Sweet Potato Chicken Skillet

6 Servings
50 min

This easy sweet potato chicken skillet is a delicious and simple dinner recipe that everyone will love. A great weeknight meal to make, try out this sweet potato chicken recipe!

One of the best ways to use sweet potatoes is this great skillet recipe. You can also try out Savory Sweet Potato Bites, this Sweet Potato Salad Recipe, or one of our fan favorites Ground Turkey Sweet Potato Skillet!

Sweet potatoes are a great option along with the boneless skinless chicken breasts if you are on Weight Watchers! More info on that below and be sure to check out some other tasty sweet potato recipes below if you have a bunch you need to use up with this week’s meal plan!

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Adding the corn to the sweet potato chicken skillet.

Adding the onions to the sweet potato chicken skillet.

Finished sweet potato chicken skillet ready to serve.

Melting the cheese on the sweet potato chicken skillet.

Pin showing the finished sweet potato skillet recipe ready to serve.

Sweet Potato Chicken Skillet
Recipe details
  • 6  Servings
  • Prep time: 20 Minutes Cook time: 30 Minutes Total time: 50 min
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  • 1 ½ lb. Boneless skinless chicken breast cut into pieces
  • 2 Tbsp. Olive oil
  • 1 Onion chopped
  • 2 Sweet potatoes pre-boiled until crisp tender and cut into cubes
  • 1 Can black beans drained and rinsed
  • 1 C. Corn
  • 1 Can diced green chilis
  • ½ C. Salsa
  • 2 tsp. Taco seasoning
  • 1 tsp. Oregano
  • ½ tsp. Garlic powder
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 C. Taco blend cheese
  • Chopped parsley or cilantro for garnish

Add the oil to a skillet over medium high heat.
In a bowl, combine the taco seasoning, garlic powder, oregano and salt and pepper to taste.
Place the chicken into the skillet with ½ the seasoning mixture. Saute until cooked about halfway.
Mix the onions into the skillet, and saute until softened and the chicken is cooked through.
Add the sweet potatoes, corn, chilis, salsa and beans into the skillet along with the remaining seasoning. Stir to combine, and saute for another 5 minutes.
Remove the skillet from the heat, sprinkle with the cheese and allow it to melt before serving.
Michele Brosius
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  • Roswitha Roswitha on May 17, 2022

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