Granola-Loaded Sweet Potato Recipe

Next time you’re looking for a wholesome dish, consider our granola-loaded sweet potato recipe with maple syrup and nut butter. With just a handful of ingredients, you can create a meal that satisfies your taste buds and your body’s nutritional needs. It’s a perfect balance of sweet, savory, crunchy, and creamy, and it’s a nutritional powerhouse. The sweet potato is packed with vitamin A, vitamin C, and fiber. 

A Sweet Treat Without Refined Sugars

Little Red Wagon Original granola adds whole grains and nuts, providing healthy fats, protein, and complex carbohydrates. Maple syrup is a natural sweetener with antioxidants and a healthier alternative to refined sugars. Choose your favorite nut butter to round out the flavors.

Whether you choose almond, cashew, or peanut butter, add plant-based protein, healthy fats, and essential vitamins and minerals to your meal. This baked sweet potato recipe has loads of flavor and nutritious ingredients, sure to leave you feeling nourished and satisfied!

Granola Loaded Sweet Potato Ingredients

Feel free to double or triple the ingredients to make more!


  1. Clean the sweet potato and lightly prick it all over with a fork.
  2. Oven roast sweet potato for 45 minutes to 1 hour at 400°F or until it is fork tender.
  3. Once lightly cooled, slice the sweet potato in half.
  4. Mash sweet potato lightly with a fork, keeping it inside the skin.
  5. Place nut butter in a small microwaveable bowl for 10-15 seconds or until pourable.
  6. Sprinkle half of the granola on each side of the potato.
  7. Drizzle maple syrup over both sides of the potato, follow with melted nut butter, and sprinkle on the remaining granola.
  8. Enjoy your granola-loaded sweet potato!