Paleo Jalapeno Burger
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5 from 4 votes

Jalapeno Sliders With Sweet Potato Bun Meal Prep

These sliders have a spicy kick! Made with diced jalapenos and placed on a sweet potato “bun” for Paleo friendly meal on the go!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: Lunch, Main Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Beef, Meal Prep
Servings: 2 meals


  • 1 large cooked sweet potato (about 200g)
  • 1 pound 93% lean ground beef
  • 1 small Jalapeno finely diced
  • 1/2 tsp. Garlic Powder
  • 1/2 tsp. cumin
  • 1 tbsp. olive oil
  • salt & pepper to taste
  • sides as desired


  • Preheat oven to 425 F. Prepare the sweet potato by washing the outside well then slice horizontally into thick slices.
  • Place the sweet potato on a medium baking sheet. Drizzle with extra virgin olive oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  • Place in the oven and bake at 425 F for 20 minutes.
  • While the sweet potato is baking, heat a grill or grill pan to medium heat.
  • Place the ground beef in a large bowl with jalapeno, cumin and garlic powder. Using your hands, break up the meat and mix the ingredients together.
  • Form the mixture into 4 patties.
  • Place on the grill and cook 4 minutes then flip and cook another 4 minutes for a medium-well slider.
  • Remove the sweet potatoes from the oven and sliders from the grill.
  • Transfer to 2 meal prep containers and place 2 burgers in each one along with roasted sweet potato “buns” and your desired sides!


Nutrition Per Meal:
48g Protein, 23g Fat, 21g Carbs, 483 calories
Recipe Courtesy Of SkinnyFitALicious