potato, mix well and simmer for 15-20 minutes or until the potatoes are tender. Serve hot.