Surprisingly I tasted this dish at an all-you-can-eat Brazilian Steak house in Jerusalem, but thought it would be just perfect for my little bit country menu – especially when I saw the bottle of Chili-Garlic sauce on the shelf at my local market. A blend of ground chilies, garlic and vinegar, Chili-Garlic Sauce can usually be found in the Asian section of larger supermarkets (and apparently small Israeli markets as well) and will keep for up to 1 year in the refrigerator after opening.


  • Prep Time : 10 min
  • Cook Time : 20 min
  • Ready Time : 30 min


8 Servings


  • 4 pounds sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into 1-inch cubes or into thin slices
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • White pepper
  • 1 cup Chili-Garlic Sauce click for homemade


1 Preheat oven to 400°F.

2 Spread sweet potatoes evenly on two rimmed baking sheets. Toss with oil and sprinkle with pepper. Roast for 10 minutes.

3 Pour chili-garlic sauce over potatoes. Roast another 10 minutes or until potatoes are tender and browned. with Jamie Geller is the No. 1 kosher food and recipe website, featuring more than 7,000 recipes from Geller, kosher chefs, food bloggers and community members.  The award-winning companion print magazine, published bimonthly, is revolutionizing the way people think about kosher

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