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Sausage and Sweet Potato Breakfast Bowl

This hearty breakfast is both sweet and savory thanks to sweet potatoes and breakfast sausage. It also comes together relatively quickly, so it makes a perfect weekday breakfast when you want to fuel up and get out the door fast.
Course Breakfast
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 2


  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 medium sweet potato peeled and diced
  • 2 green onions diced
  • 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
  • 1/2 pound breakfast sausage
  • 2 cups chopped spinach
  • Sea salt and fresh ground pepper to taste


  1. Heat the oil in a heavy skillet over medium high heat. Add the sweet potato and the green onions, and cook until browned and softened. Add the pepper flakes and stir.
  2. Add the sausage to the pan and cook until no longer pink. Stir in the spinach and cook until wilted. Season with salt and pepper, and serve immediately.