Grilled Sweet Potato Fries

This Grilled Sweet Potato Fries recipe is crispy, tasty, healthier, easy, and perfect for summer!

Grilled Sweet Potato Fries | gimmesomeoven.com

Things That I Do Not Dunk: Basketballs.

I dated basketball players in high school and college.  ;)  And stood on the sidelines and rocked it out on dance team and cheered them on.  But I was never coordinated enough to shoot a free throw to save my life.  Me and any sport that includes balls flying through the air do not mix.

Things That I DO Dunk: Chips in salsa.  Apples in peanut butter.  Pretzels in cheese.  Cookies in milk.  And of course, these perfectly grilled sweet potato fries in ketchup or whatever other sauce is nearby.

One just might say they’re a slam dunk of a recipe.  ;)

Grilled Sweet Potato Fries | gimmesomeoven.com

I actually made these this summer for a post with ALDI about grilling healthy side dishes.  So often, it seems that people tend to grill only their main dishes.  But there are so many great sides, apps, and desserts that you can also throw on the grill as well.

These sweet potato fries (or wedges, whatever you’d like to call them) are a great example.

Grilled Sweet Potato Fries | gimmesomeoven.com

They are healthier, made with simple ingredients and good-for-you sweet potatoes that are grilled instead of fried.  They are simple to make, as you just parboil them inside and then finish them on the grill outside.  And they are that perfect mix of sweet and salty, and they’re as good as any sweet potato fry I know.

Grilled Sweet Potato Fries | gimmesomeoven.com

To learn how to make these Grilled Sweet Potato Fries, just pop on over to ALDI’s blog for the recipe.  And then pick up a bag of sweet potatoes and grill ‘em up, and then happily dunk away.  ;)

Grilled Sweet Potato Fries | gimmesomeoven.com

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post from ALDI.  I am partnering with them this year to bring you great recipes with simple ingredients from ALDi, but all opinions are 100% my own as always.  Thanks for supporting the brands that help make this site possible.

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  1. Liz @ I Heart Vegetables — June 20, 2014 @ 5:36 am (#)

    Yum! These look great! Sweet potato fries are my faaaaavorite!

  2. Maryea {happy healthy mama} — June 20, 2014 @ 6:42 am (#)

    Wow! I love sweet potato fries but I’ve never thought of grilling them. Great idea!

  3. Laura @ Raise Your Garden — June 20, 2014 @ 7:19 am (#)

    I’m so guilty of buying the big bag of frozen sweet potato fries from Sam’s Club or BJ’s (how lame is that?)

    Can’t wait to try these instead.

  4. Jenny Flake — June 20, 2014 @ 7:35 am (#)

    Fry perfection! Loooove sweet potato fries! Haven’t tried them grilled before, gotta do it!

  5. Liz Fourez — June 20, 2014 @ 7:43 am (#)

    These sound delicious grilled! How do you always get such perfect white balance in your photos? They are always stunning!!

  6. Liz @ The Lemon Bowl — June 20, 2014 @ 7:52 am (#)

    We love grilling sweet potato fries!! I usually do them in foil pouches though so I’m excited to check out your version!! Mine is (ahem) the lazy version. ;)

  7. Millie l Add A Little — June 20, 2014 @ 9:37 am (#)

    Yum! I love anything sweet potato but never tried grilling them so definitely want to try this out!
    http://youtube.com/addalittlefood

  8. Matt Robinson — June 20, 2014 @ 11:06 am (#)

    I love these so much, how great that they are grilled!

  9. Sarah (@ People, Places & Plates) — June 20, 2014 @ 1:39 pm (#)

    Can never quite get sweet potato fries right…..going to have to try this method!

  10. Krista @ Joyful Healthy Eats — June 20, 2014 @ 3:06 pm (#)

    Love grilled sweet potato fries… totally the best side ever especially during summer grilling season!

  11. Phillip || SouthernFATTY.com — June 20, 2014 @ 4:15 pm (#)

    These look SO lovely grilled!

  12. Jackie {The Beeroness} — June 20, 2014 @ 5:09 pm (#)

    Those look so prefect!

  13. Laura (Tutti Dolci) — June 20, 2014 @ 5:49 pm (#)

    I love sweet potato fries, can’t wait to try these!

  14. Courtney @ Neighborfood — June 21, 2014 @ 10:19 am (#)

    I will take any excuse to eat (and dunk) sweet potato fries, but ESPECIALLY if they’re grilled. Love those perfect grill marks too!

  15. Emily @ Life on Food — June 22, 2014 @ 5:24 am (#)

    I have a big spot in my heart for sweet potato fries. I see these in my future soon.

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