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Sweet Potato Treats

Sweet Potato Balls

Sweet Potato Treats


  • 1 small sweet potato
  • 1 dstp chopped sultanas or cranberries
  • Ground almonds – the measure of the potato flesh
  • Rind of half orange
  • 2 squares 85% cocoa chocolate


  • Bake the sweet potato. Allow to cool and then scoop out the flesh into a bowl.
  • Measure the ground almonds accordingly and add to the mashed potato. Add more if necessary to make a soft but pliable mixture.
  • Incorporate the rind and chopped sultanas.
  • Roll into little balls and then top with melted chocolate and chill in fridge.
  • Best kept in fridge but will keep for a good week – they also freeze.

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