Sweet Potato Beignets

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This recipe was Honorable Mention in the 40 annual Vegetarian Times Recipe contest in 2014. Substitute whole milk and real eggs if desired.

Rating:

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Serves:
6
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Deep Fry

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    mashed cooked sweet potato
  • 1/2 c
    silk pure almond® milk
  • 1 Tbsp
    margarine, melted
  • 1/2 c
    egg substitute
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1 c
    all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 c
    organic sugar
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 3/4 tsp
    baking powder
  • 2 c
    vegetable oil, for frying
  • 2 Tbsp
    spowdered sugar, garnish

How to Make Sweet Potato Beignets

Step-by-Step

  1. Drain and mash canned sweet potato (or boil and mash whole potato).
  2. Mix sweet potato with almond milk, margarine, egg substitute and vanilla until smooth.
  3. In a separate bowl mix flour with sugar, salt and baking powder. Add flour mixture to sweet potatoes and mix.
  4. In a heavy pot heat oil to 365 degrees F. Drop by spoonfuls into hot oil and fry beignets until golden brown. Drain on paper towels.
  5. Serve dusted with powdered sugar. Can serve alone or on a bed of cream sauce of your choice.

Printable Recipe Card

About Sweet Potato Beignets

Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Cajun/Creole
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian



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