Total Time
1hr 10mins
Prep 1 hr
Cook 10 mins

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 3 medium sweet potatoes
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 12 cups dried breadcrumbs
  • vegetable oil (for frying)
  • salt and pepper


  1. Bake the sweet potatoes until tender (about 45 minutess).
  2. Peel potatoes and mash them.
  3. add the egg and bread crumbs and mix well.
  4. drop by tablespoons into 360 degree vegetable oil until brown.
  5. season with salt and pepper.


Most Helpful

Easy and yummy. More like a hush puppy than a puff. I used garlic herb bread crumbs (it was on hand)and it really gave them a good taste. I would imagine this would work extremely well with regular potatoes as well.

Paul DeSimone September 23, 2003

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