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Sweet Yam Puffs Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Diane Ciulla
Added: Thursday, January 8, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 large yam, cooked (1 1/2 cup)
1/4 cup butter
1 cup milk, scaled
2 cups flour
1 1/2 cup sugar
1 tsp salt
4 tsp baking powder
1 tsp cinnamon
1/4 tsp nutmeg
1/4 cup allspice
2 cup whole wheat flour
oil for frying

Directions:
Directions:
Mash yam with butter, stir in milk. Sift together flour, sugar, salt, baking powder, cinnamon, nutmeg and allspice. Stir into yam mixture with flour. Dough will be sticky. Cover bowl, refrigerate 1 hour. Pour oil into deep skillet to depth of about 1 1/4". Heat to 360 to 370F. Pat chilled dough out to 1/4" thick on floured board. Cut into rounds with a 2" biscuit cutter. Drop into hot oil a few at a time; fry until golden brown, about 2 1/2 min. Turn with a slotted spoon to brown evenly. Remove to paper towels, cool.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
3 1/2 doz.

 

 

 

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