Sunday, June 14, 2020

Sweet Potato Avocado Toast with Lemon Basil Chickpea Salad

IMG_2985
Have y'all heard of this novel sugariness white potato toast tendency?! It’sec popping up all over the place. I was intrigued by the thought since I LOVE toast and LOVE sugariness potatoes. And of course I had to get in into an avocado toast variation, because it’sec one of my favorite meals inward the whole Earth. I volition never tire of it. (Haha I know how basic that sounds). This is such a perfect lite lunch or dinner–or fifty-fifty brunch if you lot add a poached egg on pinnacle! The chickpea salad is as well FANTASTIC past itself together with keeps in the refrigerator for several days.

IMG_2968
These as well make a perfect party appetizer that’second super unique in addition to yous tin can easily double the recipe or more to accommodate your needs! I don’t know well-nigh you merely I tend to make similar appetizers for entertaining, in addition to I’m ever trying to think of new ideas.


I am e'er doing a cheeseboard alongside fruit too nuts as well as various spreads/mustards, or so type of crostini or bruschetta-esque matter, this marinated shrimp recipe my mom too I make, together with perhaps more or less type of dip/veggie/or hummus situation. This switches things upwards together with it’sec super salubrious likewise!
IMG_2976
You go tonnnnns of vitamins from the sweet potatoes, good carbs, protein from the chickpeas, in addition to healthy fats from the avocado. Perfectly balanced as well as leaves room for the feta! Because cheese is a necessity in life.


You can make the chickpea salad in advance together with it gets fifty-fifty amend because the flavors marry. You tin also bake the sweet potatoes ahead of fourth dimension, as well as slice + toast them when you’re fix to serve!
IMG_2988
I tend to roast/bake a bunch of sweet potatoes on the weekend to accept during the week. Sometimes I eat them for breakfast alongside sautéed spinach, egg whites + avocado, with yogurt together with nut butter, cut up in salads for lunch, or every bit a side for dinner. I fifty-fifty stuff them sometimes like I’m making a taco or fajita amongst sautéed peppers too onions, grilled chicken, taco marrow, avocado, cilantro, you lot mention it. Super filling likewise. Try it!






Print


Sweet Potato Avocado Toast with Lemon Basil Chickpea Salad






Course

Appetizer, Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch





Prep Time twenty minutes


Cook Time 45 minutes


Total Time ane hr v minutes




Servings v -x toasts


Author Molly (Spices inwards My DNA)




Ingredients





  • 1-two
    sugariness potatoes


  • 1
    fifteen oz. can chickpeas, drained too rinsed


  • ane
    c.
    chopped cucumber


  • one
    T.
    apple cider vinegar


  • zest of ane/two a lemon


  • juice of i lemon


  • i/4
    tsp.
    dried thyme


  • 1
    T.
    extra virgin olive petroleum


  • one/4
    c.
    feta


  • 7-eight
    fresh basil leaves, chopped


  • ane-2
    avocados, sliced


  • salt as well as pepper


  • extra feta, basil, as well as freshly squeezed lemon juice for topping, if desired





Instructions





  1. Preheat oven to 400℉. Pierce sweetness potatoes amongst a fork 5-6 times too home on a foil or parchment lined baking canvass. Bake for 45-l minutes depending on the size of your potatoes. You want them to live on the firmer side.



  2. While potatoes are baking, make the chickpea salad. Add chickpeas, cucumber, apple cider vinegar, lemon juice and zest, thyme, in addition to olive fossil oil in a medium bowl in addition to stir to combine. Stir in feta as well as basil. Season with salt as well as pepper to gustation. Let chill in fridge spell the potatoes complete baking too cooling.



  3. Once potatoes are finished baking, cool for xv-20 minutes. Slice potatoes into i/4'' slices, and then toast in the toaster oven or toaster. I position mine through a brace of cycles. Top sweetness tater "toast" amongst avocado, so the chickpea salad, so an extra squeeze of lemon too sprinkle of feta too basil.








IMG_3029


My new favorite affair.


Do y'all guys love toast together with avocados equally much equally me?



EmoticonEmoticon