Tag: sweet potato

Sweet Potato Pie Empanadas

Ingredients: for the dough: 3 cups flour 3/4 cup butter 1/4 to 1/2 cup cold water tablespoon sugar pinch salt for the filling: 2 1/2 cups mashed sweet potatoes (cooled, can be made ahead of time) 2 eggs 1/4 cup (homemade) vanilla bean infused rum (or 1 tablespoon vanilla) 1/2 […]

Slow Cooker Japanese Beef & Sweet Potato Curry Rice

Ingredients: 1 1/4 lb cubed stew beef 1 onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, grated 2 tablespoons grated fresh ginger 1 large Russet potato, cubed 3 carrots, cut into 1/2-inch chunks 1 large Murasaki sweet potato, cubed 2 tablespoons tomato paste 2 tablespoons Japanese curry powder (like S & B Oriental […]

Sweet Potato & Cream Cheese Pie

Ingredients: 3 cups mashed roasted, sweet potatoes or yams 8 oz cream cheese, at room temperature 1/2 cup sugar 1 egg, at room temperature 1 teaspoon Saigon cinnamon 1 tablespoon dark rum 1/4 teaspoon allspice 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg Directions: Preheat oven to 375. In a large bowl, combine all ingredients […]

Sweet Potato Chip Pie Crust

Ingredients: 2 cups flour 1 cup crushed sweet potato chips* 3/4 cup cold butter, sliced 1/4-1/2 cup cold water pinch nutmeg pinch ginger Directions: Preheat oven to 350. Place flour, spices and potato chips in a food processor and pulse once or twice to mix. Add the butter and pulse […]

Sweet Potato Rolls

Ingredients: for the rolls: 4 cups flour 1 cup mashed roasted sweet potato 1/3 cup lukewarm water 1/4 cup butter, melted and cooled slightly 1/4 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoons salt 1 oz dry yeast 2 eggs, at room temperature Directions: In a large mixing bowl, sprinkle the yeast on the […]

Sweet Potato Muffins

Ingredients:1 egg1 1/4 cup mashed plain sweet potato*1 cup whole wheat flour1 cup flour1/2 cup dark brown sugar1/2 cup buttermilk1/4 cup canola oil1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder1 teaspoon baking soda1 teaspoon vanilla1 teaspoon cinnamon1/4 teaspoon salt1/4 teaspoon ground orange peel1/8 teaspoon cloves1/8 teaspoon nutmeg optional: Demerara sugar for sprinkling Directions: […]

Sweet Potato Cupcakes

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cup flour 2/3 cup light brown sugar 2/3 cup milk 2/3 cup cooked sweet potatoes*, at room temperature 6 tablespoons butter, at room temperature 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon 1/8 teaspoon mace 1/8 teaspoon allspice […]

Ginger Spiced Sweet Potato Pie

Ingredients:3 sweet potatoes or yams, peeled, boiled and mashed2 inch piece of ginger, peeled and grated1/4 cup sweetened condensed milk1/4 cup sugar1/4 cup light brown sugar1 egg, at room temperature1 tablespoon butter, melted1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon vanilla1/4 teaspoon nutmeg pecan halves for decoration Directions: Preheat oven to 375. In […]