Light(er) Sweet Potato Mac ‘n Cheese Recipe

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  • Light(er) Sweet Potato Mac ‘n Cheese Recipe
  • Ingredients
  • 1 lb. sweet potato
  • 13 oz. whole wheat elbow-shaped pasta
  • 1 tbsp + 1 tsp olive oil, divided
  • 1/2 medium onion, chopped
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 2 tbsp chopped fresh sage
  • 3 tbsp all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup vegetable broth
  • 2 1/4 cups skim milk
  • 6 oz. sharp white cheddar cheese, grated
  • 1 tbsp Dijon mustard
  • 3/4 tsp ground nutmeg
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp ground pepper
  • 1/3 cup panko breadcrumbs, preferably whole wheat
  • 3 tbsp grated Parmesan cheese


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