2 med sweet potatoes, peeled
2 tbsp good olive oil
1 tbsp light brown sugar
1/2 tsp salt, plus extra for sprinking
1/2 freshly ground pepper
Preheat the oven to 450 degrees.
Halve the sweet potatoes lengthwise and cut each half into 3 long spears. Place them on a sheet pan and toss with olive oil. spread the potatoes in one layer. Combine the brown sugar, salt, and pepper and sprinkle on the potatoes. bake for 15 minutes and then turn with spatula.
Bake for anothe 5 to 10 minutes, until lightly browned. Sprinkle lightly with the salt and serve hot.