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Crispy Sweet Potato Treats

If you love sweet potato fries, you'll want to try this crispy, sweet treat.

food

Crispy Sweet Potato Treats

If you love sweet potato fries, you'll want to try this crispy, sweet treat.

Ingredients

  • 1 sweet potato
  • 3/4 tablespoon butter
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1 tablespoon white sesame seeds
  • Salt
  • Cream cheese
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • Somen noodles, broken into pieces
  • Vegetable oil
  • Maple syrup

Steps

  1. Wrap sweet potato in plastic wrap and microwave for 5 minutes at 600 watts.
  2. Peel off the skin and mash the potato.
  3. Mix in butter, milk, white sesame seeds, and salt, and mash until smooth.
  4. Take a couple of tablespoons of potato mixture into your hand and flatten it out.
  5. Place a dollop of cream cheese in the center and roll it up into a ball, making sure the cream cheese is completely enveloped inside the potato mixture.
  6. Dip the potato ball into the beaten egg, then coat with broken somen noodle pieces.
  7. Cook in hot oil until golden brown and crispy.
  8. Serve with maple syrup.