Sweet Potato Pancakes

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INGREDIENTS

½ sweet potato

3 eggs

⅛ tsp baking soda

½ tsp cinnamon

¼ tsp vanilla extract

⅛ tsp salt

DIRECTIONS

Using a knife, cut slits in the sweet potato half for better cooking and cook sweet potato in microwave until very tender (about 4½ minutes). 

Once the sweet potato has cooled, use a fork to mash it until it has the consistency of mashed potatoes. 

In a blender or food processor add sweet potato, eggs, and remaining ingredients and blend until smooth. 

Over medium heat, spray a pan with cooking spray and add a ¼ cup of batter to form a pancake. Cook for 2-3 minutes, then flip and cook the other side for about 2-3 minutes. 

Repeat this to make about 6-7 pancakes. Serve with bananas, berries, and a splash of maple syrup or honey!

Recipe by Brighter Bites

BONUS! READ:
Pancakes for Breakfast by Tomie dePaola

 

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