The Best Sweet Potato Black Bean Bowls


Sweet potato black bean bowls are easy to make, packed with flavor and great for lunch or dinner. These sweet potato bowls are also great for meal prep.

Why you will love this recipe

Simple, easy to make

Delicious, healthy ingredients

20 Minutes

Vegan, Gluten Free, Dairy Free


– Sweet potatoes – Olive oil – Spices: Chili powder, cumin, garlic powder, salt – Black beans – Tomato paste – Water – Chili powder, garlic powder, salt – Tomatoes – Cilantro – Avocado – Pickled onions (optional)

Step 1

Cut the sweet potatoes into cubes.  Add sweet potatoes to bowl with olive oil and spices and stir well.


Step 2

Place sweet potatoes in air fryer and roast at 390F for 14-16 minutes. Shake basket regularly.


Step 3

While sweet potatoes are roasting, add black beans, tomato paste, water and spices in skillet.


Step 4

Cook the black beans over medium heat until the sauce thickens and beans are warmed through.


Step 5

Chop the cilantro, sliced the tomatoes and avocado.


Step 6

Once sweet potatoes are done roasting, add sweet potatoes, black beans and toppings to bowl.


– Rice, quinoa or cauliflower rice – Sliced jalapeno or red pepper flakes – Shredded lettuce, kale or cabbage – Protein of choice: eggs, shredded chicken, shrimp – Dairy free nacho cheese

Topping ideas: