Yam and sweet potato balls


recipe (adapted from Malaysian Kuehs and Snacks)

Ingredients A (skin)

500g steamed sweet potato (mashed)
250g glutinous rice flour (sifted)
100g sugar
2tbsp wheat starch

Ingredients B (filling)

300g steamed yam (mashed)
100g sugar
50g oil

Filling: Stir fry ingredients B over medium heat until mixture is not sticky, set aside.

Skin: Combine ingredients A and divide into small portions. Wrap in filling and shape into balls.

Fill a sauce pot with oil and heat it up. Drop in yam balls and deep fry till golden brown. Leave to cool before serving.

(I halved the quantity) 

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